I was advised yesterday by my mortgage adviser that my Aston the law firm I have appointed is not on the bank Conveyancing panel. How can I check?
Your first step should be to call your Aston conveyancer. You lawyer should advise you what has happened. If they are not on the panel they may be able to suggest a Aston conveyancing firm that is on the conveyancing panel for your bank.
I am acquiring a house without a mortgage in Aston. I have been residing for the last 20 years in Aston. Conveyancing searches are exorbitant. Given that I have knowledge of the area and road very well must I have all the conveyancing searches?
In the absence of a home loan, then all but one or two of the Aston conveyancing searches are non-obligatory. Your solicitor will 'advise', no-doubt strongly, that you should have searches done, but she is duty bound to do this. One thing to consider; if you are intend to sell the house in the future, it could be of importance to your future purchaser what the searches disclose. There are plenty of instances where premises with no practical issues can still reveal unexpected search results. A competent conveyancing solicitor in Aston should be able to give you some practical guidance concerning this.
About to place an offer on a leasehold flat in Aston. The selling agents tell me that it is the norm for flats in Aston to have less than 75 years unexpired on the lease. I am taking out a mortgage with Accord Mortgages. Is this going to be a problem if the lease has Seventy One years to go.
Most leasehold conveyancing experts should be able to deal with a lease extension. if you are obtaining a mortgage then your lender may insist that the lease be extended before competition. Accord Mortgages have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 29/7/2021 the requirements read as follows :
I am downsizing from my home. My former conveyancers have shut. I would be grateful for any recommendation of a conveyancing firm. Im based in Aston if that affects matters.
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I have been sourcing a conveyancing solicitor in Aston for my home move. Can I review a firm’s record with the legal regulator?
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