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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Gunnersbury

We were about to choose a conveyancing solicitor in Gunnersbury endorsed on your site but stumbled across some other estimates via the web look less expensive – why is this?

There are many firms of conveyancing organisations advertising so-called cheap conveyancing, unfortunately it’s common in such cases for additionalcharges end up with the closing fee mounting up beyond all recognition. In accordance with regulatory requirements charges listed in terms and conditions should be transparent and reasonable and be applied The solicitors that we list for conveyancing in Gunnersbury clearly state all costs for the property you plan tobuy.

Are you able to vouch for a Platform Home Loans Ltd allowed Gunnersbury conveyancing firm that can complete within a short deadline? Am I best advised to unstruct a high street Gunnersbury conveyancer or a national firm?

We would be happy to suggest some excellent Gunnersbury conveyancing firms. You can also walk up the main road in Gunnersbury. Go in to some well established firms and request to see a conveyancing solicitor for a fee estimate. Mention your deadline together with your reasons and ask for an assurance on speed. Choose the lawyer that genuine.

I have todaydiscovered that Arc property Solicitors have been shut down. They conducted my conveyancing in Gunnersbury for a purchase of a leasehold flat 9 months ago. How can I check that my home is registered correctly in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest way to see if the property is in your name, you can make a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Gunnersbury conveyancing specialists.

I've recently found out that there is a flying freehold element on a property I have offered on last month in what was supposed to be a simple, no chain conveyancing. Gunnersbury is where the house is located. Can you shed any light on this issue?

Flying freeholds in Gunnersbury are rare but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Gunnersbury you would need to get your solicitor to go through the deeds thoroughly. Your mortgage company may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Gunnersbury may ascertain that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold premises.

My wife and I purchased a leasehold house in Gunnersbury. Conveyancing and Clydesdale mortgage went though with no issue. I have received a letter from someone saying they have taken over the freehold. Attached was a demand for arrears of ground rent dating back to 1997. The conveyancing solicitor in Gunnersbury who acted for me is not around. What should I do?

First make enquiries of HMLR to make sure that this person is indeed the registered owner of the freehold reversion. You do not need to incur the fees of a Gunnersbury conveyancing lawyer to do this as you can do this on the Land Registry website for less than a fiver. You should note that regardless, even if this is the legitimate freeholder, under the Limitation Act 1980 no more than 6 years of rent can be collected.

My wife and I have hit a brick wall in trying to purchase the freehold in Gunnersbury. Can the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal adjudicate on premiums?

if there is a absentee freeholder or if there is dispute about the premium for a lease extension, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 it is possible to make an application to the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) to determine the sum to be paid.

An example of a Freehold Enfranchisement matter before the tribunal for a Gunnersbury residence is 169 Southfield Road in September 2013. the tribunal decided that the premium to be paid in respect of the collective enfranchisement should be £51,203 This case was in relation to 2 flats. The number of years remaining on the existing lease(s) was 64.64 years.

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