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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country

Why would one appoint a Birmingham and the Black Country conveyancing company given that web based conveyancers are more affordable?

Its a good idea to shop around for conveyancing costs in Birmingham and the Black Country and you should seek a reasonable fee calculation but don’t waste your energy hunting for the cheapest Birmingham and the Black Country conveyancer. Locating the right conveyancer can be the distinction between a seamless and a stressful move. It is important that you ensure that you have expert advice from a specialist conveyancer. Emails can't replace a phone discussion and are no substitute for a one to one meeting. The firms that we work with will allocate you a qualified and trusted conveyancing solicitor that will deal with your conveyancing from beginning to end, providing a level of continuity that you are unlikely to received from an internet conveyancer. He or She will contact you regularly to update you as to any developments making sure that you are regularly updated. If you ever need to phone the firm you will know who you need to speak to and they will endeavour to make sure that you're not left wondering what's going on.

How does conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country differ for new build properties?

Most buyers of new build premises in Birmingham and the Black Country come to us having been asked by the builder to sign contracts and commit to the purchase even before the house is completed. This is because builders in Birmingham and the Black Country typically purchase the land, plan the estate and want to get the plots sold off as they are building the properties. Buyers, therefore, will have to exchange contracts without actually seeing the house they are buying. To reduce the chances of losing the property, buyers should instruct conveyancing solicitors as soon as the property is reserved and mortgage applications should be submitted quickly. Due to the fact that it could be several months and even years between exchange of contracts and completion, the mortgage offer may need to be extended. It would be wise to use a lawyer who specialises in new build conveyancing especially if they are used to new build conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country or who has acted in the same development.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I put an offer in last month in what was supposed to be a straight forward, no chain conveyancing. Birmingham and the Black Country is the location of the property. Can you shed any light on this issue?

Flying freeholds in Birmingham and the Black Country are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Birmingham and the Black Country you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds diligently. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Birmingham and the Black Country may determine that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold property.

What does commercial conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country cover?

Non domestic conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country covers a wide array of services, offered by regulated solicitors, relating to business property. By way of example, this type of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more usually, the transfer of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial loans and the termination of leases.

We are 17 days into a residential purchase having been directed to conveyancers by the local agent to handle our conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country. I am am very dissatisfied with the quality of service. Can you you assist me in finding new conveyancers?

They would need to be really bad to suggest changing them. Has the mortgage been issued? If so you must make them aware of the new solicitor and ensure the offer are issued to the new lawyers. Your new conveyancer needs to be on the lenders panel to avoid added charges and frustration. So that should be your starting point. The find a solicitor tool will help you find a bank approved solicitor for your conveyancing in Birmingham and the Black Country

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