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Find a Martlesham Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

Ready to buy a new home in Martlesham? Failing to check that a lawyer is on your lender’s list of approved solicitors can put your Martlesham conveyancing at risk of delay or failure.

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Martlesham

We were about to instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Martlesham endorsed by you but have come across alternative fee calculations via the web appear less pricey – how come?

There are a variety of conveyancers advertising at first sight what seems to be cut price. Our recommendation is to think long and hard as to how much you respect your own move to want to take 'cheap' risks concerning the quality of the legal work. Some hide extras well inside the terms of business. The conveyancers that we list for conveyancing in Martlesham will notbehave this way.

What is the optimum way to investigate if the solicitor handling my conveyancing in Martlesham is on the mortgage lender’sconveyancing panel? I am looking to avoid the situation of having one lawyer for me and one for Godiva Mortgages Ltd thus spending £187.00 plus VAT in supplemental conveyancing fees.

Please do take advantage of the find a conveyancing panel solicitor tool on this page. Pick the lender and type ‘Martlesham’ or your location and you will discover a number of lawyer based in Martlesham or by proximity to you.

I can not fathom if my lender requires a lease extension. I have called into my local Martlesham bank branch on a couple of occasions and was told they are content with the situation and they will lend. My Martlesham conveyancing solicitor - who is on the lender conveyancing panel- called to say that they refuse to lend in accordance with their specific requirements. I simply don't know who is right.

Your property lawyer has to follow the CML Handbook section two requirements for your bank. Unless your lawyer obtains specific confirmation in writing that the mortgage company will go ahead, your lawyer has no choice but to refrain from exchanging contract and committing you to the purchase. We would suggest that you ask the lender to contact your lawyer in writing confirming that they will accept the number of years left on the lease.

I am due to exchange contracts on my flat. I had a double glazing fitted in November 2008, but did not receive a FENSA certificate or Building Regulation Certificate. My buyer's lender, Coventry BS are being pedantic. The Martlesham solicitor who is on the Coventry BS conveyancing panel is happy to accept ‘lack of building regulation’ insurance but Coventry BS are requiring a building regulation certificate. Why do Coventry BS have a conveyancing panel if they don't accept advice from them?

It is probably the case that Coventry BS have referred the matter to their valuer. The reason why Coventry BS may not want to accept indemnity insurance is because it does not give them any reassurance that the double glazing was correctly and safely installed. The indemnity insurance merely protects against enforcement action which is very unlikely anyway.

Santander have agreed my mortgage in principle, my bid on a apartment in Martlesham has been accepted, now what?

Your estate agent will need to be advised as to your conveyancer's details (ensure that the solicitors are on the bank’s approved list). Call up Santander or the financial adviser and finalise any appropriate forms. Santander will appoint a valuer who will get in touch with the estate agent or seller to schedule a slot for the valuation to occur. Once conducted (assuming no problems) it takes approximately a fortnight to get a mortgage offer. Santander will send the offer to you and your solicitors. The legal work will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Martlesham.

I have been recommended by numerous property agents in Martlesham to locate a conveyancer on your site. What’s the financial incentive for Estate Agents to promote your site over another?

We refuse to make any referral fee for directing people our way. We thought it would be too underhand a fee because home movers will think, ‘How come the agent getting a kickback? Why am I not getting any benefit too?’ We would prefer to grow our business on genuine recommendations.

I am one month into a freehold purchase having been directed to a firm by the local agent to execute conveyancing in Martlesham. I am am very dissatisfied with the level of service. Can you you assist me in finding new solicitors?

They would need to be really poor in order to consider diss instructing them. Has your mortgage offer been issued? If so you must advise them of the replacement conveyancer and ensure the offer are re-sent. Your new conveyancer should be on the mortgage company approved list to avoid supplemental charges and complications. So that should be your first question of the new lawyers. The find a solicitor tool should assist you in finding a lender approved solicitor for your conveyancing in Martlesham

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