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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Tickton

Having been recommended your company we were going to go ahead with a conveyancing solicitor in Tickton endorsed on your site but stumbled across some other fee calculations via the web appear cheaper – how come?

You can find many firms of solicitors advertising what appear to be the cheapest conveyancing in Tickton. We would urge you to give due consideration as to how important this transaction is to you that want to take 'cheap' risks with regard to the quality of the legal work. Some embed extras deep into the terms of engagement. The solicitors that we put forward for conveyancing in Tickton will notdo this.

My aunt pointed out to me me that in buying a property in Tickton there may be various restrictions limiting what one can do in terms of external alterations to a property. Is this right?

There are anumerous of properties in Tickton which have some sort of restriction or requirement of consent to perform external alterations. Part of the conveyancing in Tickton should determine what restrictions are applicable and advising you as part of a ROT that should be sent to you.

We are getting a further advance on our mortgage from Bank of Ireland as we intend to conduct alterations to our property in Tickton. Are we obliged to choose a bricks and mortar Tickton solicitor on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel to deal with the paperwork?

Bank of Ireland would not normally require firms on 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 conveyancing panel.

I'm in the throws of looking at flats in Tickton and I am now considering a potential offer. Should I already have a lawyer appointed at this stage? I will be getting a home loan with Barclays.

It would be sensible to instigate your search sooner rather than later. Once you decide who you want to use and once your offer is accepted you can instruct them to work for you and pass their details on to the estate agent. As you are obtaining a mortgage with Barclays, make sure you remember to check that your lawyer is on the Barclays conveyancing panel.

I decided to have a survey done on a house in Tickton prior to appointing solicitors. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold overhang to the property. The surveyor advised that some mortgage companies may refuse to grant a mortgage on a flying freehold home.

It varies from the lender to lender. HSBC has different requirements from Birmingham Midshires. Should you wish to telephone us we can check with the relevant lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Tickton. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Tickton especially if they regularly deal with such properties in Tickton.

I am hoping to put an offer on a small detached house that appears to meet my requirements, at a great price which is making it all the more appealing. I have just found out that it's a leasehold as opposed to freehold. I am assuming that there are particular concerns buying a leasehold house in Tickton. Conveyancing solicitors have are soon to be instructed. Will they explain the issues?

The majority of houses in Tickton are freehold and not leasehold. This is one of the situations where having a local conveyancer used to dealing with such properties who can help the conveyancing process. We note that you are purchasing in Tickton so you should seriously consider shopping around for a Tickton conveyancing solicitor and check that they are used to dealing with leasehold houses. First you will need to check the unexpired lease term. As a leaseholder you will not be at liberty to do whatever you want to the property. The lease will likely included provisions for example requiring the landlord’spermission to conduct alterations. You may also be required to pay a contribution towards the upkeep of the estate where the house is located on an estate. Your solicitor should appraise you on the various issues.

Tickton Conveyancing for Leasehold Flats - A selection of Questions you should consider before Purchasing

    Is anyone aware of any major works anticipated that could increase the service costs? How many years are left on the lease?

20 days into buying a residence in Tickton. Conveyancing solicitor has told us the property is "Leasehold". Will this likely impact our lender’s valuation?

Tickton conveyancing does not ordinarily involve leasehold houses. The crucial consideration here is the length of lease and the ground rent. If it's 999 years with a nominal rent, it's essentially freehold, so it shouldn't impact the saleability significantly.

At the other end of the spectrum, if it's, say, 50 years it will have a significant impact on the value, and probably wouldn't be mortgageable. The remaining lease term and ground rent will be set out in the lease to be supplied to your solicitor.

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