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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Shaftesbury

Willinstructing a Shaftesbury conveyancing firm make the home moving process easier?

In the main conveyancing lawyers in your area will have good alliances with your local authority, which could help with your Shaftesbury conveyancing searches that your conveyancer will require on your transaction. It can only be a plus if they enjoy good connections with the Land Registry overseeing your area Shaftesbury, other conveyancers in the location and Shaftesbury selling agents.

I was advised by a number of property agents in Shaftesbury to select a property lawyer on your site. What’s the financial inducement for Estate Agents to offer your site ahead of another?

We refuse to make any financial incentive for directing people our way. We thought it would be too underhand a fee because home movers will think, ‘How come the agent getting a kickback? Why am I not receiving any benefit too?’ So we decided to step away from that.

I need to find a conveyancing solicitor for leasehold conveyancing in Shaftesbury. I've discover a web site which looks to be the ideal solution If it is possible to get all this stuff done via phone that would be preferable. Should I be concerned? What are the potential pitfalls?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

Having had my offer accepted I require leasehold conveyancing in Shaftesbury. Before diving in I would like to find out the number of years remaining on the lease.

Assuming the lease is registered - and most are in Shaftesbury - then the leasehold title will always include the basic details of the lease, namely the date; the term; and the original parties. From a conveyancing perspective such details then enable any prospective buyer and lender to confirm that any lease they are looking at is the one relevant to that title. For any other purpose, such as confirming how long the term was granted for and calculating what is left, then the register should be sufficient on it's own.

Shaftesbury Leasehold Conveyancing - Examples of Questions you should ask Prior to buying

    Does the lease contain onerous restrictions? In the main the outlay for major works tend not to be included within service charges, although a few managing agents in Shaftesbury ask leasehold owners to pay into a sinking fund created for the specific intention of building a fund for larger works. How many of the leaseholders are in arrears for their service charge payments?

I need to consider estimates for conveyancing in Shaftesbury from various solicitor and appoint one. Should I get them to sit tight until I a suitable flat to buy.

We would recommend that you wait to ask your conveyancing practitioner to commence work and apply for searches after the offer has been accepted on the property especially as Shaftesbury conveyancing searches are not cheap.

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