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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Pevensey

Why do I have to pay up front for conveyancing in Pevensey?

If you are buying a property in Pevensey your solicitor will request that you put them with funds to cover the the cost of the conveyancing searches. This will be the total of the cost of the Local Authority Search. When the deposit is as part of the sale price then this will be asked for shortly prior to contracts are exchanged. The final balance that is due will be payable shortly before completion.

I understand that there are debates on Chancel Insurance on online forums. Am I compelled to have this when buying a house in Pevensey? or Apparently there is historic law that means some house owners residing in a parish church boundary will be compelled to pay for maintenance to the chancel in proximity to the church. Is this appropriate for conveyancing in Pevensey?

Unless a previous purchase of the house completed after 12 October 2013 you could take it that lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Pevensey to continue to advocate a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

I have recentlybeen informed that Arc property Solicitors have been shut down. They carried out my conveyancing in Pevensey for a purchase of a leasehold flat 9 months ago. How can I be sure that my home is not still registered in the name of the former proprietor?

The easiest way to check if the premises is in your name, you can make 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 Pevensey conveyancing specialists.

I have been pointed in your direction by a couple of local property agents in Pevensey to select a solicitor on your site. Is there a financial upside for Estate Agents to recommend your services rather than a competitor’s?

We refuse to offer any referral fee for pointing buyers and sellers in our direction. We found it would be just too difficult to pay a commission because members of the public would think, ‘How come the agent getting a kickback? Why am I not receiving any benefit too?’ So we decided to step away from that.

My husband and I are FTB’s - had an offer accepted, yet the selling agent told us that the vendor will only proceed if we use the agent's preferred lawyers as they are insisting on an ‘expedited deal’. Our preferred option is to instruct a family conveyancer who is accustomed to conveyancing in Pevensey

It is improbable the owners are behind this. Should the vendor desire ‘a quick sale', turning down a motivated buyer is likely to cause more damage than good. Speak to the vendors direct and make sure they comprehend that (a)you are motivated purchasers (b)you are ready to go, with finances arranged © you are chain free (d) you intend to proceed fast (e)however you are going to instruct your own,trusted Pevensey conveyancing solicitors - rather thanthose that will give the estate agent a referral fee or hit his conveyancing figures set by corporate headquarters.

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