My best friend’s mother is a solicitor. I suspect that I will receive mate’s rates for conveyancing, but if not, what level of costs would I typically be looking at for conveyancing in Fenstanton?
You should contrast pricing. Do use our search tool on this site. You will notice that amounts may vary but the service one can expect differ between law firms as is the case with the vast majority of professional services.
I have been recommended a conveyancing solicitor in Fenstanton. I I would like to check if they are on the Bank of Scotland approved list of lawyers. Can you assist?
You should contact the lawyer and enquire if they are on the lender panel. Alternatively please call Bank of Scotland who may be able to assist.
My partner and I are selling our property in Fenstanton and according to the buyers it appears that there is a possibility that the property was constructed on contaminated land. Any local lawyer would know this is not the case. For the life of me I don't know why the buyers instructed an internet conveyancing outfit rather than a conveyancing solicitor in Fenstanton. We have lived in Fenstanton for three years we know that this is a non issue. Do we get in touch with our local Authority to seek clarification need.
It would appear that you have a conveyancing lawyer already. What do they say? You need to enquire of your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out life insurance to cover that same ailment)
Due to the guidance of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a house in Fenstanton before retaining solicitors. I have been told that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. Our surveyor advised that some banks tend refuse to give a loan on a flying freehold house.
It varies from the lender to lender. Lloyds has different instructions for example to Nationwide. Should you wish to telephone us we can investigate further via the relevant lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Fenstanton. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.
We are FTB’s just having agreed a price on a property in Fenstanton, and are now looking to get solicitors instructed. I have used the numerous rating based websites and the results are from all over the England and Wales. Is it advisable to have a Fenstanton property lawyer local to your potential house? We are content to do all the communicating over the internet, but I assume at some stage we will be required to visit the solicitor's office to sign contracts?
On the whole there is no requirement to attend the office of your property lawyer, they can send any relevant papers to you, which you can sign and return. Many buyers and sellers nevertheless opt to use a locally based solicitor, but it's by no means a prerequisite for conveyancing in Fenstanton.