Find a Burton upon Stather Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

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

Only LenderPanel.com provides a subset of authorised Burton upon Stather conveyancers for over 130 lenders.

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Burton upon Stather

Various web forums that I have visited warn that are a common cause of hinderance in Burton upon Stather conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released determinations of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature within the top 10 causes of delays in the conveyancing process. Local searches are not likely to be the root cause of holding up conveyancing in Burton upon Stather.

Just bought a detached house in Burton upon Stather , how long will it take for the Land Registry to register the transfer to my name? My Burton upon Stather conveyancing solicitor works at snail pace, so I want to be sure the land registry aspects are addressed.

There is nothing unique when it comes to conveyancing in Burton upon Stather registration formalities. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timeframes can vary subject to who lodges the application, whether there are errors and whether the Land registry communicate with any third parties. At present approximately 80% of such applications are completed in less than three weeks but occasionally there can be extensive delays. Registration takes place after the purchaser has moved in to the property so post completion formalities is not usually primary concern yet if it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your solicitor must contact the land registry and explain the circumstances.

In what way can the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 affect my business property in Burton upon Stather and how can you help?

The 1954 Act gives protection to commercial leaseholders, giving them the a statutory right to make a request to court for a continuation of occupancy when the lease comes to an end. There are limited grounds where a landlord can refuse a lease renewal and the rules are complex. Fees are different for commercial conveyancing. Burton upon Stather is one of the numerous areas of the UK in which our lawyers are based

My partner has suggested that I use his lawyers for conveyancing in Burton upon Stather. Do I take his guidance?

There are no two ways about it the best way to find a conveyancing solicitor is to have recommendations from friends or relatives who have experience in using the firm you're considering.

All being well we will complete our sale of a £300,000 garden flat in Burton upon Stather in 10 days. The managing agents has quoted £396 for Certificate of Compliance, insurance certificate and previous years service charge statements. Is the landlord entitled to charge an administration fee for a leasehold conveyance in Burton upon Stather?

For the majority of leasehold sales in Burton upon Stather conveyancing will involve, queries regarding the management of a building inevitably needing to be answered directly by the freeholder or its agent, this includes :

    Completing pre-exchange enquiries Where consent is required before sale in Burton upon Stather Copies of the building insurance and schedule Deeds of covenant upon sale Registering of the assignment of the change of lessee after a sale
Your conveyancer will have no control over the level of the charges for this information but the average costs for the information for Burton upon Stather leasehold premises is £350. For Burton upon Stather conveyancing transactions it is customary for the seller to pay for these costs. The landlord or their agents are under no legal obligation to answer such questions most will be willing to do so - albeit often at exorbitant prices where the fees bear little relation to the work involved. Unfortunately there is no law that requires fixed charges for administrative tasks. Neither is there any legal time frame by which they are obliged to supply the information.

I acquired a studio flat in Burton upon Stather, conveyancing having been completed September 2012. Can you let me have an estimated range of the fair premium for a lease extension? Similar properties in Burton upon Stather with a long lease are worth £202,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £60 invoiced annually. The lease expires on 21st October 2076

With only 57 years remaining on your lease the likely cost is going to range between £28,500 and £33,000 plus plus your own and the landlord's "reasonable" professional fees.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we are not able to advice on a more accurate figure without more comprehensive investigations. You should not use the figures in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt additional concerns that need to be considered and you obviously should be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Neither should you move forward based on this information without first seeking the advice of a professional.

Last updated

Find out more about how flying freehold can affect your the value of a property.