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Find a Burton Bradstock Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

Ready to buy a new home in Burton Bradstock? Failing to check that a lawyer is on your lender’s list of approved solicitors can put your Burton Bradstock conveyancing at risk of delay or failure.

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Burton Bradstock

Is there a reason to appoint a Burton Bradstock conveyancing solicitors firm when web based conveyancers are cheap by comparison?

Its a good idea to get 2 or 3 like-for-like quotes for conveyancing costs in Burton Bradstock and you should seek a reasonable estimate but don’t expend your energy getting the lowest priced Burton Bradstock conveyancer. Appointing the right conveyancer can mark the difference between a smooth and a frustrating house move. It is important that you ensure that you have expert guidance from an experienced conveyancer. Emails can't replace a phone discussion and are no substitute for a face to face meeting. Our partner firms will appoint you a qualified and top rated conveyancing solicitor who can handle your conveyancing from from the outset to completion, providing a level of continuity that you will never get with an web based conveyancer. Our lawyers will update you as to progress making sure that you are regularly updated. Should it ever be necessary to call the firm you will be sure who you need to speak to and they will be sure you are in the know.

Can I use your services to locate a Conveyancing solicitor in Burton Bradstock even if I’m not buying or disposing of a house, for instance if I wish to buy an office in Burton Bradstock with a mortgage from Virgin Money?

The service is predominantly used to help choose residential conveyancing solicitors in Burton Bradstock but we have listed at the bottom of this page some Burton Bradstock commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to make contact with the solicitors directly to check if they are also authorised to represent Virgin Money

The Burton Bradstock conveyancing lawyers that just started acting on my house acquisition in Burton Bradstock have without warning shut down. I chose them because I needed a lawyer on the UBS conveyancing panel and my preferred Burton Bradstock lawyer was not. I paid them money on account. What are my options?

Assuming that you have an Estate Agent in the equation then let them know immediately so that they can let the sellers know that there may be a slight delay due to reasons beyond your control. Most sellers would be sympathetic and urge their lawyer to send a new set of papers to your new solicitors. You will need to appoint new lawyers that are on the UBS conveyancing panel and notify the lender. If you have paid over any money, it will hopefully be held by the SRA as money in an intervened firm's bank accounts is transferred to the SRA. Then, the SRA or the intervention agent looks at the intervened firm's accounts to work out who the money belongs to. To claim your money you will need to contact the SRA. If the SRA cannot return money you are owed from the firm's bank accounts, or if they can only return part of the money, you can apply to the Compensation Fund for a grant. Your new solicitors should be in a position to help.

I'm buying a new build house in Burton Bradstock with a mortgage from Birmingham Midshires. The developers refused to budge the price so I negotiated 6k of extras instead. The sale representative told me not reveal to my solicitor about the side-deal as it could adversely affect my loan with Birmingham Midshires. Do I keep my lawyer in the dark?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

I am short of a 10% deposit on my apartment purchase in Burton Bradstock , but I am keen exchange. Do I have options?

One option is to try and accept a lesser deposit. Most property owners will accept a smaller deposit or even no deposit for a first time buyer or 100% mortgage. Be aware though that if you fail to complete you will still need to hand over a minimum of 10% of the purchase price regardless of how much deposit was agreed.

You can also agree a simultaneous exchange and completion as no deposit is required for this however neither party will be tied in until completion actually takes place and it can be risky if sellers change their mind at the last second

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