Conveyancing guides - Taylor&Emmet LLP | Sheffield Solicitors

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It may be at this stage that you need some information about various aspects of your proposed purchase. We have produced a series of Guides on a number of topics in order to help you through the maze that is the property purchase process. If you click on the links below, you will find guides to:

Important documents relating to your house move.


  

Looking After Your Move

Your Guide to Buying and Selling Your Home

  

Guide to Searches and Surveys

When you buy any property in England and Wales there is a huge amount of information that has to be obtained about the property.

  

Guide to Environmental Matters

Some of the main causes of concern for buyers of residential property are: • Land Contamination • Flooding • Landfill • Mining / subsidence • The existence of Radon (a naturally occurring radioactive gas)

  

Stamp Duty Land Tax ("SDLT") Guide

Stamp Duty Land Tax is a tax payable by anyone purchasing or taking a lease of property, whether residential or commercial, if the value of the transaction is above a certain minimum value.

  

Your Guide to Buying a Property in Joint Names

When two or more people are buying a property together, a very important decision must be made by them as to the type of co-ownership they wish to put in place.

  

Glossary of Conveyancing Terms

A brief explanation of some legal and other terms used in residential property Conveyancing transactions.