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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Rochdale

The Rochdale conveyancing firm handling our Rochdale conveyancing has discovered a difference when comparing the information in the home valuation report and what is revealed within the conveyancing documents. My solicitor has advised that he must ensure that the bank is OK with this discrepancy and is content to go ahead. Is my lawyer’s course or action legitimate?

Your property lawyer must comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook specifications which do require that your lawyer disclose any incorrect assumptions in the lender’s valuation report and the legal papers. Should you refuse to allow your lawyer to make the appropriate notification then your lawyer will have no choice but to discontinue acting for both parties.

Is it necessary to take out insurance to protect me from financial exposure to chancel repairs when purchasing a property in Rochdale?

Unless a prior acquisition of the premises completed after 12 October 2013 you may take it that solicitors carrying out conveyancing in Rochdale to remain recommending a chancel search and or chancel repair liability insurance.

The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build flat in Rochdale. Conveyancing is necessary evil at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build conveyancing.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Rochdale

    Please confirm the Lease plans are architect prepared. Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified. The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a house I put an offer in last month in what should have been a quick, no chain conveyancing. Rochdale is the location of the property. Can you offer any guidance?

Flying freeholds in Rochdale are not the norm but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Rochdale you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds very carefully. Your mortgage company may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Rochdale may determine that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold premises.

Hoping to buy a property located in Rochdale and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Rochdale. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Rochdale area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?

Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Rochdale. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found

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