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Dudley Building Society Conveyancing Panel Recently Asked Questions

My financial adviser has informed me that I have to pay Dudley Building Society fees should I instruct my family lawyer. How good are the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel solicitors? I'm happy to use any solicitor in the country TBH provided that they are good and reasonably priced. Are there any Dudley Building Society conveyancers you'd recommend?
Dudley Building Society’s conveyancing panel is substantial so your best bet is just to check with the firms you are getting quotes from whether they are on it. You can search by postcode on the search tool on this site to find solicitors that Dudley Building Society will allow to act for them.
My god-son is purchasing a house that has just been built with a mortgage from Dudley Building Society. His conveyancer has said that there is a delay in receiving the ‘Disclosure of Incentive Form’. Who needs to receive the form?
The document is intended to provide information to the main parties engaged in the purchase. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel as a standard part of the process, and to the surveyor when requested.

The Developer will be required to start the process by downloading the form and completing it.

The form will therefore need to be available for the valuer at the time of his or her site visit. The form should be sent to the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.

How up to date is your search tool for the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel? Do Dudley Building Society send you an updated list?
The law firm practices themselves provide us confirmation that they are on the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel as opposed to being supplied with a list from Dudley Building Society directly.
I would like to get my ex-husband removed the mortgage deeds. Can Dudley Building Society really insist on which solicitor I can or can not retain?
You can use any solicitor you like but Dudley Building Society then has the right to appoint a different solicitor to act for them at your expense. It might be more cost effective and quicker to instruct a lawyer who is on the Dudley Building Society solicitors panel
Two weeks ago we had a mortgage agreed in principle with Dudley Building Society. Solicitors have been appointed? What is the average time that one could expect to receive a mortgage offer from Dudley Building Society?
Some lenders take longer than others. Have Dudley Building Society completed the valuation? Have you advised Dudley Building Society as your lawyers details and checked that your lawyer is on the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel? sometimes it can take as long as six weeks for a mortgage offer to be issued
It is not clear whether my mortgage offer requires a lease extension . I have called into my local branch Dudley Building Society on numerous occasions and told it wasn't a problem and they would lend. My solicitor - who is on the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel- telephoned and was told not they would not lend in accordance with their CML Handbook minimum lease term requirements. Who do I believe?
As long as the conveyancer is on the Dudley Building Society panel she or he must comply with the CML Handbook requirements for Dudley Building Society. Unless your lawyer obtains specific confirmation in writing that Dudley Building Society will go ahead your lawyer has no choice but to refrain from exchanging contract and committing you to the purchase. We would suggest that you ask Dudley Building Society to contact your lawyer in writing confirming that they will accept the remaining number of years left on the lease.
My offer was accepted on an apartment on the 6th February 2014, valuation was booked five days later, received a clean bill of health. Solicitor instructed, so the only thing outstanding was my mortgage offer. Having made daily calls to Dudley Building Society and chasing them on my offer I have now been told that my offer will not be issued unless the lawyer is on the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel. Are Dudley Building Society entitled to hold back the Mortgage pending the lawyer being on the approved list?
Mortgage companies tend not to not issue a mortgage until they have details of a lawyer on their panel. It can take a few weeks for Dudley Building Society to deal with your lawyers application to be on the Dudley Building Society conveyancing panel. There's no guarantee that your solicitors will be accepted.