My mortgage broker requires my Great Linford lawyer’ panel member for the Santander conveyancing panel. Can you suggest how I find this out. I have e-mailed my local Great Linford branch but they cant find it on their system.
You are best placed to get this information from your Great Linford conveyancing practitioner . Most Great Linford conveyancing practices will retain a file or database of lender panel information which would include, if applicable, their conveyancing panel details for each bank.
We see that you have a search directory identifying firms on the RBS conveyancing panel. Do firms pay you a referral fee if I appoint them for our own conveyancing in Great Linford?
We are a listing service only for law firms wishing to communicate if they are on the RBS conveyancing panel or other lender panels. We do not charge referral fees to any conveyancer that you subsequently appoint for your conveyancing in Great Linford.
We're in Great Linford, First timers purchasing with a mortgage (lender is UBS , and our solicitor is on the UBS conveyancing panel). How long should the conveyancing process take?
The fact that your lawyer is on the UBS conveyancing panel is a help. It would almost certainly delay matters if they were not. However, no lawyer should guarantee a timeframe for your conveyancing, due to third parties outside of your control such as delays caused by lenders,conveyancing search providers or by the other side’s solicitors. The time taken is often determined by the number of parties in a chain.
A friend advised me that if I am purchasing in Great Linford I should ask my conveyancer to execute a Neighbourhood, Planning and Local Amenity Search. What does it cover?
A search of this type is occasionally included in the estimate for your Great Linford conveyancing searches. It is not a small report of about 40 pages, listing and setting out significant information about Great Linford around the property and the people living there. It includes an Aerial Photograph, Planning Applications, Land Use, Mobile Phone Masts, Rights of Way, the local Housing Market, Council Tax Banding, the type of People living in the area, the dominant type of Housing, the Average Property Price, Crime statistics, Great Linford Education with maps and statistics, Local Amenities and other useful information about Great Linford.
My fiance is buying a ground floor flat in Great Linford. He was given a quote by the conveyancing practitioner suggested by the estate agents totaling £1245 . It was seven years ago since I sold and bought a house and the fee was £440. Have charges really increased to that extent?
We would recommend that you e-mail two or three local Great Linford conveyancing firms requesting prices. You should base your choice not solely on cost, but on promptness and on how comprehensive the response was.