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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Newton Aycliffe

The Newton Aycliffe conveyancing firm handling our Newton Aycliffe conveyancing has spotted a difference between the surveyor’s assumptions in the valuation survey and what is in the legal papers for the property. My lawyer informs me that he is obliged to check that the bank is happy with this discrepancy and is content to go ahead. Is my conveyancer’s course or action correct?

Your property lawyer must comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook requirements which do require that your lawyer disclose any incorrect assumptions in the lender’s valuation report and the legal papers. Should you refuse to allow your lawyer to make the appropriate notification then your lawyer will have no choice but to discontinue acting for both parties.

I just acquired a flat at auction in Newton Aycliffe. Conveyancing is required. What are my next steps?

Now that you are for all intents and purposes signed on the dotted line you must choose a conveyancing practitioner soon as you now have a pending a drop dead date to complete the conveyancing. Every auction property will ordinarily have a corresponding legal pack. This should include the copy title deeds, local authority and drainage searches. Where you are dealing with leasehold premises the auction pack may provide a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and associated conveyancing documentation relating to a leasehold property. You must hand this to your appointed conveyancing solicitor at the earliest opportunity. Do make sure that that you have the requisite funding organised to complete the transaction on the set completion date.

This question may be naive but I am unseasoned as FTB of a garden flat in Newton Aycliffe. Do I pick up the keys to the premises on the completion date from my lawyer? If so, I will instruct a High Street conveyancing solicitor in Newton Aycliffe?

On the day of completion you do not need to attend the conveyancers office in Newton Aycliffe. Conveyancing lawyers for you will arrange to send the purchase money to the vendor’s conveyancers, and once they have received this, you should be able to pick up the keys from the selling Agents and start moving into the property. Usually this occurs early afternoon.

I can not work out if my bank requires a lease extension. I have called into my local Newton Aycliffe bank branch on numerous occasions and was told it does not impact the mortgage offer and they will lend. My Newton Aycliffe conveyancing solicitor - who is on the lender conveyancing panel- called and was told they would not lend in accordance with their specific requirements. I have no idea who is right.

Provided that the conveyancer is on the bank approved list, they must comply with the Council of Mortgage Lenders’ Handbook conditions for the lender. Unless your lawyer obtains specific confirmation in writing that the lender 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 mortgage company to contact your lawyer in writing confirming that they will accept the number of years left on the lease.

I have justfound out that Action Conveyancing have been shut down. They conducted my conveyancing in Newton Aycliffe for a purchase of a leasehold apartment 10 months ago. How can I check that my home is not still registered in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest method to check if the premises is registered to you, 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 Newton Aycliffe conveyancing specialists.

The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build flat in Newton Aycliffe. Conveyancing is a frightening process at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build conveyancing.

Here are examples of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Newton Aycliffe

    Please supply a car parking plan. If there are lifts in the building, please confirm that the owners of flats on the ground and basement floors will not be required to contribute towards the cost of maintenance and renewal. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision.

I am looking into buying my first house which is in Newton Aycliffe and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Newton Aycliffe. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Newton Aycliffe area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?

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