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Find a Crewe Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Crewe

Can your site be used to recommend a Conveyancing solicitor in Crewe even where I’m not purchasing or disposing of a house, for example where I wish to buy an office in Crewe with a mortgage from HSBC Bank?

Our search tool is mainly there to select domestic conveyancing solicitors in Crewe but we have recorded towards the end of this page some Crewe commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to speak with the firm directly to see if they are also authorised to represent HSBC Bank

I have 71 years unexpired on my lease and require a lease extension for my flat in Crewe. Conveyancing solicitors on the Bank of Ireland panel can deal with such extensions right?

Most leasehold conveyancing experts should be able to deal with a lease extension. if you are getting a mortgage then your lender may insist that the lease be extended before competition. Bank of Ireland have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 13/1/2021 the requirements read as follows :

Yes, subject to a minimum lease term of 85 years. The unexpired lease term must be at least the mortgage term plus 45 years. See also 5.14.9

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I have offered on two weeks back in what should have been a simple, no chain conveyancing. Crewe is where the house is located. Can you offer any guidance?

Flying freeholds in Crewe are not the norm but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Crewe you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds very carefully. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Crewe may ascertain that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold premises.

I'm converting the mortgage on my primary property to a buy to let mortgage with Leeds Building Society and intend to use the remaining equity towards a second property. The location we are looking at is Crewe. Will your conveyancers be able to act for the two banks and link together the conveyances?

Make use of our search tool on this site to ensure that the lawyers are approved by both lenders. Assuming that they are your conveyancer will be able to simultaneously deal with the two deals but you should talk with you solicitor and specify your expectations and requirements.

I need to retain a conveyancing solicitor for my conveyancing in Crewe. I have discover a site which seems to have the ideal offering If there is a chance to get all the legals completed via email that would be preferable. Do I need to be wary? What are the potential pitfalls?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

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