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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Dorset

Do the conveyancing solicitors via your comparison service execute attended exchange conveyancing in Dorset?

We do have a number of conveyancing specialists carrying out one day exchanges. Do call us to secure a fee calculation and details as to availability.

Finally the sale completed on my house in Dorset last July but my buyer keeps telephoning every few hours to moan that her solicitor needs to hear from mysolicitor. What should my lawyer have done following completion?

Post completion of your disposal your lawyer should forward the transfer deeds and all supplemental paperwork to the purchaser's solicitors. If applicable, your conveyancer must also evidence that the mortgage has been redeemed to the purchasers solicitors. There are no post completion formalities specific conveyancing in Dorset.

What will a local search tell me concerning the property we're buying in Dorset?

Dorset conveyancing often starts with the applying for local authority searches directly from your local Authority or via a personal search organisations for example Onsearch The local search is essential in every Dorset conveyancing purchase; as long as you don’t want any unpleasant once you have moved into your property. The search should provide information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the premises (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of thirteen subject areas.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build flat in Dorset. 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 are examples of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Dorset

    If there are lifts in the building, please confirm that the owners of flats on the ground and basement floors will not be required to contribute towards the cost of maintenance and renewal. The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided. Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. Please supply a car parking plan. The Vendor must covenant to keep unsold units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore.

My father-in-law has recommend that I use his conveyancers in Dorset. Should I use them?

Much as we are happy to recommend a Dorset conveyancing lawyer the ideal way to choose a conveyancing practitioner is to seek guidance from friends or relatives who have previously instructed the firm that you are are thinking of instructing.

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