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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Huntingdon

We are intent on selling our house in Huntingdon and according to the buyers it appears that there is a risk of it being built on contaminated land. Any high street Huntingdon conveyancer would know this is not the case. It does beg the question why the buyers are using a national conveyancing practice as opposed to a conveyancing solicitor in Huntingdon. Having lived in Huntingdon for many years we know of no issue. Do we get in touch with our local Authority to obtain confirmation need.

It would appear that you have a conveyancing solicitor already. Are they able to advise? You need to check with your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out health insurance to cover that same illness)

I am downsizing from my home. My former lawyers have shut. I am in need of a recommendation of a conveyancing firm. Im based in Huntingdon if that makes a difference.

You should use our search tool to help you find a solicitor for your conveyancing in Huntingdon. We have connected thousands of home buyers and sellers with regulated solicitors to ensure that the legalities of their house move goes with a minimum of fuss.

I need to instruct a conveyancing solicitor for my conveyancing in Huntingdon. I've stumble upon a site which appears to be the ideal offering If it is possible to get all the legals completed via phone that would be ideal. Do I need to be concerned? What are the potential pitfalls?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

We expect to complete the sale of our £375,000 flat in Huntingdon in 5 days. The management company has quoted £312 for Certificate of Compliance, building insurance schedule and previous years statements of service charge. Is it legal for a freeholder to charge an administration fee for a flat conveyance in Huntingdon?

Huntingdon conveyancing on leasehold flats usually necessitates the buyer’s lawyer submitting questions for the landlord to address. Although the landlord is not legally bound to address these enquiries most will be willing to assist. They are entitled to levy a reasonable charge for answering enquiries or supplying documentation. There is no upper cap for such fees. The average fee for the paperwork that you are referring to is over three hundred pounds, in some transactions it is above £800. The administration charge required by the landlord must be sent together with a summary of rights and obligations in respect of administration charges, without which the charge is technically not due. In reality one has no choice but to pay whatever is requested of you if you want to complete the sale of your home.

I own a studio flat in Huntingdon, conveyancing was carried out December 2008. Can you work out an approximate cost of a lease extension? Comparable flats in Huntingdon with an extended lease are worth £191,000. The ground rent is £55 yearly. The lease comes to an end on 21st October 2073

With only 53 years unexpired the likely cost is going to span between £27,600 and £31,800 as well as legals.

The suggested premium range above a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we are not able to provide a more accurate figure in the absence of comprehensive due diligence. You should not use this information in tribunal or court proceedings. There may be additional issues that need to be considered and clearly you want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not take any other action based on this information before getting professional advice.

My partner is buying a leasehold flat in Huntingdon. He has received a fee estimate by the lawyer connected to the estate agents and it came to £1250 . It was 7 years ago since I sold and bought a home and it cost was £500. Have fees really increased to that extent?

We would recommend that you visit two or three local Huntingdon conveyancing firms seeking prices. It is advisable to base your decision not only on cost, but on promptness and on how comprehensive the reply is.

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