Our mortgage company has recommended solicitors on their panel based in Machen but I would rather use a conveyancing lawyer in Machen or nearer to where I live. Can you help?
The minority of Machen conveyancing practitioners are listed all banks conveyancing panel. Do make use of our search tool to find a Machen conveyancing solicitor on the on the lender panel.
I have recentlyfound out that Action Conveyancing have been shut down. They conducted my conveyancing in Machen for a purchase of a freehold house 10 months ago. How can I establish that my home is in my name in the name of the former proprietor?
The quickest way to check if the property is in your name, you can carry out a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Machen conveyancing specialists.
I opted to have a survey carried out on a house in Machen in advance of retaining solicitors. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold element to the house. My surveyor advised that some lenders tend not issue a mortgage on a flying freehold house.
It depends who your proposed lender is. Bank of Scotland has different instructions from Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can check with the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Machen. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Machen especially if they regularly deal with such properties in Machen.
I have been pointed in your direction by numerous property agents in Machen to choose a property lawyer on your site. What’s the financial advantage for Estate Agents to promote your lawyers over alternative conveyancing organisations?
We refuse to offer any referral fee for sending work to this site. We thought it would be too underhand to pay a commission as a client could think, ‘How come the agent getting a kickback? Why aren’t I receiving any benefit too?’ We would prefer to grow our business on genuine recommendations.
I am four weeks into a freehold purchase having been recommend to conveyancers by the selling agent to do our conveyancing in Machen. We are not happy. Can you you assist me in finding new conveyancers?
A lawyer would need to be very poor in order to consider changing them. Has the loan offer been generated? In the event that it has you must advise them of the new conveyancer and get the offer are re-issued. Your new conveyancer should be on the mortgage company panel to avoid added costs and complications. That should be your first question of the new lawyers. Our search tool will assist you in finding a lender approved lawyer for your home move in Machen