Can your site be used to find a Conveyancing solicitor in Holbrook even if I’m not purchasing or disposing of a house, for example if I want to acquire an office in Holbrook with a mortgage from Norwich and Peterborough Building Society?
Our search tool is mainly utilised to locate domestic conveyancing solicitors in Holbrook but we have set out towards the end of this page some Holbrook commercial conveyancing firms. You should enquire with the solicitors directly to establish if they are also authorised to represent Norwich and Peterborough Building Society
I'm buying my first flat in Holbrook with the aid of help to buy. The developers refused to reduce the amount so I negotiated £7000 of extras instead. The sale representative advised me not reveal to my conveyancer about this extras as it could put at risk my mortgage with Clydesdale. Is this normal?.
All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the builder 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.
Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I put an offer in a fortnight ago in what was supposed to be a straight forward, chain free conveyancing. Holbrook is where the house is located. Is there any advice you can give?
Flying freeholds in Holbrook are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Holbrook you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds diligently. Your bank may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Holbrook 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.
I was pointed in your direction by a few estate agents in Holbrook to find a solicitor on your site. What’s the financial advantage for Estate Agents to offer your services rather than a competitor’s?
We refuse to give any referral fee for pointing buyers and sellers our way. We found it would be just too difficult to pay a commission because a client could think, ‘How come the agent getting a kickback? Why am I not getting any benefit too?’ We would prefer to grow our business on genuine recommendations.
In scouring the internet for the words conveyancing in Holbrook it brings up many solicitorslocally. With so much choice what is the best way to find the right conveyancer for the sale of my house?
The ideal way of seeking the right conveyancer is via trusted testimonial, so ask colleagues and family who have purchased a property in Holbrook or the reputable estate agent or mortgage broker. Charges for conveyancing in Holbrook differ, so it's a good idea to secure at least three fee estimates from different conveyancers. Be sure to seek confirmation that the fees are fixed.