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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Littleover

Do the conveyancing practitioners identified via your search tool execute auction conveyancing in Littleover?

We know of a few auction lawyers we can connect you with those who can conduct auction conveyancing. Littleover is one of hundreds of areas of where our lawyers cover.

I am the registered owner of a freehold residence in Littleover but nevertheless invoiced for rent, why is this and what is this?

It is rare for properties in Littleover and has limited impact for conveyancing in Littleover but some freehold properties in England (particularly common in North West England) pay an annual sum known as a Chief Rent or a Rentcharge to a third party who has no other legal interest in the land.

Rentcharge payments are usually between £2.00 and £5.00 per year. Rentcharges date back hundreds of years, but the Rent Charge Act 1977 barred the creation of new rentcharges from 1977 onwards.

Old rentcharges can now be redeemed by making a one off payment under the Act. Any rentcharges that are still in existence post 2037 will be dispensed with completely.

I am assisting my step-mother sell her property in Littleover. Will the solicitor commission the energy performance certificate or it is for the owner to see to?

After the abolition of Home Information Packs, EPC’s became a mandatory component of moving property. An energy assessment must be commissioned prior to the property being advertised. This is not a task that law firms normally organise. If you are using a Littleover conveyancing lawyer they might be willing to arrange energy assessments due to their contacts with reputable local energy assessors

When it comes to lenders such as Clydesdale, do Littleover conveyancers have to pay a yearly amount to be on the conveyancing panel?

We are unaware of any bank fees to be on their list of approved firms, although some do levy an administration fee to deal with the processing of the conveyancing panel submission.

I was told two weeks ago that my mortgage has been agreed to by UBS. Is it usual for UBS to only issue the offer once my solicitor in Littleover is approved on their conveyancing panel? UBS have asked my solicitor to see a copy of their Professional Indemnity Insurance Schedule.

A lender would not issue a mortgage until they have details of a lawyer on their panel. It can take a few weeks for UBS to deal with your lawyer's application to be on the UBS conveyancing panel. There's no guarantee that your solicitor will be accepted.

Is it necessary to take out insurance to protect me from financial exposure to chancel repairs when purchasing a residence in Littleover?

Unless a prior acquisition of the house completed after 12 October 2013 you can expect solicitors handling conveyancing in Littleover to remain recommending a chancel search and or chancel repair liability insurance.

What does commercial conveyancing in Littleover cover?

Littleover conveyancing for business premises incorporates a broad range of guidance, provided by qualified solicitors, relating to business property. For example, this area of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more commonly, the assignment of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial mortgages and the termination of leases.

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