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Find a Clifton Village Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Clifton Village

Should commercial conveyancing searches disclose proposed roadworks that may impact a commercial premises in Clifton Village?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in Clifton Village will conduct a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers expend in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Clifton Village. The report provides definitive data on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Clifton Village.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Clifton Village it is critical to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. Failure to identify developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately may result in delays to Clifton Village commercial conveyancing transactions as well as pose a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not carried out for residential conveyancing in Clifton Village.

About to purchase a new build flat in Clifton Village. Conveyancing is necessary evil at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. What sort of enquires would be asked in new build legal work.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Clifton Village

    Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. Please supply a car parking plan. If there are lifts in the building, please confirm that the owners of flats on the ground and basement floors will not be required to contribute towards the cost of maintenance and renewal. Will the freehold then be transferred for a nominal consideration (not exceeding £100) to the Management Company? The Landlord must covenant to assume the management if the Management Company goes into liquidation or otherwise defaults in running the management scheme.

My husband and I are one month into a freehold purchase having been recommend to conveyancers by the estate agent to handle our conveyancing in Clifton Village. We are not happy. Can you help me find new solicitors?

A solicitor would need to be very poor in order to consider replacing them. Has the loan offer been issued? If so you need to advise them of the new contact details and get the offer are re-sent. The conveyancer should be on the lenders panel to avoid added fees and frustration. So that should be your starting point. Our search tool will assist you in finding a bank approved lawyer for your conveyancing in Clifton Village

I today plan to offer on a house that seems to meet my requirements, at a reasonable price which is making it all the more appealing. I have subsequently found out that the title is leasehold as opposed to freehold. I am assuming that there are particular concerns buying a leasehold house in Clifton Village. Conveyancing lawyers have not yet been instructed. Will my lawyers set out the risks of buying a leasehold house in Clifton Village ?

Most houses in Clifton Village are freehold rather than leasehold. This is one of the situations where having a local solicitor who is familiar with the area who can help the conveyancing process. it is apparent that you are buying in Clifton Village so you should seriously consider shopping around for a Clifton Village conveyancing practitioner and check that they are used to advising on leasehold houses. As a matter of priority you will need to check the number of years remaining. Being a leaseholder you will not be entirely free to do whatever you want to the property. The lease comes with conditions for example obtaining the freeholder’spermission to conduct alterations. It may be necessary to pay a service charge towards the upkeep of the estate where the property is located on an estate. Your lawyer should advise you fully on all the issues.

I own a studio flat in Clifton Village, conveyancing was carried out 8 years ago. How much will my lease extension cost? Similar properties in Clifton Village with an extended lease are worth £179,000. The ground rent is £65 levied per year. The lease terminates on 21st October 2077

With only 57 years remaining on your lease the likely cost is going to range between £26,600 and £30,800 as well as costs.

The suggested premium range above a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we cannot give you the actual costs without more detailed due diligence. You should not use the figures in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt other issues that need to be considered and clearly you should be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Please do not move forward based on this information without first seeking the advice of a professional.

What tools are available to find a Clifton Village conveyancing solicitor on the lender conveyancing panel? I have a car and am prepared to travel up to 15miles to meet the conveyancer.

You can use the find a conveyancing panel tool on this page. Please choose the lender and your location, in this case Clifton Village and you will see a number of lawyer located nearest Clifton Village. Alternatively you can type in the name of your proposed law firm and see if they are listed as being on the mortgage company solicitor panel.

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