I am buying a new build flat in Essex. Can I do my own conveyancing?
Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Essex you will have to appoint a solicitor on your lender's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in Essex.
Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly identified as part of conveyancing in Essex?
Restrictive covenants can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the process of conveyancing in Essex. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’
I'm remortgaging my existing property to a buy to let loan with Godiva Mortgages Ltd and intend to use the remaining equity as a deposit on another house. The location we are interested in is Essex. Will your lawyers be able to act for the two banks and link together the two deals?
Make use of our search tool on this site to ensure that the solicitors are approved by both lenders. On the basis that they are your conveyancer will be able to simultaneously deal with the two transactions but you should have a chat with you conveyancer and specify your desired outcome and requirements.
My husband and I are FTB’s - agreed a price, but the property agent informed us that the owners will only move forward if we appoint the agent's preferred solicitors as they are insisting on a ‘quick sale’. We would rather use a high street conveyancer accustomed to conveyancing in Essex
We suspect that the seller is unaware of this request. Should the vendor want ‘a quick sale', alienating a genuine purchaser is going to damage their objectives. Contact the sellers directly and explain that (a)you are keen to buy (b)you are excited to move forward, with mortgage lined up © you do not need to sell (d) you intend to proceed fast (e)however you are going to instruct your own,trusted Essex conveyancing firm - as opposed tothose that will earn the negotiator at the agency a kickback or meet his conveyancing targets set by corporate headquarters.
What type of premises does your Essex conveyancing quotes relate to?
Our conveyancing quotes are only appropriate to standard residential homes in England & Wales. If you have any different needs such as industrial or agricultural land or commercial conveyancing in Essex you should contact us to discuss your requirements .