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Examples of recent conveyancing in Blyth since December 2023*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Blyth

Have just purchased a probate house at auction in Blyth. Conveyancing is required. What is next?

Having to in every practical sense signed on the dotted line you must instruct a conveyancing practitioner quickly as you will have a fast approaching a drop dead date to complete the conveyancing. An auction property will ordinarily have an associated legal pack. This will likely include most,if not all of the paperwork that your solicitor will need. If you have purchased leasehold property the legal papers should contain a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and other conveyancing paperwork relating to a leasehold property. You need to give this to your appointed conveyancing solicitor ASAP. You also need to ensure that your finances are organised to complete the transaction on the set completion date.

Please help - my lawyer says that missing deeds insurance is required on my purchase. What is the typical level of cover needed for conveyancing in Blyth?

The appropriate level of missing deeds indemnity insurance should be dictated by who who your lender is. It would differ for example between Birmingham Midshires and Norwich and Peterborough Building Society. Conveyancing lawyers as opposed to borrowers take out such insurances.

At last I have had an offer on a flat in Blyth accepted, the sellers do nevertheless have a connected purchase. The sellers have offered on a property, however it’s not been accepted yet, and are looking at other apartments in the pipeline. I have selected a high street conveyancing solicitor in Blyth. What do I do now? When do I get the mortgage application with Skipton going?

It is usual to have concerns where there is a chain as you are unlikely to want to incur costs prematurely (mortgage application is in the region of £1k, then survey, Blyth conveyancing search costs, etc). The first course of action is to ensure that your property lawyer is on the Skipton approved list. Concerning the next stages this very much depends on the circumstances of your case, motivation for the property and on the state of the market. During a buoyant market the majority of buyers will apply for a home loan with Skipton and arrange for the valuation and only if it was satisfactory would they pay their lawyer to press on with the conveyancing in Blyth.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a house I put an offer in a fortnight ago in what was supposed to be a quick, chain free conveyancing. Blyth is where the house is located. Can you shed any light on this issue?

Flying freeholds in Blyth are rare but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Blyth you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds very carefully. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Blyth may decide that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold premises.

Given that I will soon part with 450k on a house in Blyth I would like to talk to a conveyancer concerning thehome move ahead of instructing the firm. Is this something that you can arrange?

We could not agree more - we would be pleased to talk to you we do not take any clients on without you speaking to the solicitor who will be carrying out your conveyancing in Blyth.There is no ‘factory style conveyancing’ - every client is unique person, not a case number. The solicitors that we put you in touch with believe that the figure you are provided with for residential conveyancing in Blyth should be the amount on the final invoice that you are charged.

I need to appoint a conveyancing solicitor for leasehold conveyancing in Blyth. I've stumble upon a web site which seems to have the perfect offering If it is possible to get all formalities completed via email that would be preferable. Should I be wary? What are the potential pitfalls?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

Having checked my lease I have discovered that there are only 68 years unexpired on my lease in Blyth. I am keen to extend my lease but my landlord is absent. What options are available to me?

If you meet the appropriate requirements, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can submit an application to the County Court for an order to dispense with the service of the initial notice. This will enable the lease to be extended by the Court. You will be obliged to demonstrate that you have made all reasonable attempts to find the freeholder. On the whole a specialist would be useful to try and locate and to produce an expert document which can be used as evidence that the freeholder can not be located. It is wise to seek advice from a property lawyer both on investigating the landlord’s disappearance and the application to the County Court overseeing Blyth.

Blyth Leasehold Conveyancing - Sample of Questions you should ask before buying

    Is the freehold reversion owned collectively by the leaseholders? In the main the outlay for major works tend not to be wrapped into the maintenance charges, although there some managing agents in Blyth require leasehold owners to pay into a reserve fund created for the specific intention of building a fund for larger repairs or maintenance. Are any of leasehold owners in dispute over their service charge payments?

I am in the process of buying my first property in Blyth. Conveyancing solicitor already selected. The financial consultant suggested that a survey is not appropriate as the property was only constructed in 1997.

You would be well advised to have a Home Buyer's Report. As the property was built more than a decade ago the property will be without a warranty, so you would be well advised not to take a risk. For a property that age with no signs of problems a Home Buyer's report could be sufficient. They will highlight any apparent problems and recommend additional investigation if appropriate. If there are any indications of material issues obtain a full structural survey.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Blyth regulated by the SRA

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

  • Lawson & Thompson Solicitors Llp, 3 Regent Street, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 1LQ
  • Hedley Solicitors, 11a Regent Street, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 1LQ
  • Cuthbertsons, 3 Stanley Street, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 2BS
  • Yarwood & Stubley, 15 Stanley Street, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 2BT
  • Carr & Co Solicitors (n.e.) Limited, 22-24 Stanley Street, Blyth, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 2BZ

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Blyth regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Blyth specialising in commercial conveyancing in Blyth. This could include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Yarwood & Stubley, 15 Stanley Street, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 2BT
  • Carr & Co Solicitors (n.e.) Limited, 22-24 Stanley Street, Blyth, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 2BZ
  • Whitehead & Low Solicitors Llp, 3 Market Place, Bedlington, Northumberland, NE22 5TN
  • Hellawell & Co, 32 Front Street, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland, NE64 6PT
  • Browell Smith & Co Solicitors Ltd, Unit 42-44, Apex Business Village, Annitsford, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 7BF

Domestic conveyancing in Blyth usually includes the following:

  • Conveyancer instructed by the buyer once the offer has been accepted
  • Investigating the title unregistered or registered
  • Ordering Blyth property searches for the title
  • Assessing draft sale agreement and other papers supplied by the owner’s conveyancer
  • Raising questions with the owner’s conveyancer
  • Agreeing the wording of the sale agreement
  • Considering the replies prepared by the seller to pre-contract enquiries
  • Negotiating the Transfer Deed for completion
  • Advising the buyer in respect of the mortgage offer: (where relevant)
  • Drawing up and sending the purchaser a report on title (that is; summarising to the purchaser on the contents of the contract pack, preliminary enquiries and the result of the searches)
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then completion of the purchase
  • Completion of and submitting to HM Revenue and Customs the correct Land Tax forms and payment
  • Registering the new ownership and the home loan (if applicable) at the HM Land Registry.

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