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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Beacon Hill

What is the best way to find the right lawyer to supply a high level service for our conveyancing in Beacon Hill?

First ask the people you trust whom they would seek assistance from.

Second, use a comparison service on the web for conveyancing in Beacon Hill. Call two or three from the list and ask them to forward you their conveyancing costs illustrations and discuss your needs with the solicitor who will conduct the conveyancing ahead ofcommitting.

Third is to make use of this site to help you find the right solicitors taking into account your own expectations including location,timings, complications and who the proposed mortgage company is. Don't take the bait of low cost conveyancing in Beacon Hill

I have given 8 weeks notice to my existing landlord and must be out of my rented property in Beacon Hill by the end of next month. Conveyancing on my purchase has just started. How realistic is it to complete in 5 weeks as don't want to have to move into temporary accommodation?

The normal practice is not to provide notice on a rental until your lawyer suggests that you should. If you have not previously done so, speak to your conveyancer and request that they seek the assistance the sellers side, try to get a realistic time scale from them that all parties will work towards

Do all mortgage companies provide you with an approved list of Beacon Hill conveyancing solicitors? How do you know who is on the Santander conveyancing panel?

Beacon Hill conveyancing firms themselves provide us confirmation that they are on the Santander conveyancing panel as opposed to being supplied with a list from Santander directly.

A relative pointed out to me me that in buying a property in Beacon Hill there could be various restrictions as to what one can do in terms of external changes to a property. Is this right?

We are aware of anumerous of properties in Beacon Hill which have some sort of restriction or requirement of consent to execute external changes. Part of the conveyancing in Beacon Hill should determine what restrictions are applicable and advising you as part of a ROT that should be sent to you.

I am due to move home in April. Will my conveyancing solicitor liaise with the removal company on the completion day. On a separate note, can you suggest a removal company in Beacon Hill. Conveyancing firm was chosen prior to coming across this site.

On the afternoon of completion you will need to collect the keys from your selling agent however this can only be done once the sellers conveyancers confirm to the agent that they acknowledge receipt of the completion payment and the keys can be collected. After that you should tell the removal men that you are ready to move in. We are not in a position to suggest a specific removal company but can assist you in choosing a conveyancing in Beacon Hill or a lawyer that specialises in conveyancing in Beacon Hill.

I am the sole recipient of my late mum's estate and I have everything in my name now, including the my former home in Beacon Hill. Conveyancing formalities meant that the Land Registry date was in January. I want to move. I understand that there is a CML 6 month 'rule', which means that my property ownership may be treated the same way as though I had purchased the property in January. Will no one buy the property for half a year?

The Council of Mortgage Lenders’ handbook mandates conveyancers to: "report to us immediately if the owner or registered proprietor has been registered for less than six months." By the strict wording you may be impacted by that. How sensible a view banks take of it, depend on the bank as this requirement primarily exists to capture the purchase and immediately sell or the flipping of property.

My wife and I purchased a 4 bedroom Georgian house in Beacon Hill. Conveyancing lawyer acted for me and Nottingham Building Society. I happened to do a free search for it on the Land Registry database and I saw two entries: the first freehold, the second leasehold under the matching property. If a house is not a freehold shouldn't I have been informed?

You need to review the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register as there may be mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered proprietor of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Beacon Hill and other locations in the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they sell they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with mortgage companies. You can also enquire as to the situation with your conveyancing practitioner who conducted the conveyancing.

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