My family solicitor has given a fee estimate £995 for leasehold conveyancing in Kenton. I am hoping to downsize from a Edwardian detached home for £125,000. Are the quoted fees excessive? Is it in excess of the average fee for conveyancing in Kenton?
The quote is fractionally on the steep side. If you are willing to invest time scrutinising charges you might get the conveyancing a bit cheaper by say a hundred pounds. That being said, you couldcome to rue choosing an an unknown conveyancer. Don't forget to ensure that the solicitor can also act for your bank. You can employ our comparison tool to find a Kenton conveyancing firm on the banks approved list of lawyers which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Kenton.
I have been told that property searches are the primary reason for stalling in Kenton house deals. Is there any truth in this?
The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released conclusions of research by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not figure amongst the most frequent causes of delays during the legal transfer of property. Searches are not likely to feature in any holding up conveyancing in Kenton.
The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build flat in Kenton. Conveyancing is a frightening process at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build conveyancing.
Set out below is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Kenton
The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided. Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified. Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? The Vendor must covenant to keep unoccupied units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore.
I am looking into buying my first house which is in Kenton and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Kenton. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Kenton area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?
Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Kenton. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found
In my capacity as executor for the estate of my grandmother I am selling a residence in Newport but reside in Kenton. My solicitor (approximately 235 miles awayneeds me to sign a statutory declaration prior to the transaction finalising. Can you recommend a conveyancing lawyer in Kenton to witness this legal document for me?
Technically speaking you are not likely to be required to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Ordinarily any notary public or solicitor will be fine regardless of whether they are based in Kenton