I have just been advised by my mortgage broker that my Brighouse lawyer is not on the lender Conveyancing panel. What can I do to be sure whether this is correct?
You need to contact your Brighouse conveyancer. You lawyer should notify you of the situation. Where they are not on the panel they could put your in touch with solicitors on the conveyancing panel for your mortgage company.
My wife and I have recently appointed a conveyancing solicitor in Brighouse. I I am struggling to find out whether they are accepted on the Santander approved list of lawyers. Can you help?
The first thing to do is phone the solicitor and enquire if they can act for the lender. Alternatively you can get in touch with Santander who may be able to help.
What will a local search inform me concerning the house I am buying in Brighouse?
Brighouse conveyancing often commences with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company such as Onsearch The local search plays an important part in many a Brighouse conveyancing purchase; as long as you wish to avoid any nasty surprises after you move into your new home. The search should reveal information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the premises (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of 13 subject areas.
Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly identified as part of conveyancing in Brighouse?
Restrictive covenants can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the process of conveyancing in Brighouse. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’
I am selling my home. My previous conveyancers has retired. I would be grateful for any recommendation of a conveyancing firm. I happen to live in Brighouse if that makes a difference.
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