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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Dorchester

Why would one appoint a Dorchester conveyancing firm given that national conveyancers are less expensive?

To take your time to find compare conveyancing costs in Dorchester and you should seek a reasonable estimate but don’t become consumed with getting the lowest priced Dorchester conveyancer. Locating the right conveyancer can be the distinction between a seamless and a distressing home move. You need to ensure that you have expert guidance from a trusted conveyancer. Emails can't be as helpful as a telephone conversation and can never replicate a face to face meeting. The firms that we work with will appoint you a qualified and top rated conveyancing solicitor that will handle your conveyancing from start to finish, providing a level of hand holding that you are unlikely to received from an web based conveyancer. He or She will inform you on headway and keep you informed. Should it ever be necessary to contact the office you will be sure who you need to speak to and we'll endeavour to make sure that you are kept fully informed.

What is the optimum way to discover of the solicitor handling my conveyancing in Dorchester is on the mortgage lender’sapproved panel? I am looking to avoid the situation of having one lawyer for me and one for Barclays thus spending £175.00 in supplemental conveyancing fees.

You should make the most of the find a lender approved solicitor tool on this web page. Pick the mortgage company and type ‘Dorchester’ or your location and you will see a number of lawyer offices in Dorchester or near you.

My wife and I are purchasing a house in Dorchester. It might be a silly question but how we can trust a solicitor? At some point we have to send money into their account. What is the protection we have from them run away with our deposit?

Be assured that all money in a Solicitors client account is 100% safe, and even if your Solicitor ran off with it, the Law Society would reimburse you fully.

Forgive me if this question is silly but I am new to the process as a 1st time purchaser of a ground floor flat in Dorchester. Do I receive the keys to the house on the completion date from my conveyancer? If this is the case, I will instruct a local conveyancing solicitor in Dorchester?

There is no need to visit the lawyers office on the day of completion. Your solicitors will electronically transfer the purchase money to the vendor’s conveyancers, and shortly after the monies have arrived, you will be called to pick up the keys from the property Agents and move into your new home. This tends to happen between 1 and 3pm.

We were going to get a DIP from TSB this week so we can work out what to offer on a property we like as otherwise we are dependent on web based calculators (which aren't taking into account credit checks etc). Do TSB recommend any Dorchester solicitors on the TSB conveyancing panel, or is it better to go independently?

You will need to appoint Dorchester solicitors independently although you'll need to choose one on the TSB conveyancing panel. The solicitor represents both you and TSB through the process.

4 months have elapsed following my purchase conveyancing in Dorchester took place. I have checked the Land Registry site which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £180,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the asset from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build flat in Dorchester. Conveyancing is a frightening process 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 are examples of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Dorchester

    Please supply evidence that the form of Lease proposed has been approved by the Land Registry. Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease. Investor purchasers must be able to freely grant unsecured tenancies at market rents without requiring any consents. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier?

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