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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Colwall

What is the difference between a licensed conveyancer and conveyancing solicitor in Colwall

There are two types of lawyers who can conduct conveyancing in Colwall namely licenced conveyancers or solicitors. The two can handle the legal services that required to complete the disposal or acquisition of property. Both are obliged to carry out Colwall conveyancing on similar quality and guidelines so you can be safe in the knowledge that your conveyancing will be professionally conducted and that all requisite procedures will be suitably attended to.

I happen to be the sole recipient of my late father’s estate and I have everything in my name alone, including the my former home in Colwall. The Colwall property was put into my name in November. I want to move. I do know about the CML six month 'rule', meaning my proprietorship may be treated the same way as if I'd bought the house in November. Will no one buy the property for half a year?

The CML handbook requires solicitors to: "report to us immediately if the owner or registered proprietor has been registered for less than six months." Technically you might be caught by that. Most lenders would take a sensible view as this provision is chiefly there to capture the purchase and immediately sell or the quick reselling of properties.

I have a mortgage with Aldermore for my property in Colwall. Conveyancing has been completed 12 months ago. Should I wish to rent out the flat and do not currently have a buy-to-let mortgage do I need to remortgage to a buy-to-let mortgage or inform Aldermore?

You must advise Aldermore prior to letting out your property as this is likely to be a breach of Aldermore’s mortgage conditions. It may be that Aldermore will allow you to rent out your former home without needing to switch to a buy-to-let mortgage but some lenders will add a surcharge to your mortgage rate to reflect the higher risk. You should contact Aldermore directly. You need not do this via a Aldermore conveyancing panel solicitor.

I note that there are debates on Chancel Insurance on online forums. Do I need chancel insurance when acquiring a house in Colwall? or Apparently there is historic law that means some homeowners residing in a parish church boundary may be liable to pay for repairs towards the chancel within the church. Is this appropriate for conveyancing in Colwall?

Unless a prior acquisition of the premises took place after 12 October 2013 you could take it that lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Colwall to continue to suggest a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Colwall. 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 conveyancing.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Colwall

    The Landlord must covenant to assume the management if the Management Company goes into liquidation or otherwise defaults in running the management scheme. The Vendor must covenant to keep unsold units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore. There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision.

My husband and I are 17 days into a leasehold purchase having been recommend to conveyancers by the selling agent to do our conveyancing in Colwall. I am not happy. Could you you assist me in finding new solicitors?

A solicitor would have to be very bad in order to consider replacing them. Has the mortgage been sent? In the event that it has you need to advise them of the new contact details and ensure the mortgage documents are re-issued. The solicitor ideally needs to be on the banks approved list to avoid escalating fees and frustration. So that should be your first question of the new lawyers. The search tool should assist you in finding a lender approved conveyancer for your home move in Colwall

Should I stop my mortgage payments with Yorkshire BS as soon as a completion date for my sale in Colwall has been set?

No, you should maintain meeting any mortgage payments to Yorkshire BS pending the mortgage being paid off from the proceeds of sale as part of your Colwall conveyancing.

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