Having sold my house in Hither Green last December yet the purchaser is texting daily to say their lawyer is waiting to hear from mine. What should have happened now that I have sold?
Following your sale your conveyancer should send the transfer documentation and all of the paperwork to the purchaser's lawyers. If applicable, your lawyer should also confirm that the legal charge in favour of the lender has been paid off to the purchasers solicitors. There are no post completion steps unique to conveyancing in Hither Green.
I have been on the look out for a leasehold apartment up to £195,000 and found one near me in Hither Green I like with open areas and station in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 52 years on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Hither Green suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake acquiring a short lease?
If you need a home loan the shortness of the lease will likely be problematic. Discount the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the current proprietor has owned the property for at least 2 years you can request that they start the process of the extension and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease and have £0 ground rent by law. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor about this matter.
Hoping to buy a property located in Hither Green and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Hither Green. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Hither Green area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?
Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Hither Green. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found
My uncle has suggested that I appoint his lawyers for conveyancing in Hither Green. Do I take his guidance?
There are no two ways about it it’s preferable to find a conveyancing solicitor is to have referrals from friends or relatives who have actually experience in using the conveyancer that you are are thinking of instructing.
The solicitors undertaking our conveyancing in Hither Green has sent papers to review that reveal that the property is unregistered with epitome documents. Is it not the case that all properties in Hither Green are registered?
Whilst the vast majorities of properties in Hither Green are now registered with HMLR there are still some that remain unregistered. Any property in Hither Green that has been purchased since the late 1980’s will have been registered at the Land Registry under the compulsory ‘first registration’ scheme. However, if a Hither Green property has not changed hands in that time then it’s likely the old fashioned title deeds will be the only evidence of ownership.Many Hither Green conveyancing solicitors will be capable of dealing with such matters but if any uncertainty prevails the conventional recommendation these days is for the seller to deal with the registration formalities first and then sell - this this chain of events will cause a drawn-out conveyancing.