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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Crawley Down

It has taken forever and a day but a mortgage offer from Nationwide for the remortgage of my 2 room flat is due by the end of next week. Are you able to put forward a low cost conveyancing lawyer in Crawley Down?

This site is not designed to aid those in their quest for the lowest fares for conveyancing solicitors in Crawley Down. We can offer you excellent value conveyancing but our intention is not to work with the cheapest lawyers. Avoid the trap of appointing companies seducing you with low cost conveyancing in Crawley Down. At best, in deciding on low cost conveyancing, you will receive what you pay for and at worst you will end up with a hefty uplift in additional fees and still not get the service you were looking for.

My son-in-law is purchasing a new build apartment in Crawley Down with a mortgage from Leeds Building Society. His solicitor has said that there is a delay in receiving the ‘Disclosure of Incentive Form’. Who needs to receive the form?

The form is intended to provide information to the main parties engaged in the transaction. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel as a standard part of the process, and to the valuer when asked. The developer will be required to start the process by downloading the form and completing it. The form will therefore need to be available for the valuer at the time of his or her site visit. The form should be sent to the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.

The deeds to our property can not be found. The solicitors who conducted the conveyancing in Crawley Down 5 years ago are no longer around. What do I do?

Nowadays there are copies made of almost everything, and your conveyancer should be aware precisely where to look for all the suitable documentation so you can purchase or sell your house without a hitch. Where duplicates can’t be located, your conveyancer can arrange cover in the form of insurance or indemnities against possible claims on the premises.

My cousin has urged me to use his conveyancers in Crawley Down. Should I use them?

No doubt the ideal way to select a conveyancing lawyer is to have recommendations from friends or relatives who have experience in using the solicitor that you are considering.

I own a leasehold house in Crawley Down. Conveyancing and Godiva Mortgages Ltd mortgage organised. A letter has just been received from someone claiming to own the reversionary interest in the property. It included a ground rent demand for rent dating back to 1998. The conveyancing solicitor in Crawley Down who acted for me is not around. What should I do?

The first thing you should do is make enquiries of HMLR to make sure that this person is indeed the registered owner of the freehold reversion. It is not necessary to incur the fees of a Crawley Down conveyancing firm to do this as it can be done on-line for £3. You should note that regardless, even if this is the rightful landlord, under the Limitation Act 1980 the limitation period for recovery of ground rent is six years.

I invested in buying a 2 bed flat in Crawley Down, conveyancing having been completed half a dozen years ago. Can you shed any light on how much the price could be for a 90 year extension to my lease? Equivalent flats in Crawley Down with over 90 years remaining are worth £260,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £45 invoiced every year. The lease comes to an end on 21st October 2093

With only 74 years unexpired the likely cost is going to span between £8,600 and £9,800 as well as costs.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we are not able to supply the actual costs without more comprehensive investigations. Do not use the figures in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt other issues that need to be taken into account and clearly you should be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not take any other action based on this information before seeking the advice of a professional.

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