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  • 1 There is a distinct possibility the the solicitors for the other party are based in Geddington - if so both parties are likely to be less confrontational
  • 2 Personal touch together with pure property experience are key benefits that you should look for when choosing conveyancing solicitors. Geddington property deals can be made a lot more complicated because of lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers we work with strive to make sure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 3 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory listing bank approved law practices conducting conveyancing in Geddington who are regulated by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 4 Regardless alternative solicitors tell you it may be necessary to visit your conveyancer to execute legal papers. Too many 3rd parties are already engaged in a conveyancing transaction without having to add the postman into the pot.
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Examples of recent conveyancing in Geddington since January 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Geddington

Having been told to check out your company we were going to go ahead with a conveyancing solicitor in Geddington endorsed by you but stumbled across alternative estimates on the internet appear less pricey – how come?

There are numerous websites promoting self styled £99 conveyancing, yet more often than not extrafees result in the completion bill markedly uplifted. Conveyancers are obliged to make sure that costs set out in terms and conditions should be equitable invoiced The conveyancers that we list for conveyancing in Geddington specify all costs for a standard conveyancing case.

We are about to sign contracts for a leasehold flat in Geddington. We have hit a snag. The loan offer with Halifax runs out on 17/6/2024 but the sellers are suggesting a completion date of 19/6/2024. Is it possible to prolong the mortgage expiry date?

The best person to deal with your concern is your lawyer who will hopefully assess whether they better off negotiating with the bank, seller’s lawyers, estate agents or possibly all parties given the circumstances your house move to date.

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

Given that you are now for in every practical sense signed on the dotted line you must retain a conveyancing lawyer as a matter of urgency as you will have a fast approaching a drop dead date to complete the purchase. Every auction property will ordinarily have a corresponding auction set of papers. This will include most,if not all of the paperwork that your solicitor requires. In the case of leasehold property the legal pack may include a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and associated conveyancing paperwork specific to a leasehold property. You must hand this to the conveyancer instructed by you as soon as possible. You also need to ensure that your finances are organised to complete the transaction on the set completion date.

Are all Geddington Conveyancing Quality Solicitors on the Santander conveyancing panel?

A selection of banks and building societies now use the accreditation scheme as the starting point for Panel membership such as HSBC and Santander. CQS membership however gives no guarantee to lender panel acceptance. That being said,the CML have indicated that it is likely to become a pre-requisite for solicitors wishing to remain on their panels.

Last month we had a mortgage agreed in principle with RBS. Geddington conveyancing lawyers were instructed. How long does it take for RBS to forward the offer to the property lawyer?

Some lenders take longer than others. Have RBS conducted the survey? Have you advised RBS as to your lawyers' details and checked that your lawyers are on the RBS conveyancing panel? Sometimes it can take as long as six weeks for a mortgage offer to be issued.

My partner and I are close to exchanging contracts on the sale of our property in Geddington and the buyers lawyers are claiming that there is a possibility that the property was built land that was not decontaminated. A high street Geddington lawyer would know that there is no such problem. For the life of me I don't know why the buyers used a national conveyancing outfit as opposed to a conveyancing solicitor in Geddington. We have lived in Geddington for three years we know of no issue. Should we contact our local Authority to seek confirmation that there is no issue.

It sounds as though you may have a conveyancing solicitor already. What do they say? You should enquire of your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out life insurance to cover that same ailment)

I purchased my flat on 3 August and my personal details is yet to be registered. Any reason for this? My conveyancing solicitor in Geddington expressed confidence that it should be concluded inside ten days. Are titles in Geddington uniquely lengthy to register?

As far as conveyancing in Geddington registration is no faster or slower than the rest of the country. Rather than based on location, timeframes can differ depending on who lodges the application, whether it is in order and whether the Land registry have to notify any 3rd persons or bodies. Currently in the region of 80% of submission are fully addressed within 12 days but some can be subject to extensive hold-ups. Registration is effected once the new owner has moved in to the property so 'speed' is not usually primary concern yet if it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your solicitor can contact the land registry and explain the circumstances.

Are there any specific advantages to using a high street conveyancing practitioner in Geddington

Home movers in Geddington decide on using a nearby high street solicitor so that they can pop into the lawyer’s offices if they have concerns, and to execute documents without using the Royal Mail.

There is a marginal advantage when selecting a conveyancer nearby to the house you are buying, due to the familiarity of the area and potential local concerns - however this is debatable. Most conveyancers are now online and may be based anywhere.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Geddington regulated by the SRA

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

  • Fl Law Limited, 19 Medlicott Close, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 9NF
  • Crofts, 4 School Lane, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 0DH
  • Isis Legal Ltd, 1a Horsemarket, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 0DG
  • Lamb & Holmes, 2 West Street, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 0AZ
  • Seatons Law Limited, 1 Alexandra Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 1PE

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Geddington

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Geddington practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Leasehold Valuation Tribunal proceedings

  • Fl Law Limited, 19 Medlicott Close, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 9NF
  • Lamb & Holmes, 2 West Street, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 0AZ

Whether you are going through a divorce or separation or simply wish to transfer your property to someone else, transfer of equity conveyancing in Geddington includes some of the following tasks:

  • Taking instructions from parties involved
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Acting on behalf of the bank (where relevant)
  • Agreeing the terms of the transaction
  • Drawing up Transfer or approving the Transfer deed
  • Agreeing adjustments to the the Transfer deed
  • Corresponding with parties concerning the Transfer
  • Agreeing and preparing for completion
  • Receiving and releasing monies to the appropriate parties
  • Completing and submitting to HMRC the correct SDLT forms and payment
  • Registering the change in ownership and the mortgage (where applicable) at the HM Land Registry.

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

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