Selling Your Home

We have prepared this guide to explain the conveyancing procedure and what happens at any particular stage. No two transactions are ever entirely the same but they all follow a similar format and we hope that this will help you understand what we will do and what you need to do.

Hill & Abbott will:

  • Obtain your title deeds and details of the amount to repay your mortgage (if appropriate)
  • Prepare and send out the contract papers to your Buyers Solicitors
  • Deal with any additional enquiries
  • Send the agreed contract to you for signature
  • Agree completion date with all parties

Whilst you need to:

  • Instruct an agent and find a buyer!
  • Complete property information forms and fixtures and fittings list and return to us together with details of any mortgages on your property
  • Assist with replying to any enquiries as necessary
  • Obtain removal quotations
  • Sign and return contract

Exchange of Contract

Hill & Abbott will:

  • Contracts exchanged and deposit handed over
  • Request final details of amount to repay mortgage and estate agents
  • Prepare a financial statement
  • Approve final transfer document

Whilst you need to:

  • Buildings insurance on risk
  • Confirm removal company booking
  • Sign and return transfer to us before completion

Completion

Hill & Abbott will:

  • Receive monies from Buyers Solicitors
  • Pay outstanding mortgage
  • Pay estate agent
  • Send balance of funds to you or put towards purchase property
  • Send title deeds to Buyers Solicitors

Whilst you need to:

  • Read meters and hand keys to agents
  • MOVE OUT

With our free initial telephone conversation and no hidden costs policy, finding out more about your remortgaging options is straightforward. Call us today on 0800 633 5543

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Burgundy Court
64-66 Springfield Rd
Chelmsford
CM2 6JY

01245 258 892

enquiries@hill-abbott.co.uk

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