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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Sedgefield

Can you explain why leasehold purchase conveyancing in Sedgefield is more expensive?

Sedgefield leasehold conveyancing transactions usually involve additional investigations than freeholds including investigating the Lease, liaising with the Landlord such as serving appropriate notices on the Landlord or managing agent, obtaining up-to-date service charge and management information, obtaining Landlord’s consents and reviewing management accounts and formation documents.

Me and my partner are purchasing a apartment in Sedgefield. I might seem paranoid but how we can trust a solicitor? On completion day we will need to put funds into their account. What protection do we have from them run away with our deposit?

Be assured that all money in a Solicitors client account is 100% safe, and even if your Solicitor ran off with it, the Law Society would reimburse you fully.

There are numerous conveyancing solicitors in Sedgefield but how do I know who's good?

Do not opt for the lowest Sedgefield conveyancing costs illustration. You really do get what you’re paying for when it comes to property lawyers. A cheap quote may mean that the conveyancing solicitor is handling a lot of jobs at one time and you won’t get the quality of service and the attention that you need. It is, however, wise to use a conveyancer who has a fixed fee on a no sale, no fee basis. This way, you know exactly what you’ll have to pay in ahead of time.

About to purchase apartment in Sedgefield. I have received an online quote from a licenced conveyancer, which states: "There will be no charge for dealing with the Building Society if you are obtaining a mortgage". I take this to mean that there will be no additional fee if the solicitor is on the Coventry BS 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 Sedgefield solicitor is on the Coventry BS conveyancing panel.

4 months have gone by since my purchase conveyancing in Sedgefield took place. I have checked the Land Registry site which shows that I paid £175,000 when infact I paid £160,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the asset from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

Taking into account that I am about to part with over three hundred thousand on a two bedroom apartment in Sedgefield I would like to have a conversation with the lawyer about myconveyancing in advance of instructing the firm. Can this be arranged?

We could not agree more - it is our preference to talk to you we do not take any clients on without you speaking to the lawyer due to be doing your conveyancing in Sedgefield.There is no ‘factory style conveyancing’ - every client is unique person, not a file number. The solicitors that we put you in touch with believe that the figure you are quoted for residential conveyancing in Sedgefield should be the amount on the final invoice that you are charged.

We're FTB’s - had an offer accepted, but the agent told us that the vendor will only issue a contract if we appoint their preferred solicitors as they are insisting on an ‘expedited deal’. Our preferred option is to instruct a family solicitor used to conveyancing in Sedgefield

It is highly unlikely the sellers are driving this. If they desire ‘a quick sale', turning down a motivated purchaser is counter productive. Speak to the owners direct and make the point that (a)you are motivated purchasers (b)you are excited to move forward, with finances arranged © you do not need to sell (d) you wish to move quickly (e)but you intend to instruct your own,trusted Sedgefield conveyancing lawyers - as opposed tothe ones that will give their estate agent a commission or hit his conveyancing targets pre-set by head office.

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