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Princes Risborough Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 90% freehold and 10% leasehold conveyancing in Princes Risborough for this year to date
  • 2 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing cases in Princes Risborough with service charge retention of 5%
  • 3 Percentage of cases in Princes Risborough that are buy to let is 5%
  • 4 The most common indemnity insurance policies for Princes Risborough conveyancing is Lack of Planning Permission
  • 5 Average time frame of 39 days for registration of title in Princes Risborough

Examples of recent conveyancing in Princes Risborough since June 2022*

Sale

of apartment Malthouse Square HP27 9AZ, at purchase consideration of £240,000. Leasehold conveyancing included: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, obtaining official copies of the title

Disposal

of semi residence, New Road, HP27 0JN completing on 28/06/2022 at a price of £595,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, preparing statement detailing charges

Transfer

of semi property, Poppy Road, HP27 9DB completing on 30/06/2022 at a price of £385,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, obtaining official copies of the title

Sale

of house premises, Eastfield Road, HP27 0HZ completing on 24/06/2022 at a price of £430,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, sending title deeds and executed transfer to buyer’s solicitor

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Princes Risborough

My son-in-law is about to exchange on a new build apartment in Princes Risborough with a home loan from Barclays. His lawyer has advised him of a delay in completing the ‘Disclosure of Incentive Form’. What is this document - I have never come across this before?

The form is intended to provide information to the main parties involved in the transaction. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the Barclays conveyancing panel as a standard part of the process, and to the surveyor when requested. The developer will be required to start the process by downloading the form and completing it. The form will therefore need to be available for the valuer at the time of his or her site visit. The form should be sent to the Barclays conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.

Finally the sale completed on my house in Princes Risborough last December yet the purchaser is e-mailing me to moan that his conveyancer needs to hear from mylawyer. What should have happened now that I have sold?

Post completion of your sale your lawyer should send the transfer deeds and all supplemental paperwork to the buyer’s lawyers. Where relevant, your solicitor must also send confirmation that the home loan has been paid off to the buyers conveyancers. There are no post completion formalities peculiar conveyancing in Princes Risborough.

Do the Building Society Association intend to launch a searchable register to list practices on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel for instance in Princes Risborough?

We are not aware of any intention on the part of the BSA to develop such a tool.

I just acquired a flat at auction in Princes Risborough. Conveyancing is required. What are my next steps?

Given that you have now legally bound yourself to purchase you should appoint a conveyancing practitioner as a matter of priority as you now have a tight deadline in which to complete the conveyancing. An auction property will have a corresponding legal set of papers. This will likely include the copy title deeds, local authority and drainage searches. In the case of leasehold property the conveyancing papers may provide a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and associated conveyancing paperwork relating to a leasehold property. You need to hand this to the lawyer instructed by you ASAP. Do make sure that your finances are organised to complete the transaction on the set completion date.

I am buying a property in Princes Risborough. An unusual aspect is that the roof has a solar panel. Solicitors conducting should look into this right? Will my lender Virgin Money be concerned?

As you are obtaining a mortgage with Virgin Money your lawyer must follow the conveyancing requirements contained in Part 2 of UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook for Virgin Money. The CML Handbook includes minimum requirements for solar panel roof-space leases, and conveyancing practitioners are required to report to Virgin Money where a lease fails to meet these conditions. The specifications relate to the installation of panels on properties countrywide and is not restricted to Princes Risborough.

Co-operative have agreed my home loan in principle, my bid on a property in Princes Risborough has been agreed to, what are the next steps?

Your property agent will want to know who your solicitors are (be sure the conveyancers are on the lender’s approved list). Call up Co-operative or the financial adviser and finish off any appropriate forms. Co-operative will sellect a valuer who will get in contact with the selling agent or owners to arrange a time for the valuation to occur. Once carried out (assuming no problems) it takes on average a fortnight to get a mortgage offer. Co-operative will issue the offer to you and your lawyers. The transaction will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Princes Risborough.

My business partner and I are intending to lease a unit on the high street. Can you recommend lawyers offering fixed fees for non-domestic conveyancing in Princes Risborough for below 1500k?

We are happy to recommend firms who have an in-depth of experience of commercial conveyancing in Princes Risborough, including the sale and purchase of businesses as well as simply premises. Whether you are looking to acquire or lease a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit or a whole business we can put you in touch with the right lawyer. Regarding the fees this will depend on the structure and terms of the deal. Let us have your details or telephone so as to enable us to supply you with a detailed commercial conveyancing quote.

I need to retain a conveyancing solicitor for residential conveyancing in Princes Risborough. I happened to land on a site which appears to be the ideal offering If there is a chance to get all formalities done via web that would be ideal. Do I need to 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?

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Princes Risborough

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Princes Risborough specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • Regler & Company, 51 High Street, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, OX39 4DJ
  • Dc Kaye Solicitors Limited, Old Bank Chambers, 2 Wycombe Road, Prestwood, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, HP16 0PW
  • Stuart Fantham & Company, 12 High Street, Wendover, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 6EA
  • Benhamlaw Limited, The Sanderum Centre, 30a Upper High Street, Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 3EX

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Princes Risborough regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Princes Risborough specialising in commercial conveyancing in Princes Risborough. This should include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Regler & Company, 51 High Street, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, OX39 4DJ
  • Dc Kaye Solicitors Limited, Old Bank Chambers, 2 Wycombe Road, Prestwood, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, HP16 0PW
  • Stuart Fantham & Company, 12 High Street, Wendover, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 6EA
  • Bignalls, Coombe Farm, Coombe Lane, Naphill, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP14 4QR
  • Benhamlaw Limited, The Sanderum Centre, 30a Upper High Street, Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 3EX

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Princes Risborough?

Licensed Conveyancers specialise in the legalities surrounding acquiring and selling property and cover conveyancing countrywide as well as Princes Risborough. If using a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you should:
  • Have an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a high standard of legal services.
  • Be supplied with your conveyancing dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Be supplied with a high quality 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.
  • Not feel discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the standard 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 you make a complaint.
  • Have a speedy, objective and comprehensive service when making a complaint about your conveyancing in Princes Risborough about your conveyancing in Princes Risborough.

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

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