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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Neath Abbey

Should commercial conveyancing searches disclose impending roadworks that could affect a commercial estate in Neath Abbey?

Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in Neath Abbey will order a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers spend in looking into accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Neath Abbey. The search result sets out definitive data on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Neath Abbey.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Neath Abbey it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately could result in delays to Neath Abbey commercial conveyancing deals as well as present a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not ordered for residential conveyancing in Neath Abbey.

I am buying my first flat in Neath Abbey with the aid of help to buy. The sellers would not budge the amount so I negotiated 6k of extras instead. The house builders rep advised me not to tell my conveyancer about the extras as it will put at risk my mortgage with the bank. Is this normal?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Neath Abbey in advance of appointing solicitors. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold element to the house. The surveyor has said that some banks may refuse to give a mortgage on a flying freehold premises.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Santander has different instructions from Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can check via the relevant mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Neath Abbey. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Neath Abbey to see if the conveyancing costs will increase in light of this.

My husband and I are 17 days into a leasehold purchase having been directed to conveyancers by the estate agent to execute conveyancing in Neath Abbey. I am not happy. Can you help me find new lawyers?

They would have to be really bad in order to consider changing them. Has your loan offer been sent? In the event that it has you need to make them aware of the new contact details and ensure the mortgage documents are re-issued. Your conveyancer should be on the lenders panel to avoid added fees and frustration. That should be your starting point. The find a solicitor tool will assist you in finding a bank approved solicitor for your conveyancing in Neath Abbey

Why do Neath Abbey conveyancing costs are higher for leasehold and freehold properties?

When buying a leasehold property there is more work involved purely due to the fact that usually there are further parties involved in the form of the freeholder and/or Management Agents. As part of a lawyers enquiries they will check that all ground rent and service charges are paid up to date amongst other general leasehold matters. For this reason, the Sellers lawyers usually have to refer to the freeholder or Managing Agent for their replies to our questions. This may be time consuming and beyond the lawyers control

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