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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Marlborough

It may have been a long time coming a loan agreement from HSBC for the refinancing of my 3 bedroom maisonette is to be issued by the end of next week. Could you recommend a cheap conveyancing lawyer in Marlborough?

This site is not designed to help those in their quest for the lowest fares for conveyancing in Marlborough. Our aim is to provide affordable conveyancing but we do not work with the cheapest lawyers. Resist the temptation to appoint companies seducing you with £99 conveyancing in Marlborough. In your best case scenario, in going for low cost conveyancing, you will receive what you pay for and at worst it will result in you with a hefty uplift in additional fees and still not get the service expected.

Why do I have to pay up front for conveyancing in Marlborough?

If you are buying a property in Marlborough your lawyer will request that you to provide them with funds to cover the the cost of the conveyancing searches. Ordinarily this is called for to cover the fees of the Local Authority Search. If any down payment is as part of the sale price then this will be asked for immediately ahead of exchange of contracts. The closing balance that is due should be transferred a couple of days prior to the day of completion.

I moved into my house on 10 November and my personal details is yet to be registered. Any reason for this? My conveyancing solicitor in Marlborough said it would be concluded in less than a month. Are properties in Marlborough uniquely lengthy to register?

There is nothing unique about conveyancing in Marlborough registration formalities. Rather than based on location, timeframes can adjust subject to who lodges the application, whether it is in order and if the Land registry communicate with any 3rd persons or bodies. At present in the region of three quarters of such applications are fully addressed within 12 days but occasionally there can be extensive delays. Historically registration occurs after the buyer is living at the premises so post completion formalities is not typically an essential issue yet if there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your solicitor can contact the land registry and explain the circumstances.

Over the last few months I have been searching for a leasehold apartment up to £305k and found one near me in Marlborough I like with amenity areas and transport links nearby, however it only has 52 years unexpired on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Marlborough for this price, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error acquiring a short lease?

If you require a home loan that many years will be problematic. Reduce the offer by the amount the lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the current owner has owned the property for a minimum of twenty four months you could ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor concerning this matter.

My husband and I are a couple of weeks into a freehold purchase having been referred to solicitors by the estate agent to do our conveyancing in Marlborough. I am am very frustrated with the level of service. Could you you assist me in finding new lawyers?

They would need to be really bad to suggest diss instructing them. Has the mortgage offer been generated? If so you must inform them of the new contact details and ensure the offer are re-issued. The conveyancer should be on the lenders approved list to avoid added charges and complications. That should be your starting point. The find a solicitor tool can help you find a bank approved conveyancer for your home move in Marlborough

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