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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Flintshire

My partner’s mother is a property lawyer. I hope that I'll be able to get preferential fee for conveyancing, However if that does not come through, what level of costs should I be expecting for conveyancing in Flintshire?

You should compare pricing. Do use our comparison tool on this site. You will notice that amounts may be different but service levels do are distinct between conveyancers as is the case with most professions.

Can you help? My Flintshire conveyancer is advising me that he has toconduct Flintshire conveyancing searches asthe firm are on the Santanderapproved lawyer panel. Is my lawyer right?

Unfortunately both you and your lawyer have little choice here. As you are obtaining a home loan with a mortgage company your conveyancer has to comply with their conditions as set out in their version of the CML Conveyancing Handbook. Your conveyancer would have previously signed the Terms and Conditions of your lender’s conveyancing panel appointment which obliges them to comply with the CML Handbook provisions . Even if you were a cash buyer you would be ill advised not to carry out Flintshire conveyancing searches.

Will my solicitor be raising questions concerning flooding during the conveyancing in Flintshire.

The risk of flooding is if increasing concern for solicitors dealing with homes in Flintshire. Some people will buy a house in Flintshire, fully aware that at some time, it may suffer from flooding. However, aside from the physical destruction, if a property is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to obtain a mortgage, satisfactory building insurance, or dispose of the property. Steps can be carried out during the course of a property purchase to forewarn the buyer.

Lawyers are not best placed to offer advice on flood risk, however there are a number of searches that may be initiated by the buyer or by their conveyancers which should figure out the risks in Flintshire. The standard completed inquiry forms supplied to a purchaser’s lawyer (where the Conveyancing Protocol is adopted) incorporates a standard question of the vendor to find out if the property has historically flooded. In the event that flooding has previously occurred and is not revealed by the seller, then a purchaser could bring a compensation claim stemming from an inaccurate response. A buyer’s conveyancers may also order an enviro search. This will higlight if there is a recorded flood risk. If so, further investigations should be made.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Flintshire. Conveyancing is necessary evil at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build conveyancing.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Flintshire

    The Vendor must covenant to keep unoccupied units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore. 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. 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. Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? Please provide evidence that the form of Lease proposed has been approved by the Land Registry.

What type of property do your Flintshire conveyancing quotes relate to?

Our conveyancing quotes are only applicable to standard domestic homes in England & Wales. If you have any different requirements such as industrial or agricultural land or commercial conveyancing in Flintshire do contact us to consider your requirements .

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