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Tipton Coseley Building Society Conveyancing Panel : Questions and Answers

I have been advised by my broker that I have to pay Tipton Coseley Building Society fees if I use my own solicitor. How good are the Tipton Coseley 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 Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancers you'd recommend?
Tipton Coseley Building Society’s conveyancing panel is pretty large 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 Tipton Coseley Building Society will allow to act for them.
Please assist. My lawyer is not to blame but, my purchase conveyancing has been going on for months. The Local Authority Search from Tipton Coseley Building Society was dated random date and we have agreed a date for me to move into the property on 10 days inc Day of week eg. Mon. My solicitor informs me that as she is on the Tipton Coseley Building Society conveyancing panel she needs to reorder the searches as they are no longer valid.
A precondition to being on the Tipton Coseley Building Society approved panel is to comply with the CML Handbook Part 2 obligations (last updated for this lender on Tipton Coseley Building Society)which states that a local authority search be not more than 6 months old. You should nevertheless ask your lawyer to check whether something called ‘search validation’ indemnity insurance is acceptable to Tipton Coseley Building Society.
Do all the firms listed on your search have online case tracking as I understood that this was a condition of being on the Tipton Coseley Building Society solicitor panel?
No. There is no CML Part 2 or Building Society Association requirement relating to online case tracking. Some law firms operate such technology and some don't.
I am considering remortgaging my home does my lawyer need to be on the Tipton Coseley Building Society Conveyancing panel?
There is nothing to stop you using your solicitor but Tipton Coseley Building Society will insist on their interests being represented by a firm on their conveyancing panel. There is much more potential for delays and confusion with two solicitors involved, and it will undoubtedly be more expensive too.
When it comes to mortgage companies such as Tipton Coseley Building Society do lawyers have to be pay a fee to be on the list of approved solicitors?
We are not aware of any lender fees to be on their panel although some do charge an administration charge to deal with the processing of the conveyancing panel application.
We have agreed a price on a apartment I spoke to a conveyancer recommended by my dad and he suggested retaining 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 pointed out 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. Most banks have lawyers on their panel throughout the UK. 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.
Tipton Coseley Building Society have agreed my mortgage in principle, my offer on house has been accepted, now what?
The estate agent will want to know who your solicitors are (make sure these solicitors are on the lenders panel). Call up Tipton Coseley Building Society or your broker and complete any relevant paperwork. Tipton Coseley Building Society will tell you what documents they want. Tipton Coseley Building Society will instruct a valuer. The valuer will get in touch with the estate agent or seller to book an appointment. Once conducted (assuming no problems) it takes about week to get a mortgage offer. Tipton Coseley Building Society will issue the offer to you and your lawyer. The transaction will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing.