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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Pound Hill

Finally the sale completed on my house in Pound Hill last July yet the purchaser is telephoning every few hours to moan that his lawyer is waiting to hear from myconveyancer. What should have happened following completion?

Post completion of your house sale your lawyer should forward the transfer documentation and all of the paperwork to the purchaser's conveyancer. Where relevant, your solicitor must also send confirmation that the home loan has been discharged to the purchasers lawyers. There are no post completion tasks just for conveyancing in Pound Hill.

Have just purchased a repossessed house at auction in Pound Hill. Conveyancing is required. What happens now?

Having legally committed yourself to purchase you should choose a conveyancing practitioner as a matter of urgency as you now have a tight deadline in which to complete the deal. An auction property will ordinarily have a corresponding auction pack. This will likely include evidence of title and search results. Where you are dealing with leasehold premises the auction papers may provide a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and other conveyancing paperwork specific to a leasehold property. You should pass this on to the lawyer instructed by you at the earliest opportunity. Do make sure that that you have the requisite funding organised to complete on the date specified in the contract.

We are purchasing a 4 bedroom semi-detached house in Pound Hill. The intention is to convert the garage to an office at the property.Will the conveyancing process include investigations to ascertain if these alterations are allowed?

Your conveyancer will review the registered title as conveyancing in Pound Hill can sometimes reveal restrictions in the title documents which restrict certain changes or require the consent of a 3rd party. Many extensions require local authority planning consent and approval in accordance building regulations. Many locations are designated conservation areas and special planning restrictions apply which frequently prevent or impact extensions. You should check these issues with a surveyor ahead of any purchase.

Planning on purchasing a apartment in Pound Hill. 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 Yorkshire BS 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 Pound Hill conveyancer is on the Yorkshire BS conveyancing panel.

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly picked up as part of conveyancing in Pound Hill?

Restrictive covenants can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Pound Hill. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

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Our conveyancer has advised that he intends to complete and exchange simultaneously on our sale of a £225,000 flat in Pound Hill next Monday. The freeholder has quoted £336 for Certificate of Compliance, insurance certificate and 3 years service charge statements. Is the landlord entitled to charge an administration fee for a leasehold conveyance in Pound Hill?

Pound Hill conveyancing on leasehold apartments usually results in administration charges invoiced by managing agents :

    Answering pre-contract questions Where consent is required before sale in Pound Hill Copies of the building insurance and schedule Deeds of covenant upon sale Registering of the assignment of the change of lessee after a sale
Your solicitor will have no control over the level of the charges for this information but the average costs for the information for Pound Hill leasehold premises is £350. For Pound Hill conveyancing transactions it is customary for the seller to pay for these costs. The landlord or their agents are under no legal obligation to answer such questions most will be willing to do so - albeit often at exorbitant prices where the fees bear little relation to the work involved. Unfortunately there is no law that requires fixed charges for administrative tasks. Neither is there any legal time frame by which they are required to provide answers.

Pound Hill Conveyancing for Leasehold Flats - Examples of Queries Prior to Purchasing

    What is the name of the managing agents? It is important to be aware whether a new roof is being installed or some other major work is pending that will be shared between the leaseholders and will materially increase the the maintenance costs or require a specific invoice.

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