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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Lifton

We are purchasing our first house. The lawyer has calledto check if we want to purchase supplemental conveyancing searches. We are really unsure what's appropriate for conveyancing in Lifton

The type of Lifton conveyancing searches should be triggered based entirely on the property, the location, the possibility of any of these risks, your familiarity of the region and risks, your overall appetite to risk. What matters is that you adequately understand what information the searches could supply. Then you can make a decision if you consider that you need that information. If unclear, ask your conveyancer to provide guidance.

Is it necessary during the course of the conveyancing process to attend the offices of the solicitor to execute the legal charge? If so, I will instruct a firm who offer conveyancing in Lifton so that I can pop in to their offices when needed.

Whereas this was necessary twenty years ago, most mortgage companies no longer need their conveyancing panel lawyer to witness the borrowers signature. It will still be necessary for you to provide ID documents and there are still manifest benefits to choosing a locally based ayer, in your situation a conveyancing solicitor in Lifton.

Do I select a Licenced Conveyancer or Solicitor for conveyancing in Lifton?

There are many recorded licenced Conveyancers in Lifton and Solicitor partnerships in Lifton to choose from We would stress that the two are regulated professionals specialising in the legal aspects of transferring property. The two can deal with other property legal work such as remortgage conveyancing, enfranchisement and transfer of equity conveyancing.

I am aiming to move house in June. Will my conveyancing solicitor communicate with the removal company on the completion day. As an aside, can you recommend a removal company in Lifton. Conveyancing firm was found before I stumbled across this site.

On the afternoon of completion you will need to collect the house keys from your selling agent but this should only be done when the vendors solicitors advise the agent that they have the completion monies and the keys can be collected. Subsequently you will need to inform the removal company that they can start moving you in. We are not in a position to recommend a specific removal organisation but can help you locate a residential property solicitor in Lifton or a lawyer with expertise in conveyancing in Lifton.

I have decided to exercise my right to buy my property in Lifton off the council. I have a mortgage offer with Aldermore. Conveyancing is not something I have any knowledge of. Can I proceed without a solicitor easily? I think we can but we keep being told I should use one. Any advice?

It is not advisable to proceed with a house purchase without a solicitor. The council's solicitor are not acting for you. You need a solicitor for a number reasons. One of which is to verify what plans the Council have for repairs and refurbishment for the next five years. Many leaseholders have been stung for contributions of thousands of pounds. In any event, if you are getting a mortgage with Aldermore, you will need to appoint a solicitor on the Aldermore conveyancing panel.

I am looking for a flat up to £305k and identified one close by in Lifton I like with a park and railway links in the vicinity, the downside is that it's only got 51 years on the lease. There is not much else in Lifton in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake buying a short lease?

If you need a home loan that many years will likely be problematic. Discount the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing owner has owned the property for a minimum of twenty four months you could request that they commence the lease extension formalities and then assign it to you. You can add 90 years to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing lawyer regarding this.

How can the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 impact my business premises in Lifton and how can you help?

The 1954 Act provides a safeguard to commercial leaseholders, giving them the a statutory right to apply to court for a renewal tenancy and continue in occupation at the end of an expired lease. There are certain specified grounds that a landlord can refrain from granting a lease renewal and the rules are involved. Fees are different for commercial conveyancing. Lifton is one of our many areas of the UK in which the firms we work with have offices

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