A law firm that has been offering expert legal help and advice to individuals and businesses in and around Christchurch and New Milton for more than forty years.
At Dixon Stewart our priorities are to progress your property transaction as quickly as possible and ensure that you are kept fully informed throughout.
Our team has over 70 years of collective experience in delivering high quality property work.
We know moving house can be a stressful time. Our many years of experience and expertise will lift that stress.
The precise stages involved in the sale of a residential property vary according to the circumstances. However, below are some key stages of the process:
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Managing agents charge a fee for providing replies to standard enquiries relating to the management of a building or estate. These fees are not within our control, as they are set by the managing agent.
The precise stages involved in the purchase of a residential property vary according to the circumstances. However, below are some key stages of the process:
Payments vary from property to property. Once we have sight of your documents, we will be able to give you a more accurate figure.
From the time which the offer is accepted and you have also confirmed your instructions to us the average transaction takes between 8 and 12 weeks.
There are many different factors involved in the buying and selling of property. For instance, the number of parties involved in any chain of transactions. First time buyers, new builds and any lease extensions which are needed all add to the process even if your transaction is fairly straight forward.
We can deal with the work required to complete the re-mortgage of your home including the registration at the Land Registry.
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) this is charged depending on the value of the property purchased click this link for more information https://www.gov.uk/stamp-duty-land-tax
For Land Registry fees for registering your purchase please see link https://www.gov.uk/guidance/hm-land-registry-registration-services-fees
Please use the quote generator on our fees page for a more detailed breakdown with no obligation
Our standard quoted fixed fee assumes that:
However, it is extremely rare that at Dixon Stewart we step outside the quoted fee even if your matter becomes more complex. We always put the service to our clients at the forefront of the delivery of our legal services.