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Selecting the right solicitor is the most important decision when it comes to your Eden Park conveyancing

Reasons to use our Eden Park conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Eden Park property lawyers are likely to acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 2 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in Eden Park is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) sometimes falls short of the high standards of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 3 Eden Park property lawyers work in partnership with Eden Park estate agents, property finders, surveyors, lenders and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to home movers every step of the way, to ensure you’re kept up to date with progress throughout
  • 4 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal connections with Eden Park estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Eden Park lawyers have a crucial edge when it comes to Eden Park conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that can affect your home move

Examples of recent conveyancing in Eden Park since August 2019*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Eden Park

At what point will exchange of contracts happen for purchase conveyancing in Eden Park and do I need to be at the solicitors office?

If you are round the corner to one of the conveyancing solicitors in Eden Park you are invited in to sign the paperwork. That being said, the law practices we work with provide a countrywide conveyancing service and give just as detailed and professional a job for you when dealing with you digitally. The signing of the contract is not the important part. A signed contract is necessary for the firm to address the formalities when the time is right, which is ordinarily shortly after signing. The procedure is nowadays normally dealt with by telephone and can be very rapid, although where an extended "chain" is in play, since the process requires the relevant party's solicitor (not necessarily a conveyancing solicitor in Eden Park)to be in the office at the appropriate time.

I am purchasing a semi-detached house in Eden Park. Conveyancing solicitors are said to be ‘a necessary evil’ but can I do it myself?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Eden Park you will have to appoint a solicitor on your bank's 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 be made in you doing 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 your lender panel in Eden Park.

I'm buying my first flat in Eden Park with the aid of help to buy. The sellers refused to move on the price so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of additionals instead. The estate agent suggested that I not disclose to my solicitor about this side-deal as it will impact my loan with the bank. Should I keep quiet?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer 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.

I have been on the look out for a ground for flat up to £195,000 and identified one near me in Eden Park I like with a park and railway links nearby, the downside is that it's only got 49 years on the lease. There is not much else in Eden Park suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error buying a short lease?

Should you need a home loan the shortness of the lease will be an issue. Discount the price by the expected lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the existing proprietor has owned the property for at least twenty four months you could request that they start the process of the extension and pass it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the existing lease with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing lawyer regarding this matter.

My business partner and I are intending to lease a unit on a shopping parade. Can you recommend conveyancers offering fixed fees for commercial conveyancing in Eden Park for below £1,200?

We can recommend firms who host a wealth of experience of commercial conveyancing in Eden Park, including the disposal and purchase of businesses as well as simply property. Whether you are looking to buy or dispose of a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail premises or a complete business we will put you in touch with the right lawyer. Regarding the fees these will vary based on the structure and complexity of the proposed transaction. Let us have your contact information or email us so that we may provide you with a detailed commercial conveyancing quote.

I today plan to offer on a house that appears to meet my requirements, at a reasonable price which is making it more attractive. I have just discovered that the title is leasehold as opposed to freehold. I would have thought that there are issues purchasing a leasehold house in Eden Park. Conveyancing advisers have are about to be appointed. Will my lawyers set out the risks of buying a leasehold house in Eden Park ?

The majority of houses in Eden Park are freehold and not leasehold. In this scenario it’s worth having a local conveyancer who is familiar with the area who can help the conveyancing process. it is apparent that you are purchasing in Eden Park in which case you should be shopping around for a Eden Park conveyancing practitioner and be sure that they have experience in transacting on leasehold houses. First you will need to check the number of years remaining. As a lessee you will not be at liberty to do whatever you want to the property. The lease comes with conditions for example obtaining the freeholder’spermission to conduct alterations. It may be necessary to pay a service charge towards the maintenance of the communal areas where the house is located on an estate. Your lawyer should report to you on the legal implications.

Having spent months of negotiations we cannot agree with our landlord on how much the lease extension should cost for our flat in Eden Park. Does the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal have jurisdiction to calculate the appropriate figures?

in cases where there is a absentee freeholder or where there is disagreement about what the lease extension should cost, under the relevant legislation you can apply to the LVT to make a decision on the price.

An example of a Freehold Enfranchisement matter before the tribunal for a Eden Park flat is 26 Manor Road in July 2010. the Tribunal decided that price to be paid for the freehold was £12,420 This case was in relation to 2 flats. The unexpired lease term was 76.75 and 88.83.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Eden Park

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Eden Park with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Allen Barfields, Gainsford House, 115 Station Road, West Wickham, Kent, BR4 0PX
  • Pritchard Joyce & Hinds, Kelsey House, 77 High Street, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 1AN
  • Raw & Co, 1 Dura Den Close, Beckenham Place Park, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 5BU
  • Ewings & Co, 148 High Street, London, SE20 7EU
  • Deton Solicitors, 28 Portland Road, South Norwood, London, London, SE25 4PF

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Eden Park regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Eden Park but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • Peter W Stevens , 107 Maxwell Gardens, BR6 9QT
  • Ducat Law Ltd, TMS House, BR5 3QB

Planning law solicitors in Eden Park regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Eden Park practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including development on contaminated land
  • A E Short, 144 Bromley Road, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 6PG
  • Batchelors, Charles House, 35 Widmore Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1RW
  • Wellers Law Group Llp, Tenison House, Tweedy Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NF
  • Beverley Morris & Co Incorporating Peter Egan & Co, 62 Lewisham High Street, London, London, SE13 5JH
  • Beverley Morris & Co, 35 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Villiage, London, SE3 0TJ

*Source acknowledgement: House price data produced by Land Registry as well data supplied by Lexsure Ltd.

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