Moving home is one of the most stressful and expensive events in everyday life. This practical guide explains the process of buying and selling in Scotland, outlining the various options open to people and explaining the factors to be considered at every stage. This book helps people to consider whether to move in the first place, what they can afford, and what they should look for in terms of space, location and facilities. It then explains: what is involved in buying and selling a home; mortgages; surveys and valuations; the conveyancing process. Finally, it provides invaluable tips on surviving the actual move itself.If you are taking out a mortgage, your lender will not, as a general rule, agree to you doing your own conveyancing. It is therefore safer to use a solicitor or a qualified conveyancer to do the work. Traditionally, solicitors have carried out the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Moving Home in Scotland|
|Author||:||Derek Manson-Smith, Scottish Consumer Council|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2006|