Our family solicitor has quoted £1350 for fixed fee conveyancing in Forest Hall. I am hoping to sell a Edwardian house for £250,000. Is this expensive? Is it above what I should be paying for conveyancing in Forest Hall?
The costs illustration is fractionally on the high side. Where you are prepared to expend time scrutinising costs you may be able to get the conveyancing a bit cheaper by perhaps £125. That being said, you couldcome to regret choosing an a cheaper solicitor. Remember to ensure that the firm can also act for your lender. You can use our search tool to locate a Forest Hall conveyancing firm on the lender’s approved list of lawyers which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Forest Hall.
I own a freehold property in Forest Hall but nevertheless pay rent, why is this and what is this?
It’s unusual for properties in Forest Hall and has limited impact for conveyancing in Forest Hall but some freehold properties in England (particularly common in North West England) pay an annual sum known as a Chief Rent or a Rentcharge to a third party who has no other legal interest in the land.
Rentcharge payments are usually between £2.00 and £5.00 per year. Rentcharges have existed for many centuries, but the Rent Charge Act 1977 barred the establishment of new rentcharges from 1977 onwards.
Old rentcharges can now be redeemed by making a one off payment under the Act. Any rentcharges that are still in existence in 2037 will be extinguished.
Just had an offer accepted on a new build flat in Forest Hall. Conveyancing is a frightening process 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 legal work.
Set out below are examples of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Forest Hall
Will the freehold then be transferred for a nominal consideration (not exceeding £100) to the Management Company? 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. Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? The Landlord must covenant to assume the management if the Management Company goes into liquidation or otherwise defaults in running the management scheme.
In my capacity as executor for the estate of my aunt I am selling a house in Cardiff but reside in Forest Hall. My conveyancer (approximately 260 kilometers from merequires that I sign a statutory declaration prior to completion. Could you suggest a conveyancing lawyer in Forest Hall who can witness this legal document for me?
Technically speaking you are not likely to need to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Normally any notary public or solicitor will suffice regardless of whether they are Forest Hall based
It may have been a long time coming a mortgage agreement from a lender for the remortgage of my 3 bedroom maisonette is to be issued within the next few days. Could you recommend a low cost remortgage conveyancing lawyer in Forest Hall ?
You are on the wrong site if you are in need of a cheap conveyancing solicitors in Forest Hall. Our aim is to provide excellent value conveyancing but we do not aim to advertise as being the cheapest. Avoid the trap of appointing brokers offering £99 conveyancing in Forest Hall.At best, in going for cheap conveyancing, you will get what you pay for and at worst you will end up invoiced for extras and still not get the service you were looking for.