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Reasons to use our Flitwick conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Flitwick conveyancers are likely to be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and property agents
  • 2 Flitwick conveyancers have a significant edge when it comes to Flitwick conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will affect your home move
  • 3 Flitwick conveyancer are the linchpin to a successful Flitwick home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your move
  • 4 Solicitors accustomed to conveyancing in Flitwick have a grasp oflocal concerns specific to Flitwick and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 5 Experience means that Flitwick conveyancer have established very good working relationships with Flitwick local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of handling your home move in Flitwick.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Flitwick since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Flitwick

The Flitwick conveyancing firm handling our Flitwick conveyancing has spotted an inconsistency when comparing the assumptions in the home valuation survey and what is in the legal papers for the property. My solicitor has advised that he is duty bound to check that the bank is OK with this discrepancy and is still content to lend. Is my solicitor’s stance right?

Your property lawyer must comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook specifications which do require that your lawyer disclose any incorrect assumptions in the lender’s valuation report and the legal papers. Should you refuse to allow your lawyer to make the appropriate notification then your lawyer will have no choice but to discontinue acting for both parties.

I have todaybeen informed that Stirling Law have been shut down. They carried out my conveyancing in Flitwick for a purchase of a leasehold apartment 10 months ago. How can I be sure that the property is registered correctly in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest method to check if the property is registered to you, you can carry out a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Flitwick conveyancing specialists.

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Flitwick prior to retaining lawyers. I have been told that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. The surveyor has said that some mortgage companies may not give a mortgage on such a premises.

It varies from the lender to lender. Bank of Scotland has different instructions for example to Nationwide. If you contact us we can investigate further via the relevant mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Flitwick. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Flitwick especially if they are familiar with such properties in Flitwick.

My father-in-law has suggested that I use his conveyancers in Flitwick. Should I use them?

Much as we are happy to recommend a Flitwick conveyancing lawyer it’s preferable to select a conveyancing practitioner is to have feedback from friends or relatives who have previously instructed the firm you're are thinking of instructing.

I am hoping to put an offer on a small detached house that seems to be perfect, at a reasonable price which is making it more attractive. I have subsequently found out that it's a leasehold as opposed to freehold. I would have thought that there are particular concerns buying a leasehold house in Flitwick. Conveyancing advisers have are about to be appointed. Will they explain the issues?

The majority of houses in Flitwick are freehold rather than leasehold. This is one of the situations where having a local conveyancer who is familiar with the area who can assist with the conveyancing process. We note that you are purchasing in Flitwick in which case you should be looking for a Flitwick conveyancing solicitor and check that they have experience in dealing with leasehold houses. As a matter of priority you will need to check the number of years remaining. As a lessee you will not be entirely free to do whatever you want to the property. The lease will likely included provisions for example requiring the freeholder’sconsent to carry out changes to the property. You may also be required to pay a contribution towards the upkeep of the communal areas where the house is part of an estate. Your lawyer will advise you fully on all the issues.

Flitwick Conveyancing for Leasehold Flats - A selection of Queries Prior to Purchasing

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I have today placed an offer on a leasehold flat in Flitwick and the broker that we are using suggested his conveyancer. They quoted £1000 plus VAT and 3rd party costs. Does this sound expensive?

Don't just go on 1 quote. You should seek like-for-like quotes for your conveyancing in Flitwick. Then select one that you trust and just as important, is on the approved list of the mortgage company that you are sourcing your mortgage from.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Flitwick regulated by the SRA

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

  • Rebecca L Faret Solicitors, 1the Avenue, Flitwick, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 1BP

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Flitwick regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Flitwick with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Flitwick. This may include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Rebecca L Faret Solicitors, 1the Avenue, Flitwick, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 1BP

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Flitwick?

Licensed Conveyancers deal with the transfer of the legal title of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing throughout England and Wales not just Flitwick. When instructing a Licensed Conveyancer governed by the CLC, you are entitled to:
  • Enjoy the benefit of an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Have a high standard of legal services.
  • Be supplied with your conveyancing dealt with using care, skill and legal know-how.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a high standard of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Have a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • You should not consider yourself discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the level you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Ensure your individual needs taken into account should a complaint be made.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a swift, independent and comprehensive service where making a complaint about your conveyancing in Flitwick about your conveyancing in Flitwick.

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

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