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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Shenley Brook End

Can your site be used to recommend a Conveyancing solicitor in Shenley Brook End even where I’m not buying or selling a house, for instance if I intend to acquire a shop in Shenley Brook End with a mortgage from The Royal Bank of Scotland?

Our comparison service is primarily utilised to select residential conveyancing solicitors in Shenley Brook End but we have set out towards the end of this page some Shenley Brook End commercial conveyancing firms. You should enquire with the firm directly to check if they can also act for The Royal Bank of Scotland

3 months have gone by following my purchase conveyancing in Shenley Brook End completed. I have checked the Land Registry website which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £180,000. 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.

I am looking for a leasehold apartment up to £195,000 and identified one near me in Shenley Brook End I like with a park and railway links in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 51 years on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Shenley Brook End in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error acquiring a short lease?

Should you require a home loan that many years will likely be problematic. Reduce the offer by the anticipated lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the current owner has owned the premises for a minimum of twenty four months you could ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the existing lease term and have £0 ground rent by law. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor regarding this.

In scouring the web for the term conveyancing in Shenley Brook End it brings up numerous property lawyersin the area. How do I determine which is the suitable conveyancer for me?

The best way of seeking the right conveyancer is via trusted testimonial, so seek the guidance of friends and relatives who have purchased a property in Shenley Brook End or a reputable estate agent or mortgage broker. Charges for conveyancing in Shenley Brook End vary, so it's advisable to obtain a minimum of three quotes from different companies. Make sure that you clarify that the fees are fixed.

I am hoping to put an offer on a small detached house that seems to be perfect, at a great price which is making it all the more appealing. I have subsequently been informed that the title is leasehold as opposed to freehold. I am assuming that there are particular concerns buying a leasehold house in Shenley Brook End. Conveyancing solicitors have are soon to be appointed. Will they explain the issues?

Most houses in Shenley Brook End are freehold and not leasehold. This is one of the situations where having a local conveyancer who is familiar with the area who can assist with the conveyancing process. It is clear that you are buying in Shenley Brook End so you should seriously consider shopping around for a Shenley Brook End conveyancing solicitor and check that they have experience in transacting on leasehold houses. As a matter of priority you will need to check the number of years remaining. Being a leaseholder you will not be at liberty to do whatever you want with the house. The lease comes with conditions for example obtaining the freeholder’sconsent to carry out alterations. You may also be required to pay a contribution towards the upkeep of the communal areas where the house is part of an estate. Your lawyer should appraise you on the various issues.

I purchased a studio flat in Shenley Brook End, conveyancing having been completed half a dozen years ago. Can you shed any light on how much the price could be for a 90 year extension to my lease? Corresponding properties in Shenley Brook End with an extended lease are worth £222,000. The ground rent is £50 yearly. The lease expires on 21st October 2090

With just 71 years remaining on your lease we estimate the price of your lease extension to range between £9,500 and £11,000 as well as plus your own and the landlord's "reasonable" professional fees.

The suggested premium range that we have given is a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we are not able to advice on a more accurate figure without more comprehensive investigations. You should not use the figures in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt other concerns that need to be taken into account and clearly you want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not move forward placing reliance on this information before getting professional advice.

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