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

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Wooburn Green

Unfortunately I am unable to travel far from Wooburn Green. Is there a reason why all Wooburn Green conveyancers aren't included on all lender panels?

Mortgage Companies ordinarily impose restrictions on either the nature or the number of conveyancing firms on their approved list of lawyers. Frequent examples of such restriction(s) being that a firm needs to have at least two partners. As well as restricting the structure of firm, some have made a decision to restrict the number of conveyancers they use to represent them. It is worth noting that lenders have no responsibility for the quality of conveyancing given by any Wooburn Green property lawyer on their approved list. Property fraud was a key driver in the reduction of conveyancing panels in the last decade even though there are differing thoughts about the extent of solicitor involvement in some of that fraud. Statistics via HMLR reveal that thousands of law firms only transact one or two conveyances annually. Those advocating conveyancing panel consolidation ask why law firms deserve the right to be listed on a lender panel when clearly property law is not their speciality?

Having sold my house in Wooburn Green last October yet the purchaser is calling me to moan that their conveyancer is waiting to hear from mysolicitor. What should my lawyer have done following completion?

After completion of your sale your lawyer is committed to send the transfer deeds and all additional paperwork to the purchaser's lawyers. Depending on the transaction, your solicitor must also evidence that the legal charge in favour of the lender has been discharged to the buyers lawyers. There are no post completion formalities specific conveyancing in Wooburn Green.

I require expedited conveyancing in Wooburn Green as I am under an ultimatum to complete inside 3 weeks. A mortgage is not required. Can I avoid the conveyancing searches to save money and time?

As you are are a cash buyer you have the choice not to do searches although no law firm would advise that you don't. Drawing on years of experience of conveyancing in Wooburn Green the following are examples of issues that can show up and adversely impact the marketability of the property: Enforcement Notices, Outstanding Charges, Outstanding Grants, Unadopted Roads,...

I am buying a new build house in Wooburn Green with a mortgage from Alliance & Leicester . The builders would not reduce the amount so I negotiated 6k of additionals instead. The house builders rep suggested that I not reveal to my conveyancer about this deal as it could jeopardize my mortgage with the bank. Should I keep quiet?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

Over the last few months I have been searching for a flat up to £235,500 and identified one close by in Wooburn Green I like with a park and railway links nearby, however it only has 61 remaining years left on the lease. There is not much else in Wooburn Green in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake purchasing a short lease?

Should you require a mortgage the remaining unexpired lease term will likely be an issue. Discount the price by the anticipated lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the existing proprietor has owned the property for a minimum of 2 years you can ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and then assign it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing lawyer concerning this.

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