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Find a Polegate Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Polegate

Can the conveyancing practitioners listed on your site carry out right to buy conveyancing in Polegate?

We have identified a variety of conveyancing experts who can service right to buy conveyancing Do contact us with a view to obtain a costs calculation.

Can I use your services to locate a Conveyancing solicitor in Polegate even if I’m not buying or disposing of a house, for example if I intend to buy a shop in Polegate with a loan from Leeds Building Society?

Our comparison service is mainly there to find residential conveyancing solicitors in Polegate but we have listed at the end of this page a few Polegate commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to speak with the company directly to establish if they are also authorised to represent Leeds Building Society

I am currently in the process of buying my council flat in Polegate. I have a mortgage offer with Bank of Ireland. Conveyancing is new to me. Can I proceed without a solicitor easily? I think we can but we keep being told I should have one. Any advice?

It is not advisable to proceed with a house purchase without a solicitor. The council's solicitor are not acting for you. You need a solicitor for a number reasons. One of which is to verify what plans the Council have for repairs and refurbishment for the next five years. Many leaseholders have been stung for contributions of thousands of pounds. In any event, if you are getting a mortgage with Bank of Ireland, you will need to appoint a solicitor on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel.

The formalities of my remortgage has taken place for my property in Polegate. Conveyancing was satisfactory but I would like to complain about the lender. Who do I contact should I wish to lodge a complaint?

Almost all banks and building societies have complaints procedures. Your first port of call should be one of the lender’s branches or the Customer Care Department at head office. We understand that complaints to a lender are sorted out very quickly. If you feel the matter is not resolved you can write to Financial Ombudsman Service who will take matters further.

Planning on purchasing a house in Polegate. I have received an online quote from a licenced conveyancer, which states: "There will be no charge for dealing with the Lender if you are obtaining a mortgage". I take this to mean that there will be no additional fee if the solicitor is on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel. I wanted to make sure it means there will be no additional fees for dealing with the mortgage.

They are simply saying that the cost for acting for the lender is included in the fee being quoted. It is worth you checking that the Polegate property lawyer is on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel.

We are buying a property and the lawyer has mentioned Chancel Repair to which the house may be liable given it’s proximity to the area of such a church. She has recommended insurance. Is this strictly warranted for conveyancing in Polegate

Unless a previous acquisition of the house took place post 12 October 2013 you can assume that solicitors delivering conveyancing in Polegate to continue to recommend a chancel search and or chancel repair liability insurance.

My husband and I hope to buy our first home in Polegate. Conveyancing solicitor already chosen. The financial consultant suggested that a survey is not needed as the property is just 17 years old.

At the very least you should order a Home Buyer's Report. Given the property was built more than a decade ago the property will not benefit from a warranty, so you would be well advised not to take a risk. Where a property of this age shows no signs of defects a Home Buyer's report may suffice. They will highlight any apparent problems and recommend further investigation where appropriate. Where there are any signs of problems seek a full structural survey.

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