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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Plymouth

Are you able to vouch for a TSB allowed Plymouth conveyancing conveyancer that can complete within 28 days? Am I best advised to unstruct a local Plymouth conveyancer or a national firm?

We would be happy to suggest some excellent Plymouth conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the main road in Plymouth. Approach two or three firms and request to speak with a conveyancing solicitor for a quote. Discuss your expectations together with the reasons and ask for a commitment on speed. Select the one that you trust.

Is there a reason why leasehold purchase conveyancing in Plymouth costs more?

The conveyancing fees on a leasehold property in Plymouth is frequently greater when contrasted to a freehold transaction. This is because there is an amount of supplemental time necessary in dealing with the landlord and managing agents to collate the information concerning whether the rent and service charges have been discharged and whether there are any major works due in the foreseeable future on repairs or maintenance of the block.

Me and my brother have a semi-detached Victorian property in Plymouth. Conveyancing solicitor represented me and Barclays Direct. I happened to do a free search for it on the Land Registry database and I saw two entries: the first freehold, another for leasehold under the exact same address. I'd like to know for sure, how can I find out??

You need to read the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register for mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered owner of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Plymouth and other areas of the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they sell they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with lenders. You can also check the position with your conveyancing solicitor who conducted the purchase.

I decided to have a survey completed on a house in Plymouth prior to appointing solicitors. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold element to the property. My surveyor has said that some lenders tend not issue a mortgage on this type of home.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Lloyds has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can check via the appropriate mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Plymouth. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Plymouth especially if they are accustomed to such properties in Plymouth.

Do online conveyancing organisations do everything a high street Plymouth solicitor does or must I use a solicitor for the final stages for my conveyancing in Plymouth?

Where you use an online conveyancer they should cover all the work your Plymouth solicitor would cover.

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