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Our team of conveyancing solicitors and paralegals at Stuart & Stuart strive to make sure that your property transactions are completed as swiftly and straightforwardly as possible.

We pride ourselves on our reputation for clear, straightforward advice delivered in plain English. As well as a professional and personal service, we offer value for money, providing fixed-fee services wherever possible. Please speak with a member of our conveyancing team to discuss your transaction today.

Help to Buy (Scotland)

Help to Buy (Scotland) offers financial support to buyers through a shared equity scheme funded by the Scottish Government. Eligible buyers are provided with up to 20% of the purchase price of their new home providing specific requirements are met.

The property must be a new build home built by a participating homebuilding company with at least 80% of the purchase price being covered by the prospective buyers. There are also strict rules regarding the value of the property and the scale of any mortgage being taken to facilitate the purchase.

Our team of conveyancing solicitors and paralegals can provide advice and guidance when purchasing your home through Help to Buy (Scotland), as well as making sure that you are fully informed about your rights and obligations under the scheme.

Remortgaging your home

Remortgaging is the process of moving your mortgage from your current lender to a new one. There are a variety of reasons why property owners would want to remortgage their property. You might be looking to get a better deal on your current mortgage, borrow more money, or your circumstances may have changed (for example following a divorce).

Stuart & Stuart can provide all the assistance you need to make sure that remortgaging your property goes as smoothly as possible.

Transfer of Equity

Transfer of equity is the process whereby the legal ownership of a property is changed. You might choose to do this because a property is being transferred to another member of your family, because you want to gift the whole property or a share of the property to another person or because your living arrangements have changed (perhaps following a divorce or a death).

Our team of conveyancing solicitors can help you with this process as straightforwardly as possible. Instructing a skilled and knowledgeable team can make sure that you are fully aware of the legal implications of a transfer of equity. If required, we can also liaise with colleagues in our private client department who can advise you on relevant estate planning, Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax considerations.

Contact our Conveyancing Solicitors in Edinburgh, Bonnyrigg and Penicuik

Our team of conveyancing solicitors and paralegals in Edinburgh, Bonnyrigg and Penicuik are friendly, approachable and on hand to answer any questions you may have from the earliest stage. Our knowledge, expertise and attention to detail mean that our clients will have a professional and effective service.

Contact us today on 0131 222 9975 or complete our online enquiry form.

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The professional service provided by Stuart and Stuart was first class throughout. I’m very grateful that you made it as stress free and as simple as possible. You were friendly, professional and got all the important bits done behind the scenes. Thank you and well done!
Stuart Craig

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