I have just started taking steps with the aim of porting my existing standard mortgage to a Buy to Let TSB mortgage. I have been informed by my broker that I require a lawyer for this. I got in contact with my previous Ivybridge conveyancing firm who dealt with the legals when I previously purchased the property. The fee estimate issued of £500 has surprised me as I am not require purchase conveyancing - it’s simply a bog-standard refinance.
The estimate fees appear a little high. Where you are happy to spend time contrasting costs you may be able to reduce the fees slightly by say a hundred pounds. On the other hand, if you were satisfied with the conveyancing the firm gave you mightlive to regret choosing an a cheaper lawyer. Don't forget to enquire that the solicitor can act for TSB. You can use our search tool to get a quote a Ivybridge conveyancing firm on the TSB approved list of lawyers, which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Ivybridge.
Completed the sale of my flat in Ivybridge last May yet the purchaser is calling daily complaining that his lawyer is waiting to hear from mysolicitor. What should my lawyer have done following completion?
Following your sale your lawyer should deliver the transfer documentation and all of the paperwork to the purchaser's solicitors. Where relevant, your solicitor must also send confirmation that the home loan has been repaid to the purchasers conveyancers. There are no post completion steps specific conveyancing in Ivybridge.
It has been 4 months following my purchase conveyancing in Ivybridge completed. I have checked the Land Registry website which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £160,000. Why the discrepancy?
The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the premises from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.
I have been pointed in your direction by numerous property agents in Ivybridge to locate a solicitor using your seach tool. What’s the financial advantage for Estate Agents to offer your services over and above a competitor’s?
We refuse to offer any financial incentive for sending work to this site. We found it would be just too difficult a fee because members of the public would think, ‘Why is the agent getting a kickback? Why aren’t I getting any benefit too?’ So we decided to step away from that.
Do online conveyancing organisations undertake everything a high street Ivybridge solicitor does or must I retain a solicitor for the final stages for my conveyancing in Ivybridge?
Where you choose an online conveyancer they will undertake all the things your Ivybridge solicitor will cover.