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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Dawlish

Me and my partner are due to complete on the purchase of a property in Dawlish but as a result of wreckage from some water damage at the property I have was able negotiate reparation from the vendor in the sum of £3k in the form of a adjustment in the price. This was going to be dealt with as part of amending the contract but Yorkshire BS are not allowing this. Why were they involved?

The lawyer that is on a Yorkshire BS conveyancing panel is required to advise Yorkshire BS of any amendments to the sale price. If you were to refuse your solicitor to disclose the reduction to Yorkshire BS then they would have to discontinue acting for you. In addition, Yorkshire BS and you would have to appoint a new property lawyer for your conveyancing in Dawlish.

It is 10 years ago since I acquired my home in Dawlish. Conveyancing lawyers have now been appointed on the sale but I am unable to track down my title documents. Is this a major issue?

You need not be too concerned. First the deeds may be with your mortgage company or they may be archived with the lawyers who handled your purchase. Secondly the chances are that the title will be recorded at the land registry and you will be able to prove you own the property by your conveyancing lawyers procuring current official copies of the land registers. The vast majority of conveyancing in Dawlish involves registered property but in the rare situation where your property is unregistered it adds to the complexity but is resolvable.

I need some expedited conveyancing in Dawlish as I am under pressure to sign on the dotted line in less than one month. Luckily I do not need a mortgage. Is it possible to decline from having conveyancing searches to save money and time?

If.Given you are not taking a home loan you have the choice not to do searches although no solicitor would recommend that you don't. With lots of history conveyancing in Dawlish the following are instances of issues that can be revealed and adversely impact future mortgageability: Enforcement Actions, Overdue Charges, Outstanding Grants, Road Schemes,...

I opted to have a survey completed on a house in Dawlish ahead of instructing solicitors. I have been told that there is a flying freehold element to the house. Our surveyor has said that some lenders will refuse to issue a mortgage on such a house.

It varies from the lender to lender. Santander has different instructions from Halifax. Should you wish to telephone us we can look into this further with the relevant bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Dawlish. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Dawlish especially if they are acquainted with such properties in Dawlish.

Looking forward to complete next month on a ground floor flat in Dawlish. Conveyancing lawyers assured me that they are sending me a report within the next couple of days. What should I be looking out for?

The report on title for your leasehold conveyancing in Dawlish should include some of the following:

    What options are open to you if another leaseholder in the building breaches a clause of their lease? You should receive a copy of the lease The physical extent of the demise. This will be the flat itself but may include a roof area or storage are if appropriate. What remedies are open the freeholder should you are in breach of your lease terms?
For details of the information to be contained in your report on your leasehold property in Dawlish please ask your solicitor in advance of your conveyancing in Dawlish.

I inherited a 1 bedroom flat in Dawlish, conveyancing was carried out half a dozen years ago. Can you let me have an estimate of the premium that my landlord can legally expect in return for granting a renewal of my lease? Corresponding properties in Dawlish with a long lease are worth £195,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £45 invoiced every year. The lease comes to an end on 21st October 2087

You have 64 years remaining on your lease we estimate the price of your lease extension to span between £14,300 and £16,400 as well as legals.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we cannot give you the actual costs in the absence of comprehensive due diligence. Do not use this information in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There may be additional issues that need to be taken into account and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Please do not move forward based on this information without first getting professional advice.

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