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Examples of recent conveyancing in Aldershot since February 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Aldershot

My mortgage broker requires my Aldershot lawyer’ panel member for the Nationwide conveyancing panel. How do I discover this. I have contacted my local Aldershot branch but they don't know it.

Have you tried contacting your Aldershot solicitor about this?. Most Aldershot conveyancing firms will keep a file or database of lender panel information which would include, if applicable, their conveyancing panel details for each mortgage company.

I am in a contract race with another prospective purchaser for a property in Aldershot. What can I do to speed up matters?

In the event that you are under pressure to exchange it is highly recommended that your lawyer is familiar with the location as they will benefit local contacts and intelligence. It is even conceivable that they could have transacted previoushouses in the same road. You would be best advised to use a Aldershot conveyancing solicitor. Second, double check that the conveyancing firm is on the lender panel. It is understood that just under twenty per cent of Aldershot conveyancing deals are held up or derailed after discovering a purchaser’s lawyer was not on their banks member panel. This can often result in the transaction being held up by as much as three weeks. It is understood that this issue affects approximately one hundred thousand home sales every year. Almost all Aldershot conveyancing practices can not represent certain lenders so do check as early as possible.

Will my conveyancing lawyers need to check that the building insurance for my purchase of a house in Aldershot. My lender is Nationwide Building Society

Nationwide Building Society have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 28/5/2024, the requirements read as follows :

I'm purchasing a new build house in Aldershot with the aid of help to buy. The builders would not budge the amount so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of fixtures and fittings instead. The house builders rep advised me not disclose to my lawyer about this extras as it will jeopardize my mortgage with the bank. Do I keep my lawyer in the dark?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the builder of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

In my capacity as executor for the estate of my uncle I am disposing of a house in Monmouth but reside in Aldershot. My conveyancer (who is 260 kilometers awayrequires that I sign a stat dec ahead of the transaction finalising. Can you recommend a conveyancing solicitor in Aldershot who can witness and place their company stamp on the document?

strictly speaking you are unlikely to need to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Ordinarily any notary public or solicitor will suffice regardless of whether they are Aldershot based

I am hoping to put an offer on a small detached house that seems to meet my requirements, at a reasonable price which is making it more attractive. I have subsequently discovered that the title is leasehold rather than freehold. I would have thought that there are issues buying a leasehold house in Aldershot. Conveyancing solicitors have are soon to be appointed. Will they explain the issues?

Most houses in Aldershot are freehold and not leasehold. This is one of the situations where having a local solicitor who is familiar with the area who can assist with the conveyancing process. it is apparent that you are buying in Aldershot in which case you should be shopping around for a Aldershot conveyancing practitioner and check that they are used to advising on leasehold houses. First you will need to check the number of years remaining. As a lessee you will not be entirely free to do whatever you want with the house. The lease will likely included provisions such as obtaining the freeholder’sconsent to carry out alterations. You may also be required to pay a contribution towards the maintenance of the communal areas where the property is part of an estate. Your conveyancer will appraise you on the various issues.

Leasehold Conveyancing in Aldershot - Sample of Questions you should ask before buying

    Generally speaking the cost for major works are not included within service charges, although there some managing agents in Aldershot obliged leaseholders to contribute towards a reserve fund and this is used to offset against major works. What restrictions are there in the Aldershot Lease? The answer will be important as a) areas can result in problems for the block as the communal areas may start to deteriorate where maintenance remain unpaid b) if the tenants have an issue with the running of the building you will need to know about it

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Aldershot regulated by the SRA

It is important to note that the listed firms do not limit their work for conveyancing in Aldershot but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.

  • Wendy M Draper, Law House, 2a Wellington Street, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 1DZ
  • Draper & Co Solicitors, Law House, Wellington Street, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 1DZ
  • Wheelers Llp, 30 Wharf Road, Ash Vale, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU12 5AR
  • Woodford Stauffer, Church Path House, 63a Lynchford Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 6EJ
  • Barringtons Solicitors Limited, St. George's House, 6 St. Georges Yard, Castle Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7LW

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Aldershot

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Aldershot practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Draper & Co Solicitors, Law House, Wellington Street, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 1DZ
  • Wheelers Llp, 30 Wharf Road, Ash Vale, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU12 5AR
  • Woodford Stauffer, Church Path House, 63a Lynchford Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 6EJ
  • Bells Solicitors Limited, 11 South Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7QX
  • Clifford Cowling, 9-10 Upper Church Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7PW

Planning law solicitors in Aldershot regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Aldershot with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • B G Legal Services Limited, 2 Maritime House, The Hart, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7HW
  • Peyto Law, Freelands Farm House, Freelands Drive, Fleet, Hampshire, GU52 0TE
  • Gbh Law Limited, Oak House Tanshire Park, Shackleford Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 6LB

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