My previous solicitor has quoted £995 for leasehold conveyancing in Bletchley. I’m hoping to sell a Victorian property for £175,000. Is this overpriced? Is it above what I should be paying for conveyancing in Bletchley?
The charges are a tad high. If you shop around you may be able to reduce the fees slightly by perhaps a hundred pounds. That being said, you mightlive to rue choosing an an untested lawyer. Remember to check that the firm can act for your bank. You can use our search tool to locate a Bletchley conveyancing company on the banks conveyancing panel which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Bletchley.
Having sold my house in Bletchley last November yet the purchaser is SMS messaging me to say their solicitor is waiting to hear from mine. What are the post completion sale legalities now that I have sold?
Following your disposal your lawyer is obliged to deliver the transfer documentation and all additional paperwork to the buyer’s conveyancer. Where appropriate, your conveyancer must also confirm that the home loan has been redeemed to the buyers lawyers. There is unlikely to be post completion tasks specific conveyancing in Bletchley.
My wife and I have recently appointed a conveyancing solicitor in Bletchley. I need to find out whether they are on the Birmingham Midshires conveyancing panel. Could you help?
You should call the solicitor and enquire whether they are on the lender panel. Otherwise you can call Birmingham Midshires who may be able to confirm.
I used Wolstenholmes a few years ago for my conveyancing in Bletchley. Now, I need my files but cannot find the solicitor. What do I do?
Do call the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to help locate your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Bletchley of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously hired, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.
In what way does the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 impact my commercial offices in Bletchley and how can your lawyers assist?
The particular law that you refer to affords security of tenure to commercial tenants, granting the dueness to apply to court for a continuation of occupancy at the end of the lease term. There are limited grounds where a landlord can refuse a lease renewal and the rules are complex. Fees are different for commercial conveyancing. Bletchley is one of our many areas of the UK in which our lawyers are based
Am I best advised to appoint a Bletchley conveyancing lawyer who is local to the property I am buying? An old friend can carry out the conveyancing however her office is 200miles drive away.
The benefit of a local Bletchley conveyancing firm is that you can pop in to sign paperwork, hand in your ID and apply pressure on them if necessary. Having local Bletchley know how is a benefit. However it's more important to get someone that will do a good and efficient job. If if people you trust used your friend and in the main were impressed that must surpass using an unfamiliar Bletchley conveyancing lawyer just because they are based in the area.