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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Southwold

Would the conveyancing lawyers Indexed on your site execute auction conveyancing in Southwold?

There are a number of auction practitioners we can put you in touch with those who can conduct auction conveyancing. Southwold is one of our areas of in which our lawyers are based.

I am assisting my niece sell her house in Southwold. Does the conveyancer order the EPC or do I organise this?

Following the abolition of HIPs, EPC’s became a required component of moving house. An energy performance certificate should be to hand prior to the property being advertised. This is not something that lawyers ordinarily organise. Where you are instructing a Southwold conveyancing solicitor they might be willing to arrange energy assessments given their contacts with reputable local accredited person

We are getting the release of further monies on our mortgage from Bank of Ireland as we want to conduct alterations to our property in Southwold. Do we need to appoint a local Southwold solicitor on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel to handle the legals?

Bank of Ireland would not normally require a member of their approved list of lawyers to handle such a matter. If they do require any legal work then you would need to ensure that such a lawyer was on the Bank of Ireland list.

I am selling my house. I had a double glazing fitted in June 2010, but did not receive a FENSA certificate or Building Regulation Certificate. My buyer's mortgage company, Nationwide are being difficult. The Southwold solicitor who is on the Nationwide conveyancing panel is saying indemnity insurance will be fine but Nationwide are requiring a building regulation certificate. Why do Nationwide have a conveyancing panel if they don't accept advice from them?

It is probably the case that Nationwide have referred the matter to their valuer. The reason why Nationwide may not want to accept indemnity insurance is because it does not give them any reassurance that the double glazing was correctly and safely installed. The indemnity insurance merely protects against enforcement action which is very unlikely anyway.

I require expedited conveyancing in Southwold as I am under pressure to complete inside 4 weeks. Thankfully I do not need a mortgage. Is it possible to escape the need for conveyancing searches to save money and time?

If.Given you are not obtaining a home loan you have the choice not to have searches carried out although no conveyancer would advise that you don't. Drawing on our experience of conveyancing in Southwold the following are instances of what can be revealed and therefore impact the marketability of the property: Refused Planning Applications, Overdue Charges, Overdue Grants, Road Schemes,...

I am looking for a flat up to £245,000 and identified one near me in Southwold I like with a park and transport links in the vicinity, however it only has 51 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Southwold suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error acquiring a short lease?

If you require a home loan that many years may be problematic. Reduce the price by the amount the lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing proprietor has owned the premises for at least twenty four months you can request that they start the process of the extension and then assign it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the current lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor regarding this.

I am 14 days into a freehold purchase having been directed to a firm by the high street agent to do our conveyancing in Southwold. I am am starting to be disappointed with the level of service. Could you help me find new solicitors?

A conveyancer would have to be really poor to suggest diss instructing them. Has the mortgage been issued? If so you must advise them of the replacement solicitor and get the offer are re-issued. The conveyancer should be on the mortgage company panel to avoid added expenses and delays. That should be your first question of the new lawyers. Our find a solicitor tool should help you find a lender approved lawyer for your conveyancing in Southwold

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