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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Hillsborough

Can I use your services to locate a Conveyancing solicitor in Hillsborough even if I’m not buying or selling a house, for example if I want to acquire an office in Hillsborough with a mortgage from Barclays Direct?

Our comparison service is predominantly utilised to help choose domestic conveyancing solicitors in Hillsborough but we have recorded at the bottom of this page a few Hillsborough commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to make contact with the solicitors directly to check if they are also authorised to represent Barclays Direct

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly picked up as part of conveyancing in Hillsborough?

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Hillsborough. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

I decided to have a survey completed on a property in Hillsborough before instructing solicitors. I have been told that there is a flying freehold element to the house. Our surveyor advised that some mortgage companies will refuse to grant a loan on a flying freehold home.

It varies from the lender to lender. Bank of Scotland has different requirements for example to Nationwide. If you e-mail us we can investigate further via the relevant lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Hillsborough. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

I am a sole trader intending to lease a unit on the high street. Can you recommend conveyancers offering fixed fees for non-domestic conveyancing in Hillsborough for under £1,200?

We are happy to recommend firms who host a wealth of experience of commercial conveyancing in Hillsborough, including the sale and acquisition of businesses as well as simply property. If you are hoping to buy or dispose of a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail premises or a complete business we can put you in touch with the right firm. As for the fees these will vary based on the structure and terms of the deal. Let us have your contact information or phone us so that we can provide you with a fixed commercial conveyancing calculation.

Am I best advised to use a Hillsborough conveyancing solicitor who is local to the property I am buying? We have a good friend who can perform the conveyancing but they are based a couple of hundredmiles drive away.

The benefit of a high street Hillsborough conveyancing firm is that you can drop in to sign paperwork, deliver your ID and apply pressure on them if necessary. They will also have local intelligence which is a plus. That being said nothing is more important than finding someone that will pull out all the stops for you. If if people you trust used your friend and they were content that should trump using an unknown Hillsborough conveyancing lawyer just because they are local.

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