Find an Approved Solicitor on the GE Money Home Lending Ltd
Examples of recent questions relating to the GE Money Conveyancing Panel
I have been advised by my broker that I have to pay GE Money fees should I instruct my family lawyer. How efficient are the GE Money conveyancing panel solicitors? I dont care which law firm I use provided that they are good and reasonably priced. Are there any GE Money conveyancers you'd recommend?
GE Money’s conveyancing panel is pretty large so it would be advisable 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 GE Money will allow to act for them.
Our son-in-law is buying a newly built flat with a home loan from GE Money. His solicitor has advised him of 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 transaction. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the GE Money 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 GE Money conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.
Having used your search tool I can't find the lawyer I was hoping to instruct as being on the GE Money conveyancing panel. My lawyer has said that they are on the GE Money approved panel. How can I be sure given that they are not listed on your directory?
Not all firms are yet listed on our lender panel search tool which is still relatively new. Law firms are listing on a daily basis and it is probably the case that your lawyer is on the GE Money conveyancing lawyer and you should probably take them at their word. Please do feel free to suggest that they completing their listing on our site as it would only cost them £1 a month to list themselves as being on the GE Money solicitor panel.
We're in Wales, FTBs purchasing with a mortgage (lender is GE Money , but our solicitor is on the GE Money conveyancing panel). How long should the conveyancing process take?
The fact that your lawyer is on the GE Money conveyancing panel is a help. It would almost certainly delay matters if they were not. However, no conveyancer should guarantee a time-frame for your conveyancing due to third parties outside of our control such as delays caused by lenders,conveyancing search providers or by the other side’s solicitors. The time taken is often determined by the number of parties in a chain
Can I be sure that the solicitor on the GE Money panel is any good?
seeking recommendations is a sensible start. Before you go ahead check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more will often provide a better service than one which is cheap as chips. We would always suggest that you speak with the solicitor conducting your transaction
It is not clear whether my mortgage offer obliges me to make sure the lease term for the flat is extended prior to the completion date . I have telephoned GE Money on numerous occasions and told it wasn't a problem and they would lend. My solicitor - who is on the GE Money 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 GE Money panel she or he must comply with the CML Handbook requirements for GE Money. Unless your lawyer obtains specific confirmation in writing that GE Money 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 GE Money to contact your lawyer in writing confirming that they will accept the remaining number of years left on the lease.
I am selling my apartment. I had a double glazing fitted in month 2010 but did not receive a FENSA certificate or Building Regulation Certificate. My purchaser’s lender, GE Money are being difficult. The solicitor who is on the GE Money conveyancing panel is happy to accept ‘lack of building regulation’ insurance but GE Money are requiring a building regulation certificate. Why do GE Money have a conveyancing panel of they don’t accept advice from them?
It is probably the case that GE Money have referred the matter to their valuer. The reason why GE Money may not want to accept indemnity insurance is because it does not give them any reassurance that the double glazing correctly and safely installed. It merely protects against enforcement action which is very unlikely anyway.