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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Stanmore

Souldusing a Stanmore conveyancing lawyer make the legal transfer of property easier?

Existing third party connections are another important factor to consider when appointing conveyancing solicitors. Stanmore law firms often have long term relationships with financial advisers and agents, local authorities, surveyors and other conveyancing firms meaning you will move in shortest possible time. Possessing vast experience in the local area is also a plus .

I am buying a flat and need a conveyancing solicitor in Stanmore who is on the Platform Home Loans Ltd approved. Could you point me in the right direction as regards a conveyancing firm?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Platform Home Loans Ltd in certain locations such as Stanmore. We dont recommend any particular firm.

I am buying a new build flat in Stanmore. Conveyancing is daunting at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build legal work.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Stanmore

    Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. Please supply a car parking plan. There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. Investor purchasers must be able to freely grant unsecured tenancies at market rents without requiring any consents.

I've recently bought a leasehold property in Stanmore. Am I liable to pay service charges for periods before completion of my purchase?

Where the service charge has already been demanded from the previous owner and they have not paid you would not usually be personally liable for the arrears. Strange as it may seem, your landlord may still be able to take action to forfeit the lease. A critical element of leasehold conveyancing for your conveyancer to ensure to have an up to date clear service charge receipt before completion of your purchase. If you have a mortgage this is likely to be a requirement of your lender.

If you purchase part way through an accounting year you may be liable for charges not yet demanded even if they relate to a period prior to your purchase. In such circumstances your conveyancer would normally arrange for the seller to set aside some money to cover their part of the period (usually called a service charge retention).

I am the proprietor of a first flat in Stanmore. In the absence of agreement between myself and the landlord, can the Leasehold valuation Tribunal make a decision on the premium due for a lease extension?

in cases where there is a absentee landlord or if there is disagreement about what the lease extension should cost, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can apply to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal to determine the sum to be paid.

An example of a Lease Extension case for a Stanmore residence is 27B Hillside in February 2010. the resulting premium, all other aspects of the valuation having been agreed between the parties was set at £8,250 This case was in relation to 1 flat. The remaining number of years on the lease was 70.25 years.

Do online conveyancing companies cover everything a high street Stanmore solicitor does or do I still need to retain a solicitor for the final stages for my conveyancing in Stanmore?

Where you choose an online conveyancer they should undertake all the things your Stanmore solicitor would cover.

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