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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Dunholme

Can the conveyancing lawyers identified via your search tool execute conveyancing in Dunholme by way of an attended exchange?

We do have a number of conveyancing experts who can conduct one day exchanges. Do call us to get a fee calculation and details as to dates.

My Solicitor in Dunholme is not listed on the HSBC Bank Approved Panel. Can I still retain my prefered solicitor even though they are not on the HSBC Bank approved list?

Your options are as follows:

  1. Carry on with your preferred Dunholme lawyers but HSBC Bank will need to use a lawyer on their list of acceptable firms. This will inevitably rack up the total legal fees and result in frustration.
  2. Find an alternative lawyer to to deal with the conveyancing, not forgetting to check they are HSBC Bank approved.
  3. Try to convince your HSBC Bank solicitor to attempt to join the HSBC Bank panel

I am helping my aunt sell her property in Dunholme. Will the conveyancer order an energy assessment or do I organise this?

After the abolition of Home Information Packs, energy performance certificates was left as a compulsory component of moving property. An EPC should be commissioned in advance of the property being placed on the market. It is not a task that solicitors normally arrange. If you are using a Dunholme conveyancing solicitor they may be willing to arrange EPC’s due to their relationships with reputable Dunholme providers

I am purchasing a 3 bedroom semi in Dunholme. The intention is to carry out a loft conversion at the house.Will the conveyancing process include checks to ascertain if these alterations are permitted?

Your solicitor will check the registered title as conveyancing in Dunholme will sometimes reveal restrictions in the title documents which prevent certain works or require the permission of another owner. Many additions require local authority planning permissions and approval in accordance building regulations. Certain locations are designated conservation areas and special planning restrictions apply which often prevent or impact extensions. You should check these things with a surveyor prior to committing yourself to a purchase.

I am expecting a DIP from Clydesdale this week so we know how much we could potentially offer as otherwise we only have online calculators to go by (which aren't taking into account credit checks etc). Do Clydesdale recommend any Dunholme solicitors on the Clydesdale conveyancing panel, or is it better to go independently?

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

I am on look out for some leasehold conveyancing in Dunholme. Before I set the wheels in motion I want to be sure as to the unexpired term of the lease.

If the lease is recorded at the land registry - and most are in Dunholme - then the leasehold title will always include the basic details of the lease, namely the date; the term; and the original parties. From a conveyancing perspective such details then enable any prospective buyer and lender to confirm that any lease they are looking at is the one relevant to that title. For any other purpose, such as confirming how long the term was granted for and calculating what is left, then the register should be sufficient on it's own.

I acquired a split level flat in Dunholme, conveyancing was carried out half a dozen years ago. Can you work out an approximate cost of a lease extension? Corresponding properties in Dunholme with a long lease are worth £165,000. The ground rent is £50 invoiced every year. The lease expires on 21st October 2096

With 78 years remaining on your lease we estimate the premium for your lease extension to range between £7,600 and £8,800 as well as plus your own and the landlord's "reasonable" professional fees.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we cannot give you the actual costs in the absence of detailed investigations. You should not use this information in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt additional issues that need to be taken into account and clearly you should be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Neither should you move forward based on this information without first getting professional advice.

Why do I have to send my lawyer with numerous items of ID ahead of starting my conveyancing in Dunholme?

Dunholme lawyers are obliged by the Law Society, SRA, HMLR and current AML Regulations to record that the have verified the identity of their clients. It will also be a condition of your bank if you are obtaining a mortgage. Furthermore they have to complete various forms, particularly those relating to Land Tax and need to have information such as your full names, NI number and DOB.

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