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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Goodmayes

My wife and I purchased a renovated Georgian property in Goodmayes. Conveyancing solicitor acted for me and TSB. I happened to do a free search for it on the Land Registry database and I saw a couple of entries: the first freehold, another for leasehold under the exact same property. Is it worth asking TSB to clarify?

You should review the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register for mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered proprietor of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Goodmayes and other areas of the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they mortgage they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with mortgage companies. You can also question the situation with your conveyancing solicitor who conducted the work.

I'm purchasing a new build house in Goodmayes with the aid of help to buy. The developers refused to move on the price so I negotiated £7000 of extras instead. The estate agent advised me not disclose to my solicitor about the side-deal as it may impact my loan with the lender. Should I keep quiet?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

Should I be concerned about brokers that I am dealing with are recommending an online conveyancing firm rather than a local Goodmayes conveyancing practice?

As is the case with lots of professional services, often referrals from family and friends can be most helpful. Yet there are lots of players in a conveyancing matter; estate agents, financial adviser and lenders may suggest conveyancers to use. On occasion these lawyers might be known to one of the organisations as being good in their field, but occasionally there might be a commercial relationship behind the endorsement. You have the discretion to select your preferred conveyancer. Don't forget that most lenders specify a panel list of lawyers you have to use for the lender aspect of your transaction.

My husband and I are a couple of weeks into a freehold purchase having been recommend to conveyancers by the selling agent to carry out the conveyancing in Goodmayes. I am am extremely frustrated with the level of service. Can you help me find new lawyers?

They would have to be very poor to suggest changing them. Has your mortgage been generated? In the event that it has you need to make them aware of the replacement solicitor and ensure the loan are re-sent. Your conveyancer needs to be on the mortgage company approved list to avoid escalating charges and delays. That should be your starting point. The find a solicitor tool should help you find a bank approved conveyancer for your home move in Goodmayes

Planning to sign contracts shortly on a studio apartment in Goodmayes. Conveyancing solicitors assured me that they report fully on Monday. What should I be looking out for?

Your report on title for your leasehold conveyancing in Goodmayes should include some of the following:

    You should be sent a copy of the lease The landlord’s rights to access the flat. You should be made aware that your landlord has rights of access as well as be informed how much notice must be provided. if lease caters for for a slush account for major repairs? Whether the landlord has obligations to ensure rights of quiet enjoyment over your property and do you know what it means in practice? You must be told what is to be regarded as a Nuisance in the lease
For details of the information to be included in your report on your leasehold property in Goodmayes please enquire of your lawyer in ahead of your conveyancing in Goodmayes.

I have tried to negotiate informally with with my landlord to extend my lease without success. Can one apply to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal? Can you recommend a Goodmayes conveyancing firm to help?

Where there is a missing landlord or where there is dispute about the premium for a lease extension, under the relevant statutes you can apply to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal to decide the price payable.

An example of a Lease Extension case for a Goodmayes residence is 49 Aldborough Road South in July 2012. The Tribunal decided that the premium payable for the grant of the new lease was £13,925 This case affected 1 flat. The unexpired residue of the current lease was 61.36 years.

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