Finally, a loan agreement from Santander for the remortgage of my 2 bedroom flat is expected within the next few days. Can you suggest a cheap conveyancing lawyer in Sidcup?
You have arrived at the wrong site to search for the cheapest conveyancing solicitors in Sidcup. Our goal is to offer value for money conveyancing but our intention is not to work with the cheapest lawyers. Do not be swayed by companies teasing you with £99 conveyancing in Sidcup. At best, in being led by cheap conveyancing, you will receive what you pay for and at worst it will result in you being stung for extras and still not receive the service required.
I have a decision in principle. The bank mentioned the mortgage came with free conveyancing. Is the implication that I have to instruct their panel conveyancer as I would prefer to appoint a high street conveyancing solicitor in Sidcup?
You should check but the the likelihood is that allocate you one of their panel conveyancers where you take up the "fee-free" offer. Call the mortgage company and explore if they allow a monetary alternative. Some mortgage companies have previously offered a £250 cashback as an alternative in which case you could put that amount towards the cost for your conveyancing solicitor near Sidcup.
Will commercial conveyancing searches reveal impending roadworks that could impact a commercial property in Sidcup?
Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in Sidcup will order a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers invest in looking into accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Sidcup. The search result provides definitive information on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Sidcup.
For each commercial conveyancing transaction in Sidcup it is critical to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately could cause delays to Sidcup commercial conveyancing transactions as well as pose a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not conducted for residential conveyancing in Sidcup.
Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Sidcup. Conveyancing is daunting at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build legal work.
Here are examples of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Sidcup
There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. Please confirm the Lease plans are surveyor prepared. Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? If there are lifts in the building, please confirm that the owners of flats on the ground and basement floors will not be required to contribute towards the cost of maintenance and renewal. Please supply a car parking plan.
I have been on the look out for a leasehold apartment up to £245,000 and found one round the corner in Sidcup I like with a park and transport links in the vicinity, however it only has 61 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Sidcup suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake buying a lease with such few years left?
Should you need a home loan the remaining unexpired lease term will be problematic. Reduce the price by the anticipated lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing owner has owned the property for a minimum of twenty four months you could ask them to start the process of the extension and then assign it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing lawyer concerning this matter.
Having checked my lease I have discovered that there are only 62 years unexpired on my lease in Sidcup. I now want to get lease extension but my freeholder is missing. What options are available to me?
On the basis that you qualify, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can apply to the County Court for an order to dispense with the service of the initial notice. This will mean that your lease can be lengthened by the magistrate. You will be obliged to prove that you or your lawyers have done all that could be expected to track down the landlord. For most situations an enquiry agent may be helpful to conduct investigations and to produce a report to be used as evidence that the freeholder is indeed missing. It is wise to seek advice from a conveyancer in relation to investigating the landlord’s disappearance and the application to the County Court overseeing Sidcup.
I have given up seeking a lease extension in Sidcup. Can the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal adjudicate on premiums?
Absolutely. We are happy to put you in touch with a Sidcup conveyancing firm who can help.
An example of a Lease Extension case for a Sidcup premises is 103a Footscray Road in January 2014. The tribunal determines that the premium payable for the extended lease should be £34,500 according to the expert witness valuation calculation This case was in relation to 1 flat.