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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames

Is it possible for conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames to be completed in less than 28 days?

Where you are under time constraints to complete it is highly recommended that your conveyancer is familiar with the area as they will have local contacts and know-how. It is possible that they could have handled previousproperties in the same street. You would be best advised to use a Sunbury On Thames conveyancing solicitor. Second, be sure that the lawyer is on the on the approved list for your mortgage company. It is understood that nearly one in five of Sunbury On Thames conveyancing deals are suspended or jeopardised after discovering a purchaser’s solicitor was not on their banks list of approved solicitors. This can often result in the transaction being frustrated by almost 21 days. It is claimed that this issue impacts in the region of one hundred thousand home moves every year. Almost all Sunbury On Thames conveyancing firms can not represent certain lenders so do check as early as possible.

My uncle advised me that in buying a property in Sunbury On Thames there could be various restrictions prohibiting external changes to the property. Is this right?

There are a number of properties in Sunbury On Thames which have some sort of restriction or requirement of consent to external changes. Part of the conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames should determine what restrictions are applicable and advising you as part of a ROT that should be sent to you.

Can I be sure that the Sunbury On Thames conveyancing solicitor on the Principality panel is any good?

When it comes to conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames obtaining recommendations is a sensible start. Before you go ahead, check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also, you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more, will often provide a better service than one which is cheap as chips. We would always recommend that you speak with the lawyer handling your transaction.

I am due to exchange contracts on my flat. I had a double glazing fitted in January 2010, but did not receive a FENSA certificate or Building Regulation Certificate. My purchaser’s mortgage company, Santander are being difficult. The Sunbury On Thames solicitor who is on the Santander conveyancing panel is saying indemnity insurance will be fine but Santander are requiring a building regulation certificate. Why do Santander have a conveyancing panel if they don't accept advice from them?

It is probably the case that Santander have referred the matter to their valuer. The reason why Santander 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.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Sunbury On Thames. 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 legal work.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames

    Please supply a car parking plan. 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. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose?

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Sunbury On Thames ahead of instructing solicitors. I have been told that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. The surveyor advised that some mortgage companies will refuse to give a loan on this type of property.

It depends who your proposed lender is. HSBC has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can look into this further via the appropriate mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Sunbury On Thames. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Sunbury On Thames especially if they are accustomed to such properties in Sunbury On Thames.

Looking forward to complete next month on a ground floor flat in Sunbury On Thames. Conveyancing solicitors have said that they will have a report out to me tomorrow. What should I be looking out for?

The report on title for your leasehold conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames should include some of the following:

    Responsibility to repair and maintain the main walls and foundations. It is essential that you know which party is liable for the repair and maintenance of all parts of the block and estate Your lawyers should enable you to have an understanding of the insurance requirements Where does the liability rest for repairing the window frames What remedies are open the freeholder should you have contravened the provisions of the lease?
For a comprehensive list of information to be included in your report on your leasehold property in Sunbury On Thames please ask your lawyer in ahead of your conveyancing in Sunbury On Thames.

We have reached the end of our tether in trying to purchase the freehold in Sunbury On Thames. Can the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal adjudicate on premiums?

if there is a absentee landlord or where there is dispute about what the lease extension should cost, under the relevant legislation it is possible to make an application to the LVT to decide the premium.

An example of a Lease Extension matter before the tribunal for a Sunbury On Thames premises is 147 Redford Close in June 2012. The Tribunal determined the lease extension premium to be at £4,200 This case was in relation to 1 flat. The unexpired term as at the valuation date was 82.93 years.

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