My family solicitor has quoted £1200 for no sale no fee conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley. I am selling a Georgian house for £175,000. This sounds too much. Is it in excess of the norm for conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley?
The estimate does seem marginally overpriced. Where you are content to spend time scrutinising fee on a like for like basis you might reduce the fees marginally by say £100 plus VAT. On the other hand, you couldlive to regret choosing an an untested conveyancer. Don't forget to check the solicitor can also act for your lender. Do use our comparison tool to get a quote a Seaton and Hartley conveyancing company on the lender’s member panel which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Seaton and Hartley.
We are buying a house and need a conveyancing solicitor in Seaton and Hartley who is on the Kent Reliance approved panel. Could you point me in the right direction as regards a firm?
Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Kent Reliance . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley.
Have just purchased a repossessed house at auction in Seaton and Hartley. Conveyancing is necessary. What happens now?
Given that you have now exchanged you should instruct a conveyancing practitioner quickly as you are facing a pending a drop dead date to complete the deal. An auction property will ordinarily have an associated legal pack. This will include the copy title deeds, local authority and drainage searches. In the case of leasehold premises the conveyancing papers may contain a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and associated conveyancing paperwork relating to leasehold premises. You should hand this to your appointed conveyancing solicitor at the earliest opportunity. You also need to ensure that you have funds in place to complete the transaction on the set completion date.
Can you point me to a directory of HSBC panel conveyancers in Seaton and Hartley on the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook Website?
No. There is no such directory service on the Council of Mortgage Lenders or Building Society Association websites. Very few lenders make their panel listings available over the internet. Where you are looking for a Seaton and Hartley conveyancing practitioner on the HSBC please use our facility.
Planning on purchasing a house in Seaton and Hartley. 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 HSBC 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 Seaton and Hartley property lawyer is on the HSBC conveyancing panel.
Will my lawyer be raising enquiries concerning flooding as part of the conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley.
Flooding is a growing risk for solicitors carrying out conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley. There are those who purchase a property in Seaton and Hartley, completely expectant that at some time, it may suffer from flooding. However, leaving to one side the physical damage, if a property is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to obtain a mortgage, satisfactory building insurance, or dispose of the premises. There are steps that can be taken during the course of a house purchase to forewarn the buyer.
Conveyancers are not qualified to give advice on flood risk, but there are a numerous checks that can be undertaken by the buyer or by their lawyers which can give them a better understanding of the risks in Seaton and Hartley. The standard property information forms supplied to a purchaser’s solicitor (where the solicitors are adopting what is known as the Conveyancing Protocol) incorporates a standard inquiry of the vendor to determine whether the premises has suffered from flooding. If the premises has been flooded in past and is not notified by the owner, then a buyer may commence a compensation claim stemming from an incorrect response. A buyer’s solicitors should also conduct an environmental search. This will disclose whether there is any known flood risk. If so, additional investigations should be conducted.
My company is intending to take an assignment of a lease of an office on a shopping parade. Can you recommend lawyers offering no-move-no charges for commercial conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley for under £2000?
We are happy to recommend firms who have an in-depth of experience of commercial conveyancing in Seaton and Hartley, including the sale and purchase of businesses as well as simply premises. Whether you are intending to purchase or dispose of a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit or a whole business we can put you in touch with the right firm. Regarding the charges this will depend on the structure and terms of the proposed transaction. Please provide us with your contact information or telephone us so that we may furnish you with a detailed commercial conveyancing calculation.