I own a freehold premises in Abercynon but still invoiced for rent, why is this and what is this?
It is rare for properties in Abercynon and has limited impact for conveyancing in Abercynon but some freehold properties in England (particularly common in North West England) pay an annual sum known as a Chief Rent or a Rentcharge to a third party who has no other legal interest in the land.
Rentcharge payments are usually between £2.00 and £5.00 per year. Rentcharges date back hundreds of years, but the Rent Charge Act 1977 barred the establishment of new rentcharges from 1977 onwards.
Old rentcharges can now be redeemed by making a lump sum payment under the Act. Any rentcharges that are still in existence post 2037 will be extinguished.
What is the optimum way to check that the solicitor carrying out my conveyancing in Abercynon is on the lender’sconveyancing panel? I am looking to avoid the situation of having one lawyer for me and one for Santander thus spending £187.00 plus VAT in further legal charges.
You should take advantage of the find a conveyancing panel solicitor tool on this web page. Please choose the lender and type ‘Abercynon’ or your preferred area and you will discover a number of lawyer offices in Abercynon or nearest you.
Have just purchased a probate house at auction in Abercynon. Conveyancing is required. What is next?
Now that you have legally bound yourself to purchase you will need to choose a conveyancing lawyer quickly as you will have a fast approaching deadline in which to complete the transaction. Every auction property will ordinarily have a corresponding legal set of papers. This will include most,if not all of the documents that your solicitor will need. If you have purchased leasehold property the legal papers should provide a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and associated conveyancing documentation specific to leasehold premises. You need to pass this on to your appointed conveyancing solicitor as soon as possible. Do make sure that you have funds organised to complete on the on the contractual date .
Last month we had a mortgage agreed in principle with HSBC. Abercynon conveyancing solicitors were appointed. What is the average time that one could expect to receive a mortgage offer from HSBC?
There is no definitive answer here. Have HSBC conducted the valuation? Have you advised HSBC as to your lawyers' details and checked that your lawyers are on the HSBC conveyancing panel? It is not unusual for a mortgage offer to take a month to come through.
After months of negotiation I have agreed a price on a house in Abercynon. My mortgage broker recommended their conveyancers. I paid an advanced payment of £200. Not long after, the solicitor called me to say that they were not on the Aldermore conveyancing panel. Am I right in thinking that I should be due a refund?
You should be able to recover this from the law firm if they were not on the Aldermore panel. They should have asked at the outset which lender you were obtaining a mortgage with. An important lesson to readers of this site is to check that the lawyers are on the appropriate lender panel.
How simple is it to change firm as I have to appoint one who is on the Godiva Mortgages Ltd conveyancing panel. I instructed a high street conveyancing solicitor in Abercynon five minutes from me but he is not approved by Godiva Mortgages Ltd
It would be our pleasure to assist you find a conveyancing solicitor in Abercynon on the Godiva Mortgages Ltd panel. Please note that the solicitors that we on the directory do not pay us commission if you instruct them and are registered with the SRA who regulate all conveyancing solicitors in Abercynon. Using search facility on this page, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Abercynon.
I need to find a conveyancing solicitor for freehold conveyancing in Abercynon. I have discover a web site which seems to have the ideal solution If there is a chance to get all formalities done via email that would be preferable. Should I be wary? What are the potential pitfalls?
As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?