I am in the market for a low cost conveyancer. Should I go for for a nationwide conveyancer rather than a family Stockwood conveyancing solicitor?
Stockwood is a special area, where neighbourhood knowledge helps. The laid-back lifestyle is great – just not for your house move. The conveyancers that we recommend host exhaustive Stockwood know how with a positive, hands-onapproach that helps everything runs smoothly. It is a distinct advantage where they benefit from long term relationships with mortgage brokers, local authorities, surveyors and other Stockwood conveyancing practices
Why do I have to pay up front for my conveyancing in Stockwood?
Where you are retaining lawyers for conveyancing in Stockwood your solicitor will request that you put them with monies to cover the search fees. This will be the total of the cost of the conveyancing searches. If any deposit is payable against the purchase price then this will be needed immediately in advance of exchange of contracts. The final balance that is needed will be payable shortly before completion.
My brother-in-law has suggested I instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Stockwood. I I would like to check whether they are accepted on the Bank of Ireland approved list of lawyers. Could you assist?
The first thing to do is contact the lawyer and enquire whether they are on the lender panel. Alternatively you should call Bank of Ireland who may be able to help.
I have recentlybeen informed that Arc property Solicitors have closed. They carried out my conveyancing in Stockwood for a purchase of a leasehold apartment 18 months ago. How can I be sure that the property is registered correctly in the name of the previous owner?
The quickest method to see if the premises is in your name, 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 Stockwood conveyancing specialists.
I am buying a new build flat in Stockwood. Conveyancing is necessary evil 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 conveyancing.
Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Stockwood
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? There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. The Landlord must covenant to assume the management if the Management Company goes into liquidation or otherwise defaults in running the management scheme.
I am thinking of appointing a conveyancing solicitor in Stockwood for my home move. Is it possible to see a solicitor's complaints history with the legal regulator?
Members of the public may see published Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) decisions stemming from inquisitions from 2008 onwards. Visit Check a solicitor's record. To find details about the period before 1 January 2008, or to check a solicitors history, phone 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 any week day save for Tuesday when lines open at 9.30am. For callers outside the UK, use +44 (0)121 329 6800. The regulator sometimes recorded call for training reasons.