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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton

Having sold my house in Leagrave and Chalton last September but my buyer keeps e-mailing daily complaining that his conveyancer needs to hear from mine. What should my lawyer have done following completion?

Following your sale your lawyer is duty bound to deliver the transfer documentation and all supplemental paperwork to the buyer’s solicitors. Depending on the transaction, your solicitor must also evidence that the legal charge in favour of the lender has been repaid to the buyers lawyers. There is unlikely to be post completion tasks unique to conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton.

Do I have to pop into the offices of the solicitor to sign the legal charge? If so, I will instruct a firm who offer conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton so that I can pop in to their offices if required.

As opposed to ten years ago, the vast majority mortgage companies no longer require their conveyancing panel lawyer to witness the mortgagors signature. You will still be obliged to provide ID documents and there are still manifest advantages to instructing a locally based ayer, in your case a conveyancing solicitor in Leagrave and Chalton.

We are planning to move home in April. Will my conveyancing solicitor liaise with the removal company on the day of completion. Incidentally, can you put forward a removal company in Leagrave and Chalton. Conveyancing solicitor was found before I stumbled across your website.

On the day of completion you will need to collect the keys from your property agent however this should only be done when the vendors conveyancers inform the agent that they acknowledge receipt of the completion payment and the keys can be passed over. Subsequently you will need to inform the removal men that you are ready to move in. As a matter of policy we do not suggest a particular removal company but can assist you in finding a conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton or a legal practice with expertise in conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton.

I am purchasing a 3 bedroom semi in Leagrave and Chalton. Our aim is to carry out an extension to the side at the property.Will the conveyancing process involve enquiries to determine if these alterations are permitted?

Your solicitor should review the deeds as conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton can occasionally identify restrictions in the title documents which prohibit categories of alterations or necessitated the permission of another owner. Certain extensions call for local authority planning consent and approval in compliance with building regulations. Many locations are designated conservation areas and special planning restrictions apply which often prevent or affect extensions. You should check these issues with a surveyor ahead of any purchase.

We are getting a further advance on our mortgage from Leeds Building Society as we intend to conduct alterations to our home in Leagrave and Chalton. Are we obliged to appoint a nearby Leagrave and Chalton solicitor on the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel to deal with the legals?

Leeds Building Society don't usually require firms on their conveyancing panel to handle the formalities. If they do require any legal work then you would need to ensure that such a lawyer was on the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel.

The deeds to our house can not be found. The lawyers who dealt with the conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton 4 years ago have long since closed. What are my options?

These day there are copies made of almost everything, and your solicitor will be aware exactly where to locate all the relevant paperwork so you can purchase or dispose of your property without any difficulty. Where copies are not available, your lawyer can arrange cover in the form of insurance or indemnities against possible claims on the premises.

Our conveyancer has advised that he intends to complete and exchange simultaneously on the sale of our £175,000 apartment in Leagrave and Chalton in 5 days. The managing agents has quoted £396 for Landlord’s certificate, insurance certificate and 3 years statements of service charge. Is it legal for a freeholder to charge such fees for a leasehold conveyance in Leagrave and Chalton?

Leagrave and Chalton conveyancing on leasehold apartments normally involves the buyer’s conveyancer sending questions for the landlord to answer. Although the landlord is not legally bound to respond to these enquiries most will be content to assist. They are at liberty to charge a reasonable charge for responding to questions or supplying documentation. There is no upper cap for such fees. The average costs for the information that you are referring to is over three hundred pounds, in some situations it exceeds £800. The management information fee invoiced by the landlord must be sent together with a synopsis of entitlements and obligations in relation to administration charges, without which the charge is not strictly payable. In reality you have no choice but to pay whatever is requested of you if you want to sell the property.

Leasehold Conveyancing in Leagrave and Chalton - Sample of Queries Prior to buying

    Be sure to investigate if there are any onerous prohibitions in the lease. For instance it is very common in Leagrave and Chalton leases that pets are not permitted in in a block in Leagrave and Chalton. If you like the apartmentin Leagrave and Chalton yet your dog can’t live with you then you have a very hard compromise. What prohibitions are there in the Leagrave and Chalton Lease? For many Leagrave and Chalton leaseholds the cost for major works tend not to be built into the service charges, albeit that a few managing agents in Leagrave and Chalton require tenants to contribute towards a reserve fund created for the specific purpose of building a fund for larger repairs or maintenance.

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