Find a Chelmsford Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Chelmsford

Will my conveyancing lawyers need to check that the building insurance for my purchase of a house in Chelmsford. My lender is Tesco Bank

Tesco Bank have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 10/4/2024, the requirements read as follows :

Various web forums that I have visited warn that are the number one cause of hinderance in Chelmsford house deals. Is this right?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) published conclusions of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not figure within the most frequent causes of delays in the conveyancing process. Searches are unlikely to feature in any delay in conveyancing in Chelmsford.

Despite weeks of looking the Title Certificate and documents to my home can not be found. The solicitors who conducted the conveyancing in Chelmsford 10 years ago no longer exist. What are my options?

Gone are the days when you need to hold title original deeds to evidence that you own the land or property, given that the Land Registry have everything they need in a digital format.

I'm converting the mortgage on my existing home to a BTL mortgage with Barnsley Building Society and I will use the ballance of the raised equity as a deposit on a second property. The location we are looking at is Chelmsford. Will your lawyers be able to act for the two lenders and link together the conveyances?

Do use our search tool on this site to be sure that the conveyancers are approved by both banks. Assuming that they are your lawyer will be able to tie up the two conveyancing matters but you should talk with you lawyer and communicate your expectations and needs.

Am I best advised to choose a Chelmsford conveyancing practitioner in close proximity to the house I am hoping to buy? We have a good friend who can conduct the legal formalities however they are based 200kilometers away.

The primary upside of using a local Chelmsford conveyancing practice is that you can visit the firm to sign documents, present your ID and apply pressure on them if necessary. They will also have local insight which is a benefit. However nothing is more important than finding someone that will pull out all the stops for you. If you know people who instructed your friend and on the whole were content that must outweigh using an unfamiliar Chelmsford conveyancing lawyer solely due to them being round the corner.

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