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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Somersham

My best friend’s mother is a solicitor. I am hopeful that I'll be able to get mate’s rates for conveyancing, However if that does not come through, what kind of figure should I be paying for conveyancing in Somersham?

You should compare pricing. Make use of our comparison tool on this page. Whilst quotes will vary but service levels do are distinct between property lawyers as is true with the vast majority of professional services.

I am buying a semi-detached house in Somersham. Can I do my own conveyancing?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Somersham you will have to appoint a solicitor on your lender's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in Somersham.

I am purchasing a house and the solicitor has identified Chancel Repair to which the house could be liable given it’s proximity to the area of such a church. He has recommended insurance. Is this really required for conveyancing in Somersham

Unless a prior acquisition of the property took place after 12 October 2013 you could assume that conveyancing practitioners conducting conveyancing in Somersham to remain recommending a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

How does the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 affect my business offices in Somersham and how can your lawyers assist?

The 1954 Act provides a safeguard to commercial lessees, giving them the a statutory right to apply to court for a continuation of occupancy when the lease comes to an end. There are certain specified grounds that a landlord can refrain from granting a lease renewal and the rules are involved. We are happy to direct you to commercial conveyancing practices who use the act for protection and help with commercial conveyancing in Somersham

I wish to rent out my leasehold apartment in Somersham. Conveyancing solicitor who did the purchase is retired - so can't ask her. Is permission from the freeholder required?

Your lease governs the relationship between the landlord and you the flat owner; in particular, it will indicate if subletting is banned, or permitted but only subject to certain conditions. The rule is that if the lease contains no specific ban or restriction, subletting is allowed. The majority of leases in Somersham do not prevent strict prohibition on subletting – such a provision would undoubtedly devalue the flat. Instead, there is usually a basic requirement that the owner notifies the freeholder, possibly supplying a copy of the tenancy agreement.

I acquired a ground floor flat in Somersham, conveyancing formalities finalised in 2004. Can you give me give me an indication of the likely cost of a lease extension? Equivalent flats in Somersham with an extended lease are worth £207,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £60 charged once a year. The lease runs out on 21st October 2078

You have 57 years remaining on your lease we estimate the price of your lease extension to range between £28,500 and £33,000 as well as professional fees.

The figure above a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we are not able to provide a more accurate figure without more comprehensive investigations. You should not use this information in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt other concerns that need to be taken into account and you obviously should be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Neither should you move forward based on this information without first seeking the advice of a professional.

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