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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in South Cave

I have just started taking steps with the aim of porting my domestic mortgage to a BTL Britannia mortgage. The bank has said that I require a conveyancer for this. I had a chat the same South Cave conveyancing firm who acted on my behalf when I first bought the house. The quote sent of £550 has surprised me as I am not require purchase conveyancing - it’s just a straightforward remortgage.

The estimate does seem a tad overpriced. If you shop around you may be able to decrease the fees slightly by as much as £125. That being said, if you were happy with the conveyancing the firm gave you couldcome to rue choosing an an untested lawyer. If is important to be sure the firm can represent Britannia. You can make use of our search tool to get a quote a South Cave conveyancing firm on the Britannia approved list of lawyers, which can often include conveyancing solicitors in South Cave.

When does exchange of contracts occur in domestic conveyancing in South Cave and am I required to attend the lawyers office?

Where you are round the corner to our conveyancing solicitors in South Cave you are welcome to come in to sign contracts. However, the firms we work with offer a nationwide conveyancing service and give just as comprehensive and professional a job for you when communicating with you by post or email. The executing of the sale agreement is not when everything is set in stone. Signing on the dotted line is necessary for the firm to exchange contracts when the time is right, which will usually be very shortly after signing. The procedure is nowadays normally dealt with by telephone and can be very rapid, although where a lengthy "chain" is in play, since the process requires the relevant party's solicitor (not necessarily a conveyancing solicitor in South Cave)to be in the office available at the end of the phone to exchange contracts.

Will commercial conveyancing searches reveal planned roadworks that could affect a commercial property in South Cave?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in South Cave will perform a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers expend in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in South Cave. The search result provides definitive data on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in South Cave.

For each commercial conveyancing transaction in South Cave it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. Failure to identify developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately can result in delays to South Cave commercial conveyancing deals as well as present a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not carried out for residential conveyancing in South Cave.

I have been on the look out for a leasehold apartment up to £245,000 and identified one close by in South Cave I like with open areas and station in the vicinity, however it only has 51 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in South Cave in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake buying a lease with such few years left?

If you need a home loan the remaining unexpired lease term will be an issue. Reduce the price by the anticipated lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the current owner has owned the premises for at least 2 years you could request that they start the process of the extension and then assign 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 about this matter.

Am in the process of purchasing my first house in South Cave. Conveyancing practitioner already selected. The broker pointed out that a survey is not needed as the property is just 17 years old.

At the very least you should have a Home Buyer's Report. As the residence was built over a decade ago the property will not come with a warranty, so you don't want to take a risk. Where a property of this age shows no signs of problems a Home Buyer's report could be sufficient. The report should highlight any apparent issues and suggest further investigation where appropriate. If there are any indications of problems obtain a comprehensive Building Survey from the beginning.

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