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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Beddington South

Will our conveyancer be making enquiries regarding flooding during the conveyancing in Beddington South.

Flooding is a growing risk for conveyancers carrying out conveyancing in Beddington South. Plenty of people will purchase a property in Beddington South, fully expectant that at some time, it may be flooded. However, aside from the physical destruction, if a house is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to obtain a mortgage, satisfactory insurance cover, or sell the premises. Steps can be carried out during the course of a house purchase to forewarn the buyer.

Conveyancers are not qualified to offer advice on flood risk, however there are a various searches that can be initiated by the buyer or on a buyer’s behalf which can figure out the risks in Beddington South. The conventional set of property information forms given to a purchaser’s lawyer (where the Conveyancing Protocol is adopted) includes a standard inquiry of the seller to find out whether the property has suffered from flooding. If flooding has previously occurred and is not notified by the vendor, then a buyer may bring a compensation claim as a result of such an misleading answer. A buyer’s conveyancers will also order an environmental report. This should disclose whether there is any known flood risk. If so, additional investigations should be made.

I used Action Conveyancing a few years past for my conveyancing in Beddington South. Now, I need the files however the law firm is no longer operating. What do I do?

You should contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracing your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Beddington South of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously instructed, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.

I have been on the look out for a ground for flat up to £195,000 and found one round the corner in Beddington South I like with a park and railway links in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 61 years on the lease. There is not much else in Beddington South suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake purchasing a short lease?

If you require a home loan the remaining unexpired lease term will be an issue. Discount the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing owner has owned the property for a minimum of twenty four months you may request that they commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing lawyer regarding this.

I am selling my house. My former conveyancers have shut. I would be grateful for any recommendation of a conveyancing firm. I happen to live in Beddington South if that makes a difference.

You should use our search tool to help you choose a solicitor for your conveyancing in Beddington South. We have connected thousands of home buyers and sellers with lender approved solicitors to ensure that the legalities of their house move goes smoothly.

Is it true that a Beddington South conveyancing practice taken to court by a client for failing to conduct the right conveyancing investigations?

Our attention has not be brought to such a Beddington South conveyancing claim but according to a recent report, a couple purchasing a property in Cumbria successfully sued their conveyancing practitioner as a consequence of development permission to construct a wind farm failing to be identified in conveyancing searches.

If you are buying in Beddington South It is critical that your solicitor conduct all Beddington South conveyancing searches necessary making sure that you have accurate and up to date information ahead of buying a home in Beddington South.

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