What can a local search reveal about the property I am purchasing in Wolverton?
Wolverton conveyancing often commences with the applying for local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company for example Onsearch The local search plays a central part in many a Wolverton conveyancing purchase; as long as you wish to avoid any nasty surprises after you move into your property. The search will provide information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the premises (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of 13 subject headings.
I used Action Conveyancing several years ago for my conveyancing in Wolverton. I now require my papers however cannot find the solicitor. What do I do?
You should contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to help locate your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Wolverton of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously used, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.
Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a property I have offered on a fortnight ago in what was supposed to be a simple, chain free conveyancing. Wolverton is the location of the property. Can you offer any assistance?
Flying freeholds in Wolverton are not the norm but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Wolverton you would need to get your solicitor to go through the deeds diligently. Your mortgage company may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Wolverton may determine 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 residence.
I am selling my house. My former solicitors has retired. I would be grateful for any recommendation of a conveyancing firm. I happen to live in Wolverton if that affects matters.
You should use our search tool to help you choose a solicitor for your conveyancing in Wolverton. We have connected thousands of home buyers and sellers with regulated solicitors to ensure that the legalities of their house move goes with a minimum of fuss.
Being a tenant I am on the hook for a service charge for my appartment in Wolverton. Due to losing my job and personal issues I slipped into arrears with payments. I negotiated a clearance schedule but there remains about £2000 currently outstanding.
I now wish to dispose of the property and I am worried this could threaten to derail the sale if I have to discharge the arrears first. I'd like to sell up and then discharge the arrears from the proceeds - is this possible?
Your conveyancing practitioner will hopefully be in a position to negotiate with the management company, with a new to seeing if they would accept settlement out of the sale proceeds. This is indicative of why it is advisable to use a conveyancing practitioner in Wolverton as they may well have an established relationship with the management company.