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Ready to buy a new home in Southport? Failing to check that a lawyer is on your lender’s list of approved solicitors can put your Southport conveyancing at risk of delay or failure.

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Southport

Having been told to check out your site we were going to go ahead with a conveyancing solicitor in Southport recommended by you but have come across some other estimates via the web look less pricey – why is this?

There are many firms of conveyancing organisations advertising self styled cut-price conveyancing, yet more often than not extracosts end up with the closing fee being escalated. Solicitors are duty bound to ensure fees contained in terms of engagement should be equitable and be applied The solicitors that we list for conveyancing in Southport set out all charges for a residential conveyancing transaction.

Is it realistic for conveyancing in Southport to be completed in under 10 days?

In a situation where the seller is applying pressure for your conveyancing it is advisable to make sure that your conveyancer is familiar with the location as they will make use of local contacts and knowledge. It is possible that they would have conducted previousproperties in the same street. Therefore consider using a Southport conveyancing firm. In addition, check that the lawyer is on the on the approved list for your mortgage company. It is claimed that nearly one in five of Southport conveyancing deals are suspended or jeopardised after finding out that a purchaser’s solicitor was not on their mortgage lender’s panel. In many cases this discovery resulted in the transaction being held up by as much as three weeks. It is claimed that this issue affects approximately one hundred thousand home moves annually. Almost all Southport conveyancing firms can not represent certain mortgage companies so do check as early as possible.

Can your site be used to recommend a Conveyancing solicitor in Southport even if I’m not buying or selling a house, for instance if I want to buy an office in Southport with a mortgage from Virgin Money?

The service is primarily utilised to locate domestic conveyancing solicitors in Southport but we have set out at the end of this page a few Southport commercial conveyancing firms. You should enquire with the firm directly to check if they can also act for Virgin Money

My partner and I are selling our house in Southport and the buyers lawyers are claiming that there is a possibility that the property was constructed on contaminated land. Any high street Southport conveyancer would know this is not the case. It does beg the question why the purchasers instructed an online conveyancing practice rather than a conveyancing solicitor in Southport. Having lived in Southport for three years we know that this is a non issue. Should we get in touch with our local Authority to seek clarification that the buyers are looking for.

It would appear that you have a conveyancing lawyer currently acting for you. What do they say? You need to check with your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out health insurance to cover that same ailment)

Living abroad I am unable to visit my Southport conveyancing solicitors office to sign documents connected to my conveyancing in Southport – is this a problem?

No. Southport conveyancing solicitors can undertake home moves for clients from a distance. It is not necessary for you to be able to visit a Southport conveyancers office. Almost all conveyancing practitioner can handle everything via phone, post and email - whatever works for you.

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