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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Shenley Brook End

Would the conveyancing solicitors that you recommend conduct right to buy conveyancing in Shenley Brook End?

We have identified numerous conveyancing conveyancers carrying out right to buy transactions Do call us with a view to obtain a costs calculation.

I understand that there are debates on Chancel Insurance on online forums. Am I compelled to take this when buying a house in Shenley Brook End? or I am told that there is a law dating back centuries that means some house owners living in a parish church boundary may be liable to pay for maintenance towards the chancel in proximity to the church. Is this a legitimate concern for conveyancing in Shenley Brook End?

Unless a prior acquisition of the premises took place post 12 October 2013 you may take it that conveyancing practitioners conducting conveyancing in Shenley Brook End to continue to advocate a chancel search and or chancel repair liability insurance.

I used Action Conveyancing a few years ago for my conveyancing in Shenley Brook End. Now, I need my files however the law firm is no longer operating. What do I do?

Do contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to help locate your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Shenley Brook End of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously hired, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.

I am looking for a flat up to £245,000 and found one near me in Shenley Brook End I like with amenity areas and transport links in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 61 years on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Shenley Brook End suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error acquiring a short lease?

Should you require a mortgage that many years may be problematic. Reduce the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the current owner has owned the property for at least 2 years you could ask them to start the process of the extension and then assign it to you. You can add 90 years to the existing lease and have £0 ground rent by law. You should speak to your conveyancing lawyer about this matter.

All being well we will complete the disposal of our £300,000 garden flat in Shenley Brook End next Friday. The managing agents has quoted £336 for Landlord’s certificate, insurance certificate and 3 years statements of service charge. Is the landlord entitled to charge an administration fee for a leasehold conveyance in Shenley Brook End?

Shenley Brook End conveyancing on leasehold maisonettes normally results in fees being levied by managing agents :

    Addressing pre-exchange enquiries Where consent is required before sale in Shenley Brook End Copies of the building insurance and schedule Deeds of covenant upon sale Registering of the assignment of the change of lessee after a sale
Your solicitor will have no control over the level of the charges for this information but the average costs for the information for Shenley Brook End leasehold premises is £350. For Shenley Brook End conveyancing transactions it is customary for the seller to pay for these costs. The landlord or their agents are under no legal obligation to answer such questions most will be willing to do so - albeit often at exorbitant prices where the fees bear little relation to the work involved. Unfortunately there is no law that requires fixed charges for administrative tasks. Neither is there any legal time frame by which they are required to supply the information.

I bought a 2 bed flat in Shenley Brook End, conveyancing having been completed half a dozen years ago. Can you work out an approximate cost of a lease extension? Corresponding flats in Shenley Brook End with an extended lease are worth £185,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £65 levied per year. The lease expires on 21st October 2078

With only 60 years left to run we estimate the price of your lease extension to be between £20,000 and £23,000 as well as legals.

The suggested premium range above a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we cannot give you a more accurate figure without more comprehensive due diligence. Do not use the figures in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt additional concerns that need to be considered and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not move forward placing reliance on this information without first getting professional advice.

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