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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Battlesbridge

What is the difference between a licensed conveyancer and conveyancing solicitor in Battlesbridge

There are two types of lawyers who can perform conveyancing in Battlesbridge namely licenced conveyancers or solicitors. Both professionals provide conveyancing services that you need to complete the sale or purchase of property. They are both obliged to carry out Battlesbridge conveyancing on similar standards and guidelines so you can be sure that your conveyancing will be properly carried out and that the requirements and steps will be accurately taken.

I am helping my aunt sell her property in Battlesbridge. Does the solicitor commission the energy assessment or it is for the seller to coordinate?

After the abolition of HIPs, EPC’s was retained a compulsory part of selling a house. An EPC should be to hand prior to the property being advertised. This is not something that lawyers normally arrange. If you are using a Battlesbridge conveyancing lawyer they may help arrange energy assessments due to their contacts with long established Battlesbridge providers

Can I be sure that the Battlesbridge conveyancing solicitor on the Nottingham panel is any good?

When it comes to conveyancing in Battlesbridge seeking recommendations is a sensible start. Before you go ahead, check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also, you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more, will often provide a better service than one advertising the lowest fees. We would always suggest that you speak with the solicitor handling your conveyancing.

I need some expedited conveyancing in Battlesbridge as I have a deadline to complete in less than 2 weeks. Luckily I do not need a mortgage. Can I avoid the conveyancing searches to save money and time?

If.Given you are not getting a mortgage you have the choice not to have searches conducted although no conveyancer would recommend that you don't. Drawing on our experience of conveyancing in Battlesbridge the following are instances of what can crop up and therefore affect market value: Enforcement Notices, Overdue Fees, Overdue Grants, Road Schemes,...

Just bought a terraced house in Battlesbridge , What is the estimated time for the Land Registry to register the transfer to my name? My Battlesbridge conveyancing solicitor has been painfully slow, so I want to be certain that my purchase is registered.

As far as conveyancing in Battlesbridge registration is no quicker or slower than the rest of England and Wales. Rather than based on location, timeframes can vary depending on who lodges the application, whether there are errors and if the Land registry need to notify any interested persons or bodies. Currently in the region of three quarters of such applications are fully addressed in less than three weeks but occasionally there can be protracted hold-ups. Registration takes place once the purchaser has moved in to the property thus post completion formalities is not always top priority but where there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your lawyers must communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for an expedited registration.

Is it possible to swap solicitor as I have to find a firm on the Accord Mortgages Ltd conveyancing panel. I hired a family conveyancing solicitor in Battlesbridge five minutes from me but the firm is not accepted by Accord Mortgages Ltd

It would be our pleasure to assist you select a conveyancing solicitor in Battlesbridge on the Accord Mortgages Ltd panel. Please note that the law firms that we list do not pay us commission if you instruct them and are registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Battlesbridge. In utilising search facility on this site, you can contrast costs for conveyancing solicitors in Battlesbridge and beyond.

Last May I purchased a leasehold house in Battlesbridge. Am I liable to pay service charges relating to a period prior to my ownership?

In a situation where the service charge has already been demanded from the previous lessee and they have not paid you would not usually be personally liable for the arrears. However, your landlord may still be able to take action to forfeit the lease. A critical element of leasehold conveyancing for your conveyancer to be sure to have an up to date clear service charge receipt before completion of your purchase. If you have a mortgage this is likely to be a requirement of your lender.

If you purchase part way through an accounting year you may be liable for charges not yet demanded even if they relate to a period prior to your purchase. In such circumstances your conveyancer would normally arrange for the seller to set aside some money to cover their part of the period (usually called a service charge retention).

I am the registered owner of a ground floor flat in Battlesbridge, conveyancing was carried out half a dozen years ago. How much will my lease extension cost? Equivalent properties in Battlesbridge with a long lease are worth £179,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £65 levied per year. The lease ceases on 21st October 2080

With only 57 years unexpired we estimate the premium for your lease extension to be between £26,600 and £30,800 plus professional fees.

The figure above a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we cannot give you a more accurate figure without more comprehensive investigations. Do not use the figures in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt additional issues that need to be considered and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not take any other action based on this information without first seeking the advice of a professional.

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