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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Preston Park

My partner and I are purchasing a newly constructed apartment in Preston Park and my lawyer is advising me that she is duty bound to the mortgage company to reveal incentives from the developer. I am nearing the developer’s deadline to exchange and my preference is not to prolong matters. Is my lawyer right?

You should not exchange unless you have been advised to do so by your solicitor. A precondition to being on a lender panel is to comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook requirements. The CML Conveyancing Handbook requires that your lawyer have the appropriate Disclosure of Incentive form completed by the developer and accepted by your lender.

We hope to to buy with Norwich and Peterborough Building Society. We have called around locally but cant to find a Preston Park conveyancing firm on the Norwich and Peterborough Building Society panel. Can you help?

Feel free to make the most of the search tool on this web page. Pick the building society and type Preston Park or your preferred area and you will discover numerous conveyancers based in Preston Park or near you.

I am looking for a flat up to £235,500 and identified one close by in Preston Park I like with a park and transport links in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 52 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Preston Park in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error acquiring a short lease?

Should you require a mortgage the remaining unexpired lease term will be an issue. Discount the offer by the anticipated lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the current owner has owned the property for a minimum of 2 years you could ask them to start the process of the extension and then assign it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor concerning this.

Is it possible to change conveyancer as I need to appoint one who is on the Yorkshire Building Society conveyancing list. I instructed a family conveyancing solicitor in Preston Park five minutes from me but the firm is not accepted by Yorkshire Building Society

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Preston Park on the Yorkshire Building Society panel. Please note that the law firms that we work with do not pay us commission if you instruct them and are fully regulated by the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Preston Park. In making use of search facility on this page, you can compare costs for conveyancing solicitors in Preston Park and throughout England and Wales.

What advice can you give us when it comes to finding a Preston Park conveyancing firm to deal with our lease extension?

When appointing a property lawyer for your lease extension (regardless if they are a Preston Park conveyancing practice) it is essential that he or she should be familiar with the legislation and specialises in this area of conveyancing. We recommend that you speak with two or three firms including non Preston Park conveyancing practices before you instructing a firm. If the firm is ALEP accredited then so much the better. The following questions might be of use:

    If they are not ALEP accredited then why not? Can they put you in touch with clients in Preston Park who can give a testimonial?

I am the registered owner of a split level flat in Preston Park, conveyancing having been completed 8 years ago. Can you work out an approximate cost of a lease extension? Corresponding properties in Preston Park with a long lease are worth £165,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £50 charged once a year. The lease runs out on 21st October 2101

You have 77 years unexpired we estimate the price of your lease extension to span between £7,600 and £8,800 plus plus your own and the landlord's "reasonable" professional fees.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we cannot give you a more accurate figure in the absence of comprehensive investigations. You should not use the figures in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There may be other concerns that need to be taken into account and clearly you want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Please do not move forward placing reliance on this information before seeking the advice of a professional.

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