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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Newport

Souldretaining a Newport conveyancing practitioner make the legal transfer of property easier?

Newport is a unique place, where local knowledge counts for a lot. The laid-back lifestyle has it’s attractions – but not when it comes to your home move. The conveyancers that we list possess specialist Newport know how with a professional, can doapproach that ensures the conveyancing to progress with the minimum of fuss. It will certainly help that they benefit from good connections with mortgage brokers, local authorities, valuers and other Newport conveyancing practices

Can you explain why leasehold purchase conveyancing in Newport is more expensive?

Newport leasehold conveyancing transactions usually involve additional investigations than freeholds including investigating the Lease, liaising with the Landlord such as serving applicable notices on the Landlord or managing agent, obtaining up-to-date service charge and management information, obtaining Landlord’s consents and reviewing management accounts and formation documents.

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly identified as part of conveyancing in Newport?

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Newport. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Newport prior to retaining conveyancers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold element to the house. Our surveyor has said that some lenders may refuse to give a mortgage on this type of property.

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

How do I identify a Newport law firm on the Clydesdale conveyancing panel? I am a keen cyclist and am happy to travel upto 10kilometers to meet the conveyancer.

Feel free to make use of the search on this website. Please pick a lender and your location and you will see a number of Newport conveyancing lawyers locally. We have listed some Newport conveyancing firms at the bottom of this page and you can telephone them to verify if they are on the Clydesdale member panel

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