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Tipton Coseley Building Society Conveyancing Panel : Questions and Answers

I instructed a law firm to conduct the legal paperwork on my remortgage six weeks ago having applied for a mortgage with Tipton Coseley Building Society. The solicitors confirmed to me that they are on Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel and advised me their panel reference. Tipton Coseley Building Society then told me that their panel number was dormant and would need to be reactivated. What happens next? Do I instruct a different law firm listed on the conveyancing panel for Tipton Coseley Building Society?
The answer depends on whether you still have confidence in the said solicitors and how long it will take for the firm to be reinstated on the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel You may wish to enlist the help of your broker to check with the Tipton Coseley Building Society as to the time frame to get your lawyer reinstated on the panel once again.
We are getting closer to an exchange and my parents having transferred the 10% deposit to my lawyer. I am now advised that as the deposit has not come from me my lawyer needs to make a notification to my lender Tipton Coseley Building Society. I am advised that, being on the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel and acting on their behalf he must inform Tipton Coseley Building Society if the balance of the mortgage advance is not just from me. I disclosed to the bank about my parent’s contribution when I applied for the home loan so is it really necessary for him to raise this?
Your lawyer is obliged to check with Tipton Coseley Building Society to make sure that they are aware that the balance of the purchase price is not from your own funds. Your solicitor can only report this to Tipton Coseley Building Society if you agree, failing which, your lawyer must cease to continue acting.
Having used your search tool I can't find the lawyer I was hoping to instruct as being on the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel. My lawyer has said that they are on the Tipton Coseley Building Society 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 Tipton Coseley Building Society 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 Tipton Coseley Building Society solicitor panel.
I am purchasing a new build flat and getting a mortgage with Tipton Coseley Building Society. How practical is it for me to do the conveyancing?
Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing you will have to appoint a solicitor on the Tipton Coseley 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 Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel in your location.
Do conveyancing solicitors on the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel work on a no sale no fee basis?
There is generally no requirements by lenders for their firms to operate on a no-sale-no-fee basis. There a small number of lenders who operate a very restricted conveyancing panel managed by a third party company (often termed in the industry as a ‘gatekeeper’). That third party may impose certain conditions such as non-sale-no fee on the panel firms. If you require this as a condition of your conveyancing then you should check with the conveyancing firm that this is part of their service
We have agreed to purchase a house.One unusual aspect is that the roof has a solar panel. Tipton Coseley Building Society have issued a mortgage offer so presumably this is not a concern to them. Why is my solicitor raising questions about the panel?
As you are obtaining a mortgage with Tipton Coseley Building Society your lawyer must to check the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing instructions contained in the Part of CML Handbook for Tipton Coseley Building Society . The CML Handbook contains minimum requirements for solar panel roof-space leases, and solicitors are required to report to Tipton Coseley Building Society where a lease does not meet these requirements. The requirements relate to the installation of panels on properties in England and Wales. The CML are developing guidance for Northern Ireland and Scotland.
We have agreed a price on a house I spoke to a solicitor previously used by my dad and he advised using a property lawyers approved by Tipton Coseley Building Society. The estate agent recommended two local firms so I asked Tipton Coseley Building Society if the 2 suggested solicitors are approved, which they are not. Tipton Coseley Building Society suggested that either practice can fill out the appropriate forms to become approved. Do I (1) save myself the aggravation and use one of Tipton Coseley Building Society 's conveyancing panel solicitors (2) Use the local solicitor and accept there may be delays etc as they go through the approval process.
Ask Tipton Coseley Building Society to suggest a law firm in your location. Lenders have them all over the country. You can also use our search tool at the top of this page to search for a lawyer on the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel based on location. If you particularly like the sound of one of the local lawyers that you have spoken to ask them if they would go onto Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel as it may only take about 2-3 weeks. As long as they meet Tipton Coseley Building Society’s requirements it can be a very simple job for the solicitor. Other stuff will be going on in parallel (as you are at an early stage) so it may not delay matters.