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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Southbourne

Can your site be used to locate a Conveyancing solicitor in Southbourne even where I’m not buying or disposing of a house, for instance if I want to buy a shop in Southbourne with a loan from Leeds Building Society?

Our search tool is primarily used to locate residential conveyancing solicitors in Southbourne but we have set out towards the bottom of this page some Southbourne commercial conveyancing firms. You should speak with the company directly to check if they are also authorised to represent Leeds Building Society

Do I have to have a meeting at the offices of the solicitor to execute the legal charge? If so, I will appoint a lawyer who conducts conveyancing in Southbourne so that I can pop in to their offices if necessary.

Nowadays approved lawyers for banks conduct their communications through the post, e-mail or over phone calls. This enables them to undertake the legal work for your home move no matter where you live in England or Wales. That being said you should see if you can still book an appointment to visit conveyancing lawyer if you prefer.

I have justbeen informed that Wolstenholmes have closed. They conducted my conveyancing in Southbourne for a purchase of a leasehold apartment 9 months ago. How can I be sure that the property is not still registered in the name of the former proprietor?

The easiest method to check if the property is in your name, you can make a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Southbourne conveyancing specialists.

I am buying a new build flat in Southbourne. Conveyancing is necessary evil at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. What sort of enquires would be asked in new build conveyancing.

Here are examples of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Southbourne

    Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided. Please supply a car parking plan.

Due to the encouragement of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a property in Southbourne ahead of appointing conveyancers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. Our surveyor advised that some mortgage companies may refuse to grant a loan on such a premises.

It varies from the lender to lender. Lloyds has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can look into this further with the relevant bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Southbourne. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Southbourne especially if they are familiar with such properties in Southbourne.

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