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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Sherborne

At long last a loan offer from HSBC for the remortgage of my 3 bedroom flat is coming within the next few days. Can you propose a low cost conveyancing lawyer in Sherborne?

This site is not designed to assist those in pursuit of a cheap conveyancing in Sherborne. Our aim is to provide affordable conveyancing but our intention is not to advertise as being the cheapest. Resist the temptation to appoint organisations seducing you with £100 conveyancing in Sherborne. In your best case scenario, in deciding on low cost conveyancing, you will get your money’s worth and at worst you will end up spending a lot in additional fees and still not receive the service required.

I require conveyancing for an apartment in a relatively new development (6 years built) in Sherborne. Almost all the flats have already been disposed of. Is it really necessary to order neighbourhood searches as part of conveyancing in Sherborne?

A big part of the Sherborne legal transfer of property is the conveyancing searches. There are numerous search providers who offer Sherborne conveyancing searches, as well direct from the local authority. These are generally termed personal search providers and they produce, not surprisingly, personal searches. However, all Local Authority Search conveyancing products have one thing in common - they must obtain their data from the local authoritative source.

We are downsizing from our property in Sherborne and the buyers lawyers are claiming that there is a risk of it being constructed land that was not decontaminated. A local lawyer would know this is not the case. It does beg the question why the purchasers instructed a factory type conveyancing practice as opposed to a conveyancing solicitor in Sherborne. We have lived in Sherborne for many years we know of no issue. Should we get in touch with our local Authority to obtain confirmation that the buyers are looking for.

It would appear that you have a conveyancing lawyer already. Are they able to advise? You need to check with your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out health insurance to cover that same sickness)

Due to the advice of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a house in Sherborne prior to retaining lawyers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold aspect to the property. Our surveyor advised that some banks may refuse to give a mortgage on this type of property.

It varies from the lender to lender. Lloyds has different instructions for example to Nationwide. If you e-mail us we can check with the appropriate mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Sherborne. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

What does commercial conveyancing in Sherborne cover?

Non domestic conveyancing in Sherborne incorporates a wide range of services, given by regulated solicitors, relating to business property. For instance, this type of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more usually, 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 loans and the termination of tenancies.

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