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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in South Yorkshire

Can your site be used to recommend a Conveyancing solicitor in South Yorkshire even if I’m not purchasing or selling a house, for instance where I want to acquire an office in South Yorkshire with a loan from Santander?

Our search tool is predominantly used to select domestic conveyancing solicitors in South Yorkshire but we have listed towards the end of this page a few South Yorkshire commercial conveyancing firms. You should make contact with the solicitors directly to establish if they can also act for Santander

I understand that there are debates on Chancel Insurance on online forums. Am I compelled to have this when purchasing a residence in South Yorkshire? or Apparently there is an ancient law that means some house owners residing in a parish church boundary will be compelled to contribute towards repairs to the chancel in proximity to the church. Is this suitable for conveyancing in South Yorkshire?

Unless a prior purchase of the house completed after 12 October 2013 you could take it that conveyancing practitioners conducting conveyancing in South Yorkshire to continue to recommend a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

How does conveyancing in South Yorkshire differ for newly converted properties?

Most buyers of new build or newly converted property in South Yorkshire approach us having been asked by the seller to sign contracts and commit to the purchase even before the house is finished. This is because new home sellers in South Yorkshire usually buy the site, 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 property lawyers 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 South Yorkshire or who has acted in the same development.

How can the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 affect my business offices in South Yorkshire and how can you help?

The 1954 Act gives security of tenure to commercial leaseholders, giving them the a statutory right to make a request to court for a continuation of occupancy when the lease comes to an end. There are certain specified grounds where a landlord can refuse a lease renewal and the rules are complicated. We are happy to direct you to commercial conveyancing firms who use the act for protection and assist with commercial conveyancing in South Yorkshire

To what extent are South Yorkshire conveyancing solicitors duty bound by the Law Society to issue transparent conveyancing figures?

Contained within the Solicitors Code of Conduct are prescriptive rules and regulations as to how the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) allow solicitors to publicise their charges to clients.The Law Society have practice note giving advice on how to publicise transparent charges to avoid breaching any such rule. Practice notes are not legal advice issued by the Law Society and is not to be regarded as the only standard of good practice a conveyancing solicitor should adhere to. The Practice Note does, nevertheless, represent the Law Society’s view of acceptable practice for publicising conveyancing charges, and accordingly it’s a recommended read for any solicitor or conveyancer in South Yorkshire or further afield.

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