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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Wandsworth

Can conveyancing in Wandsworth to be completed in under 10 days?

In the event that you are under a tight deadline to complete it is highly recommended that your solicitor is familiar with the area as they will have local contacts and insight. It is possible that they would have transacted previousproperties in the same road. You would be best advised to use a Wandsworth conveyancing firm. In addition, be sure that the conveyancing firm is on the on the approved list for your mortgage company. It is estimated that just under twenty per cent of Wandsworth conveyancing transactions are frustrated or derailed after discovering a purchaser’s conveyancer was not on their mortgage lender’s panel. In many cases this discovery resulted in the conveyancing being frustrated by an average of 21 days. It is estimated that this issue affects in the region of 100,000 home sales annually. Most Wandsworth conveyancing practices can not act for certain mortgage companies so do check at the outset.

I am told that my conveyancing solicitors will need to check that the building insurance when buying a house in Wandsworth. My lender is Platform

Platform have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 17/7/2019, the requirements read as follows :

I require quick conveyancing in Wandsworth as I am under pressure to exchange contracts within 2 weeks. A home loan is not required. Can I decline from having conveyancing searches to save fees and time?

If.Given you are are a cash buyer you are at liberty not to do searches although no law firm would recommend that you don't. Drawing on our experience of conveyancing in Wandsworth the following are instances of what can crop up and therefore affect market value: Enforcement Actions, Outstanding Charges, Overdue Grants, Unadopted Roads,...

Just bought a semi-detached house in Wandsworth , how long will it take for the Land Registry to register my proprietorship? My Wandsworth conveyancing solicitor has been painfully slow, so I want to check the registration formalities are dealt with.

There is nothing unique when it comes to conveyancing in Wandsworth registration formalities. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can differ depending on the party submitting the application, whether there are errors and if the Land registry need to notify any 3rd parties. As of today approximately 80% of submission are fully addressed within two weeks but some can be subject to extensive delays. Historically registration is effected after the purchaser has moved in to the property therefore an expedited registration is not usually top priority yet if there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your solicitor could communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for an expedited registration.

I am buying a new build flat in Wandsworth. Conveyancing is a frightening process 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 conveyancing.

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

    Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified. Please confirm the Lease plans are architect prepared. The Vendor must covenant to keep unsold units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore. There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants.

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