In what way does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Kingsbury? What am I being asked for?
You are right in the requirement set out by your lawyer has nothing to do with conveyancing in Kingsbury. However these days you will not be able to proceed with any conveyancing deal if you have not submitting proof of your identity. This usually takes the form of a either your passport or driving licence plus a bank statement. Remember if you are providing your driving licence as evidence of ID it must be both the paper element and photo card part, one is not satisfactory without the other.
Evidence of your origin of money is necessary in accordance with the Money Laundering Regulations. Don’t be offended when when this is requested of you as your conveyancing solicitor must retain this information on file. Your Kingsbury conveyancing lawyer will need to see evidence of proof of funds prior to accepting any money from you into their client account and they may also ask further questions regarding the origin of monies.
I decided to have a survey completed on a property in Kingsbury prior to retaining conveyancers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold aspect to the property. My surveyor advised that some mortgage companies will not give a loan on such a premises.
It depends who your proposed lender is. Santander has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to telephone us we can check with the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Kingsbury. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Kingsbury to see if the conveyancing will be more expensive.
I am selling my house. My former solicitors closed down. It would be helpful to have a recommendation of a conveyancing firm. I happen to live in Kingsbury if that makes things easier.
Do use our search tool to help you find a solicitor for your conveyancing in Kingsbury. 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.
In my capacity as executor for the will of my aunt I am disposing of a residence in Monmouth but I am based in Kingsbury. My lawyer (based 235 kilometers awayrequires that I execute a statutory declaration before completion. Can you recommend a conveyancing practitioner in Kingsbury who can witness this legal document for me?
strictly speaking you are unlikely to need to have the documents attested by a conveyancing solicitor. Ordinarily or notary public or solicitor will do regardless of whether they are located in Kingsbury
Me and my wife are selling a Kingsbury property we inherited some years ago in 2010. I have over twenty years conveyancing experience and, now retired, see no reason not to undertake my own conveyancing. The buyer's conveyancer has informed me that their building society will not allow you to do your own conveyancing as they require the funds to be transferred to a solicitor's bank account.
Lending requirements to lawyers from all mainstream lenders state that If the vendor is not legally represented the purchaser’s lawyers should check whether the mortgage company needs to be notified so that a decision can be reached as to whether they are willing to progress.