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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Rochdale

Please could you vouch for a Yorkshire Building Society accepted Rochdale conveyancing lawyer that can complete within a short deadline? Am I best advised to unstruct a high street Rochdale solicitor or a national comparison site?

We would be happy to suggest some excellent Rochdale conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the high street in Rochdale. Go in to some well established firms and request to speak with a conveyancing solicitor for a quote. Discuss your requirements together with your reasons and get an assurance on your deadline. Choose the lawyer that genuine.

I am buying my first flat in Rochdale with a loan from Godiva Mortgages Ltd. The sellers refused to budge the price so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of extras instead. The sale representative told me not reveal to my conveyancer about this deal as it will jeopardize my mortgage with Godiva Mortgages Ltd. Is this normal?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a house I put an offer in two weeks back in what was supposed to be a simple, no chain conveyancing. Rochdale is the location of the property. What do you suggest?

Flying freeholds in Rochdale are unusual 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 thoroughly. Your mortgage company may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Rochdale may decide 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.

Taking into account that I will soon part with £400,000 on 3 bedroom house in Rochdale I would like to have a conversation with the solicitor concerning thehome move in advance of giving the go ahead to the firm. Is this something that you can arrange?

Absolutely - we would be pleased to talk to you we do not take any clients on without you speaking to the lawyer who will be conducting your conveyancing in Rochdale.There is no ‘factory style conveyancing’ - every client is unique individual, not a matter reference. The law firms that we put you in touch with believe that the fees you are quoted for your conveyancing in Rochdale should be the amount on the final invoice that you end up paying.

A couple of months ago I was informed by my lender that their approved solicitors work on no move no fee basis for conveyancing in Rochdale. I had a purchase fall through yet the solicitors have invoiced for search fees! They are stating that the fees are seperate!

Rochdale conveyancing search charges are disbursements not solicitors costs as these are payable to independent parties.

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