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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Saffron Walden

We chose a local lawyer for our conveyancing in Saffron Walden last week. Reviewing the Terms and Conditions it is apparent thatI am responsible for costs even if our purchase aborts. Would I be best advised to use a web based lawyer promoting no completion no cost conveyancing in Saffron Walden?

Generally there is a compromise along the lines that if "No Completion No Fee" is available then the fee levels will generally be more expensive to cover those conveyances that abort. Please beware that these arrangements rarely protect you from expenditure for instance Saffron Walden conveyancing search charges.

I have 7378 less than 75 years left on my lease and need a lease extension for my apartment in Saffron Walden. Conveyancing solicitors on the Platform panel can deal with such extensions correct?

Most leasehold conveyancing experts should be able to deal with a lease extension. if you are getting a mortgage then your lender may insist that the lease be extended before competition. Platform have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 22/4/2019 the requirements read as follows :

70 years unexpired at application, 30 years at the end of the mortgage term, except where the mortgage application is pursuant to Platform's participation in the Government's Help to Buy Shared Equity scheme, in which case (a) the unexpired lease term must not be less than 250 years for new-build houses and not less than 125 years for new-build flats and (b) ground rent must be reasonable at all times and any escalation must be linked to RPI (Retail Price Index) or a similar index.

What will a local search reveal concerning the house I am purchasing in Saffron Walden?

Saffron Walden conveyancing often commences with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search organisations such as Searches UK The local search plays a central part in most Saffron Walden conveyancing purchase; as long as you wish to avoid any unpleasant surprises after you move into your new home. The search should provide information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications applicable to the property (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of 13 topic sections.

Are there any apps to help identify a Saffron Walden solicitor on the Coventry Building Society conveyancing panel? I have wheels and am willing to travel upto 20miles to meet the lawyer.

You can use the facility on this website. Please select a bank and your location and you will see a number of Saffron Walden conveyancing lawyers located nearest you. We have detailed some Saffron Walden conveyancing firms at the bottom of this page and you can contact them to verify whether they are on the Coventry Building Society approved list

I have just started marketing my 2 bed apartment in Saffron Walden.Conveyancing solicitors are to be appointed soon however I have recently received a yearly service charge invoice – should I leave it to the buyer to sort out?

It best that you clear the maintenance contribution as usual because all rents and maintenance payments should be allottedas part of the financial calculations for completion monies, so you should recover the relevant percentage by the purchaser for the period running from after the completion date to the next payment date. Most managing agents will not acknowledge the buyer until the service charges have been paid and are up to date so it is important for both buyer and seller for the seller to show that they are up to date. This will smooth the conveyancing process

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