Much to our surprise we have been informed by our broker that my South Woodham Ferrers lawyer is not on the bank Solicitor panel. What can I do to be certain if this is indeed the case?
Your first step should be to contact your South Woodham Ferrers lawyer directly. You lawyer should notify you of the situation. Where they are not on the panel they may be able to suggest a South Woodham Ferrers conveyancing practice that is on the conveyancing panel for your lender.
My god-son is buying a house that has just been built in South Woodham Ferrers with a home loan from Lloyds. His solicitor has said that there is a delay in completing the ‘Disclosure of Incentive Form’. This document is news to me - what is it and who needs sight of it?
The document is intended to provide information to the main parties engaged in the purchase. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the Lloyds conveyancing panel as a standard part of the process, and to the valuer 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 Lloyds conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.
Why is leasehold purchase conveyancing in South Woodham Ferrers is more expensive?
South Woodham Ferrers leasehold conveyancing transactions usually involve additional investigations than freeholds including investigating the Lease, liaising with the Landlord such as serving applicable notices on the Landlord or managing agent, obtaining up-to-date service charge and management information, obtaining Landlord’s consents and reviewing management accounts and formation documents.
Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly picked up during conveyancing in South Woodham Ferrers?
Restrictive covenants can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in South Woodham Ferrers. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’
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My lawyers in South Woodham Ferrers have advised me that no longer have my conveyancing file. At the time of my purchase I took out a mortgage with the bank. Is it case that being on the mortgage company conveyancing panel they need to have retained the file for a number of years?
It very much depends from lender to lender but many of the Terms and Conditions of Conveyancing Panel Appointment require the file to be held for a period of 6 years. That being said we have not seen a copy of the lender Conveyancing Panel Terms. It might be worth you contacting the bank directly.