Completed the sale of my flat in Torpoint last June yet the purchaser is e-mailing daily complaining that their lawyer needs to hear from mysolicitor. What should have happened following completion?
Post completion of your disposal your lawyer should send the transfer documentation and all supplemental paperwork to the purchaser's conveyancer. If applicable, your lawyer should also send confirmation that the mortgage has been discharged to the purchasers conveyancers. There is unlikely to be post completion requirements just for conveyancing in Torpoint.
A relative recommended that where I am purchasing in Torpoint I should ask my conveyancer to perform a Neighbourhood, Planning and Local Amenity Search. What does it cover?
A search of this type is occasionally quoted for as part of the standard Torpoint conveyancing searches. It is not a small document of more than thirty pages, listing and setting out important information about Torpoint around the property and the people living there. It incorporates an Aerial Photograph, Planning Applications, Land Use, Mobile Phone Masts, Rights of Way, the local Housing Market, Council Tax Banding, the type of People living in the area, the dominant type of Housing, the Average House Prices, Crime details, Torpoint Education with maps and statistics, Local Amenities and other useful data concerning Torpoint.
I've recently found out that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I have offered on a fortnight ago in what should have been a quick, chain free conveyancing. Torpoint is the location of the property. Can you shed any light on this issue?
Flying freeholds in Torpoint are rare but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Torpoint you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds very carefully. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Torpoint may decide that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold property.
I am looking into buying my first house which is in Torpoint and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Torpoint. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Torpoint area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?
Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Torpoint. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found
My cousin has recommend that I use his conveyancing solicitors in Torpoint. Should I use them?
There are no two ways about it it’s preferable to find a conveyancing lawyer is to get recommendations from friends or family who have previously instructed the solicitor that you are contemplating using.