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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Benfleet

Why would I instruct a Benfleet conveyancing solicitors firm when web based alternatives are less overpriced?

By all means make sure that you get 2 or 3 like-for-like quotes for conveyancing costs in Benfleet and you should seek a competitive fee calculation but don’t expend your energy searching for the cheapest Benfleet conveyancer. Finding the right conveyancer can be the difference between a smooth and a frustrating house move. You need to ensure that you have expert advice from a trusted conveyancer. Emails can't replace a phone call and are no substitute for a one to one appointment. The firms that we work with will allocate you a qualified and experienced conveyancing solicitor who can tackle your conveyancing from beginning to end, providing a level of personalised service that you will never get with an web based conveyancer. Our lawyers will keep you updated on any developments making sure that you are ensuring that you are updated at regular intervals. Should it ever be necessary to contact the firm you will know who you need to speak to and we'll endeavour to make sure that you are kept fully informed.

My solicitor has identified a a legal deficiency with the lease for the flat we are purchasing in Benfleet. The seller’s lawyers have suggested title insurance as a workaround. We are content with insurance and will pay for it. Our solicitor has advised that he must ensure that the bank is happy with this solution. Who is the client here, us or the lender?

Notwithstanding that you have a mortgage offer from the mortgage company does not mean to say that the property will meet their provisions for the purposes of a mortgage. Your lawyer has to ensure that the lease has to comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook provisions. You and the mortgage company are the client. The appropriate lender conditions have to be complied with.

The deeds to our home can not be found. The solicitors who handled the conveyancing in Benfleet 5 years ago are no longer around. Will I be able to sell the house?

In today’s world there are copies made of almost everything, and your conveyancer should know exactly where to look for all the suitable paperwork so you may purchase or dispose of your house without a hitch. Where copies are not available, your lawyer can arrange cover in the form of insurance or indemnities against future claims on the property.

I have been recommended by a few estate agents in Benfleet to choose a conveyancer using your seach tool. What’s the financial advantage for Estate Agents to market your lawyers over another?

We don’t make any commission for sending work in our direction. We found it would be just too difficult to pay a commission because members of the public would think, ‘How come the agent getting a kickback? Why aren’t I getting any benefit too?’ So we decided to step away from that.

Online reading suggests that Benfleet solicitors are more costly than Benfleet conveyancers in Benfleet to use when buying a house. Am I better off using a conveyancer or a solicitor where I am buying a house in Benfleet.

When it comes to conveyancing in Benfleet the costs are unlikely to vary dramatically depending on whether the legal expert is a licenced conveyancer or solicitor.

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