Do I have to have a meeting at the offices of the solicitor to sign the mortgage deed? If so, I will choose one who does conveyancing in Cherry Burton so that I can attend their offices if necessary.
Nowadays conveyancing panel lawyers for banks undertake the vast majority of work via Royal Mail, internet or over the phone. This enables them to conduct the conveyancing transaction no matter where you live in the country. That being said you should check if you can still book an appointment to visit conveyancing lawyer if you prefer.
What can a local search tell me regarding the house my wife and I buying in Cherry Burton?
Cherry Burton conveyancing often starts with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company for example Searchflow The local search is essential in every Cherry Burton conveyancing purchase; as long as you wish to avoid any nasty surprises after you move into your property. The search will provide information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications applicable 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 thirteen subject areas.
Me and my brother purchased a terraced Edwardian house in Cherry Burton. Conveyancing lawyer represented me and TSB. I did a free Land Registry search last week and there are two entries: one for freehold, another for leasehold with the exact same property. Is it worth asking TSB to clarify?
You need to review the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register as there may be mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered proprietor of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Cherry Burton and other locations in the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they mortgage they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with mortgage companies. You can also enquire as to the position with your conveyancing practitioner who conducted the purchase.
I'm refinancing my primary property to a buy to let loan with HSBC Bank and I will use the ballance of the raised equity towards a second property. The area we are looking at is Cherry Burton. Will your solicitors be able to act for both sets of banks and tie in the transactions?
Do use our search tool on this page to check that the conveyancers are on the appropriate lender panels. Having checked that they are the solicitor will be able to tie up the two deals but you should talk with you solicitor and make clear your desired outcome and requirements.
In my capacity as executor for the estate of my father I am selling a property in Monmouth but reside in Cherry Burton. My solicitor (who is 250 kilometers from merequires that I sign a statutory declaration ahead of the transaction finalising. Can you recommend a conveyancing solicitor in Cherry Burton who can witness this legal document for me?
strictly speaking you are unlikely to need to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Normally any notary public or qualified solicitor will be fine regardless of whether they are located in Cherry Burton