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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Westerham

Is there a reason why leasehold purchase conveyancing in Westerham is more expensive?

Westerham leasehold properties involve far more paperwork than a freehold purchase, and therefore takes more time to examine and advise upon.Conveyancing will involve the lease having to be checked which is usually a lengthy document, queries raised to ensure that the covenants and conditions have been observed. If it is a flat there will be a management company in existence and the accounts of this will need to be checked and enquiries raised to ensure it is operating efficiently and that all monies due have been paid by the Seller to the company and if not ensuring that money is paid up to date or the appropriate undertakings obtained.

It has been 2 months since my purchase conveyancing in Westerham concluded. I have checked the Land Registry website which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £180,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the residence from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

We are 18 days into a leasehold purchase having been recommend to conveyancers by the estate agent to do our conveyancing in Westerham. I am not happy. Can you help me find new lawyers?

A conveyancer would need to be really poor in order to consider diss instructing them. Has your loan offer been sent? In the event that it has you need to inform them of the replacement conveyancer and ensure the mortgage documents are re-issued. Your new conveyancer needs to be on the mortgage company approved list to avoid escalating expenses and delays. That should be your starting point. Our search tool can help you find a lender approved lawyer for your home move in Westerham

Estate agents have just been given the go-ahead to market my garden apartment in Westerham. Conveyancing solicitors are to be appointed soon, however I have just received a yearly service charge invoice – what should I do?

Your conveyancing lawyer is likely to suggest that you should discharge the maintenance contribution as usual as all ground rent and maintenance charges will be allotted as part of the financial calculations for completion monies, so you will be reimbursed by the buyer for the period running from after the completion date to the next payment date. Most managing agents will not acknowledge the buyer until the service charges have been paid and are up to date, so it is important for both buyer and seller for the seller to show that they are up to date. This will smooth the conveyancing process.

Westerham Conveyancing for Leasehold Flats - Examples of Questions you should ask Prior to buying

    The answer will be important as a) areas could cause problems in the block as the communal areas may start to deteriorate if maintenance are not paid for b) if the tenants have an issue with the managing agents you will wish to have full disclosure Who takes charge for maintaining and repairing the block?

How do I identify auction conveyancing in Westerham?

Option 1 is to ask the people you trust who they would recommend. Second, use a search tool on the internet for conveyancing in Westerham. Telephone two or three from the list and request that they send you their conveyancing charges and discuss your needs with the solicitor who will conduct your conveyancing before you commit. Third is to make use of this site to assist you in finding the right solicitors taking into account your unique requirements including location,speed, complexity and who your intended mortgage company is.Avoid the trap of appointing lowest cost conveyancing solicitors in Westerham

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