Most people would agree that buying, selling or remortgaging a property can be a stressful experience. It therefore makes sense to use the fixed fee professional services of our expenrienced conveyancing team at Owen White & Catlin LLP.
Areas of work
We can help you with:
- Buying and selling houses or flats
- Leasehold Enfranchisement
- Shared ownership
- Transfer of equity
- Lease Extensions
- Equity Release
- Buy to Let
Why choose us?
Owen White and Catlin have many years’ experience of helping people buy, sell and remortgage property. We have a team of friendly, professional staff with the necessary expertise to ensure that your transaction is managed and controlled in an efficient manner.
We will provide you with a quote containing one figure to cover all the work necessary to complete your transaction with no hidden extras. Our approach is to provide a personal service which combines professionalism, speed and efficiency in order to help you achieve your objectives.
The process of buying and selling a house is more regulated now than ever before. Recent changes in the Law seeking to prevent money laundering and the increasingly detailed requirements of mortgage companies, have changed the way conveyancers operate. At Owen White & Catlin LLP, our aim is to meet these challenges while still providing the personal service which our clients value so much.
Breaking Budget News for First-Time Buyers
Stamp duty Changes. SDLT abolished for first-time buyers of property up to £300,000. To help those in London and other expensive areas the first £300,000 of the cost of a £500,000 purchase by all first-time buyers will be exempt with the remaining £200,000 incurring 5% stamp duty.
This reduction takes place immediately in England Wales and Northern Ireland. It will not apply in Scotland unless the Scottish Government decides to follow suit.