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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in South Ockendon

Souldusing a South Ockendon conveyancing practice make the legal transfer of property easier?

South Ockendon is a special area, where neighbourhood know-how is a significant benefit. The laid-back lifestyle has it’s attractions – just not when it comes to your conveyancing. The property lawyers that we endorse display specialist South Ockendon intelligence with a professional, hands-onattitude that helps everything runs smoothly. It will certainly help if they can make use of established connections with mortgage brokers, search providers, valuers and counterpart South Ockendon conveyancing practices

Despite weeks of looking the Title Certificate and documents to my house can not be found. The solicitors who did the conveyancing in South Ockendon 4 years ago no longer exist. What are my next steps?

You no longer need to hold title original deeds to prove you are the registered proprietor of land or premises, as the Land Registry have everything they need in a digital format.

I am looking for a ground for flat up to £235,500 and identified one close by in South Ockendon I like with a park and station in the vicinity, the downside is that it's only got 52 years unexpired on the lease. I can't really find anything else in South Ockendon for this price, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake buying a lease with such few years left?

If you require a home loan the shortness of the lease will be an issue. Discount the price by the expected lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the current proprietor has owned the premises for a minimum of twenty four months you can ask them to start the process of the extension and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing solicitor regarding this matter.

I have been sourcing a conveyancing practitioner in South Ockendon for my purchase. Can I see a firm’s complaints history with the legal regulator?

You can search for documented Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) decisions stemming from investigations from 2008 onwards. Go to Check a solicitor's record. For details about the period before 1 January 2008, or to check a firm's record, call 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 any week day save for Tuesday when lines open at 9.30am. For callers outside the UK, use +44 (0)121 329 6800. The SRA could recorded telephone calls for training reasons.

How much experience do your South Ockendon conveyancing solicitors have with Help To Buy, Shared Equity and similar schemes?

South Ockendon conveyancing lawyers help thousands of people move home every year and helped plenty of clients through the Help To Buy scheme. The chances are that whatever makes your case unique South Ockendon conveyancers have worked on recent similar cases.

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