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Find an Approved Solicitor on the Bath Building Society Dual Representation Solicitors

Bath Building Society does not operate a Conveyancing Panel, but does allow certain lawyers to conduct dual representation subject to meeting their criteria.

For the purposes of clarification, references on this page to "conveyancing panel" mean the ability of your lawyer represent both you and Bath Building Society in their capacity as lender.

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At the request of bath Building Society, we remind any home buyer looking to obtain a mortgage with the Society to first check with the Society that your preferred conveyancing lawyer can represent you and the Society in the same transaction (known as 'dual representation').
My financial adviser has informed me that I have to pay Bath Building Society fees if I use my own solicitor. How efficient are the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel solicitors? I'm happy to use any solicitor in the country TBH as long as they're good and not exorbitantly priced. Are there any Bath Building Society conveyancers you'd recommend?
Bath Building Society’s conveyancing panel is substantial so your best bet is just to check with the firms you are getting quotes from that they are on the panel. You can search by postcode on the search tool on this site to find solicitors that Bath Building Society will allow to act for them.
Our lawyer has uncovered a legal deficiency with the lease for the property we are buying. The seller’s lawyers have put forward defective title insurance as a solution. We are content with insurance and will cover the costs. Our lawyer says that as he is on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel he must ensure that the lender is happy with this solution. Are we the client or is Bath Building Society?
Just because you have a mortgage offer from Bath Building Society does not mean to say that the property will be meet their requirements for the purposes of a mortgage. Your lawyer has to ensure that the lease has to comply with the CML Handbook Requirements. You and Bath Building Society are the client. The appropriate lender requirements must be adhered to by the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel who has to balance acting for you and Bath Building Society
I am looking to buy a property and need a conveyancing solicitor in Birmingham who is on the Bath Building Society solicitor. Could you point me in the right direction as regards a firm?
Our service is a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Bath Building Society . We don’t recommend any particular firm.
I am buying a new build flat and getting a mortgage with Bath Building Society. Can I do my own conveyancing?
Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing you will have to appoint a solicitor on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to made in you doing to conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel in your location.
We were going to get a DIP from Bath Building Society this week so we know how much we could potentially offer as otherwise we are dependent on web based calculators (which aren't taking into account credit checks etc).Do the Bath Building Society recommend a solicitor on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel, or is it better to find our own lawyer
You will need to appoint solicitors independently although you'll need to choose one on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel. The solicitor represents both you and the Bath Building Society through the process.
Planning on purchasing a house with a mortgage with Bath Building Society. I have received an online quote from a licensed conveyancer, which states: "There will be no charge for dealing with the Building Society if you are obtaining a mortgage". I take this to mean that there will be no additional fee if the solicitor is on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel. I wanted to make sure it means there will be no additional fees for dealing with the mortgage.
They are simply saying that the cost for acting for the lender is included in the fee being quoted. It is worth you checking that they are on the Bath Building Society conveyancing panel

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