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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Crofton

It may have been a long time coming a mortgage offer from Santander for the refinancing of my 4 room garden flat is coming by the end of next week. Are you able to recommend a cheap conveyancing solicitor in Crofton?

This site is not designed to help those in pursuit of a cheap conveyancing solicitors in Crofton. We can offer you affordable conveyancing but we do not work with the cheapest lawyers. Resist the temptation to appoint companies offering ninety nine pound conveyancing in Crofton. In your best case scenario, in choosing a lawyer for cheap conveyancing, you will get your money’s worth and at worst it will result in you with a surprising uplift in extras and still not get the service expected.

Can you help? My Crofton lawyer is advising me that he has toorder Crofton conveyancing searches asthe firm are on the HSBCapproved lawyer panel. Is this really necessary?

You have limited options available to you. Given that you are taking out a loan with a mortgage company your lawyer has to comply with their conditions as set out in their version of the CML Conveyancing Handbook. Your solicitor would have previously signed the Terms and Conditions of your bank’s conveyancing panel appointment which obliges them to follow the Council of Mortgage Lenders’ Handbook requirements . Even if you were a cash buyer you would be ill advised not to carry out Crofton conveyancing searches.

Is there a reason why leasehold purchase conveyancing in Crofton is more expensive?

In short, leasehold conveyancing in Crofton and elsewhere usually involve extra due diligence compared to freehold transactions. This includes reviewing the lease, liaising with the landlord concerning serving appropriate notices, obtaining up-to-date service charge and management information, obtaining the landlord’s consents and reviewing management accounts. The obligations on both the landlord and the tenant in the lease need to be studied by the buyer’s conveyancing team and read from beginning to end – regardless of the fact the lease has passed through many different property solicitors hands since it was first entered into.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Crofton. Conveyancing is daunting 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.

Set out below is a sample of a few leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Crofton

    Please supply a car parking plan. Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. Please provide evidence that the form of Lease proposed has been approved by the Land Registry. Will the freehold then be transferred for a nominal consideration (not exceeding £100) to the Management Company? Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier?

We're novice buyers - had an offer accepted, but the estate agent advised that the vendor will only issue a contract if we appoint the agent's chosen conveyancers as they are insisting on a ‘quick sale’. My instinct tells me that we should use a family solicitor accustomed to conveyancing in Crofton

We suspect that the seller is unaware of this request. Should the owner require ‘a quick sale', turning down a serious buyer is is going to put the whole deal at risk. Contact the vendors directly and make sure they understand (a)you are keen to buy (b)you are excited to move forward, with finances arranged © you are chain free (d) you intend to proceed fast (e)however you are going to use your own,trusted Crofton conveyancing solicitors - not the ones that will give their estate agent a introducer fee or meet his conveyancing thresholds pre-set by head office.

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