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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Shillington

In what way does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Shillington? Why is this being asked of me?

In order to comply with Money Laundering Regulations any Shillington conveyancing firm will require evidence of your identity in all conveyancing transactions. This is normally satisfied by provision of a passport and an original bank statement or utility account showing your correct address.

Under Money Laundering Regulations, property lawyers are duty bound to check not only the identity of conveyancing clients but also the source of monies that they receive in respect of any matter. An unwillingness to disclose this may lead to your lawyer terminating their retainer with you, as clearly this will cause a conflict between the set Regulations and a refusal to disclose.

Your conveyancers will have an obligation to inform the appropriate authorities should they consider that any amounts received by them may contravene the Money Laundering Regulations.

I have been told that property searches are the primary reason for obstruction in Shillington conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) has noted the conclusions of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature within the top 10 causes of delays during the legal transfer of property. Local searches are not likely to be the root cause of holding up conveyancing in Shillington.

How does conveyancing in Shillington differ for newly converted properties?

Most buyers of new build or newly converted property in Shillington approach us having been asked by the builder to sign contracts and commit to the purchase even before the premises is built. This is because builders in Shillington usually buy the real estate, 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 conveyancing solicitors 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 accustomed to new build conveyancing in Shillington or who has acted in the same development.

We are one month into a leasehold purchase having been recommend to solicitors by the estate agent to execute conveyancing in Shillington. I am am very frustrated with the level of service. Could you you assist me in finding new lawyers?

They would need to be really bad to suggest diss instructing them. Has your mortgage offer been generated? If so you will need to inform them of the new contact details and ensure the offer are re-sent. Your new conveyancer needs to be on the mortgage company panel to avoid added charges and frustration. That should be your starting point. Our find a solicitor tool will help you find a bank approved conveyancer for your home move in Shillington

Online research suggests that Shillington solicitors are more costly than Shillington conveyancers in Shillington to use when purchasing a property. Am I better off using a conveyancer or a solicitor if I am buying for my home move in Shillington.

When it comes to conveyancing in Shillington the costs are unlikely to vary dramatically depending on whether the legal expert is a licenced conveyancer or solicitor.

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