Just contacted my conveyancing lawyer in Chorlton cum Hardy who completed the legal work two years ago requesting a conveyancing quote based on the same type of house move (a leasehold residence and a freehold property) of almost identical values with a loan from Clydesdale. I am now being quoted double. Am I right to be tempted to shop around for a cheaper internet firm of conveyancing solicitor?
The estimate does seem a little overpriced. If you shop around you could get the conveyancing a bit cheaper by as much as £125. On the other hand, if you were content with the service the firm gave you maylive to regret opting for an an unknown lawyer. Remember to ensure the firm can represent Clydesdale. You can employ our search tool to choose a Chorlton cum Hardy conveyancing firm on the Clydesdale conveyancing panel, which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Chorlton cum Hardy.
In what way does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Chorlton cum Hardy? Why is this being asked of me?
It is indeed that case that these requests have nothing to do with conveyancing in Chorlton cum Hardy. Nowadays you will not be able to complete any conveyancing transaction if you have not providing proof of your identity. Ordinarily this takes the form of a either your passport or driving licence plus a council tax bill. Please note that if you are providing your driving licence as evidence of identification it must be both the paper section and photo card part, one is not acceptable without the other.
Proof of the origin of money is mandated in accordance with the Money Laundering Regulations. You should not be offended when when this is requested of you as your lawyer must have this information on file. Your Chorlton cum Hardy conveyancing lawyer will require evidence of proof of funds before they are able to accept any monies from you into their client account and they will also ask additional queries regarding the origin of funds.
Is it possible to swap solicitor as I have to appoint one who is on the Britannia conveyancing panel. I had appointed a high street conveyancing solicitor in Chorlton cum Hardy five minutes from me but he is not accepted by Britannia
We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Chorlton cum Hardy on the Britannia panel. Please note that the property lawyers that we on the directory do not pay us fee if you instruct them and are registered with the SRA who regulate all conveyancing solicitors in Chorlton cum Hardy. In utilising the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this website, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Chorlton cum Hardy.
My uncle has suggested that I use his lawyers for conveyancing in Chorlton cum Hardy. Should I choose my own solicitor?
No doubt it’s preferable to select a conveyancing solicitor is to seek guidance from friends or family who have actually used the solicitor that you are contemplating using.
What can I do to establish who owns a house in Chorlton cum Hardy?
On the basis that the property is registered with the Land Registry, and you have the specifics of the location of the premises, you should be able to view details from the HMLR of the registered proprietor for a for less than a fiver.