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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Old Windsor

In the event thatI was to purchase a straightforward homein Old Windsor for cash and dispense with a survey and no local authority searches how much should I expect to to save on my conveyancing in Old Windsor?

The only reduction in fees you would make on is the costs for searches. A property lawyer still be obliged to do everything else - money laundering, liaising with the vendors lawyer, stamp duty return, register the ownership etc. You might save a bit for them not needing to register a mortgage but it will not be meaningful.

I am helping my step-mother sell her property in Old Windsor. Will the solicitor order an EPC or it is for the owner to coordinate?

Following the demise of Home Information Packs, EPC’s was retained a compulsory part of selling a property. An EPC must be to hand before the property is advertised. It is not as aspect of the sale process that conveyancers normally organise. Where you are instructing a Old Windsor conveyancing lawyer they might help arrange energy performance certificates given their contacts with reputable local providers

When it comes to lenders such as Skipton, do Old Windsor property lawyers face an annual charge to be on the conveyancing panel?

We are not aware of any lender fees to register on their list of approved firms, although some do charge an administration charge to deal with the processing of the conveyancing panel submission.

Can I be sure that the Old Windsor conveyancing solicitor on the Lloyds panel is any good?

When it comes to conveyancing in Old Windsor seeking recommendations is a good start. Before you go ahead, check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also, you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more, will often provide a better service than one advertising the lowest fees. We would always recommend that you speak with the lawyer handling your conveyancing.

I have justdiscovered that Action Conveyancing have closed. They carried out my conveyancing in Old Windsor for a purchase of a leasehold flat 12 months ago. How can I be sure that my home is in my name in the name of the former proprietor?

The easiest way to check if the premises is in your name, 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 Old Windsor conveyancing specialists.

I am purchasing my first flat in Old Windsor with the aid of help to buy. The sellers would not reduce the price so I negotiated 6k of extras instead. The house builders rep told me not to tell my lawyer about the extras as it could adversely affect my loan with the lender. Do I keep my lawyer in the dark?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the builder 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 am looking for a conveyancing practitioner in Old Windsor for my house move. Is there any facility to see a firm’s record with the profession’s regulator?

One can search for documented Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) decisions stemming from investigations from 2008 onwards. Go to Check a solicitor's record. To find information Pre 2008, or to check a solicitors history, call 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 09.30 - 18.00 Tuesday. International callers, dial +44 (0)121 329 6800. The SRA could monitor call for training reasons.

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