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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Shenfield

My partner’s brother is a conveyancing practitioner. I suspect that I will receive friends and family rates for conveyancing, However if that does not come through, what kind of costs would I typically be looking at for conveyancing in Shenfield?

Do compare pricing. Do use our comparison tool on this page. The estimates do contrast greatly but the service one can expect differ between conveyancers as is the case with the vast majority of professional services.

Our mortgage company has suggested solicitors on their panel based in Shenfield but I would rather choose a conveyancing lawyer in Shenfield local to me. Can you assist?

The minority of Shenfield conveyancing solicitors are listed all lender’s conveyancing panel. Do make use of our search tool to find a Shenfield conveyancing firm on the on the mortgage company panel.

Is it the case that all Shenfield solicitor practices on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel are regulated by the Solicitors Regulatory Authority?

As solicitors, in order to be on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel they would need to be governed by the Solicitors Regulatory Authority. Some lenders do allow licenced conveyancers on their panel and in such a situation the organisation would be regulated by the CLC.

Last month we had a mortgage agreed in principle with RBS. Shenfield conveyancing solicitors have been selected. What is the average time that one could expect to receive a mortgage offer from RBS?

There is no definitive answer here. Have RBS conducted the valuation? Have you advised RBS as to your lawyers' details and checked that your lawyers are on the RBS conveyancing panel? It is not unusual for a mortgage offer to take a month to come through.

Kent Reliance have agreed my mortgage in principle, my bid on a house in Shenfield has been agreed to, now what?

Your estate agent will need to be advised as to your lawyer's details (be sure the solicitors are on the lender’s approved list). Contact Kent Reliance or the financial adviser and finish off any appropriate forms. Kent Reliance will appoint a valuer who will get in touch with the selling agent or vendor to schedule an appointment. Once carried out (assuming no problems) it takes on average a week to get a mortgage offer. Kent Reliance will send the offer to you and your conveyancers. The legal work will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Shenfield.

How does conveyancing in Shenfield differ for new build properties?

Most buyers of new build property in Shenfield come to us having been asked by the seller to sign contracts and commit to the purchase even before the residence is constructed. This is because house builders in Shenfield usually buy the land, plan the estate and want to get the plots sold off as they are building the properties. Buyers, therefore, will have to exchange contracts without actually seeing the house they are buying. To reduce the chances of losing the property, buyers should instruct conveyancers as soon as the property is reserved and mortgage applications should be submitted quickly. Due to the fact that it could be several months and even years between exchange of contracts and completion, the mortgage offer may need to be extended. It would be wise to use a lawyer who specialises in new build conveyancing especially if they are used to new build conveyancing in Shenfield or who has acted in the same development.

What does commercial conveyancing in Shenfield cover?

Non domestic conveyancing in Shenfield incorporates a wide array of advice, supplied by regulated solicitors, relating to business property. For example, this type of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more commonly, the assignment of existing business tenancies or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial mortgages and the termination of leases.

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