My fiance’s brother is a conveyancing practitioner. I hope that I will be offered mate’s fee for conveyancing, However if that does not come materialise, what kind of fees should I be paying for conveyancing in Upper Walthamstow?
You should compare pricing. Do use our search tool on this site. Whilst prices will vary but service levels do are distinct between law firms as is true with most professions.
My lawyer has discovered a a problem with the lease for the flat we are buying in Upper Walthamstow. The seller’s lawyers have offered defective title insurance as a solution. We are content with insurance and will pay for it. Our conveyancer says that he must be satisfied that the lender is happy with this solution. Are we the client or is the lender?
Notwithstanding that you have a mortgage offer from the lender does not mean to say that the property will meet their provisions for the purposes of a mortgage. Your lawyer has to ensure that the lease has to comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook requirements. You and the mortgage company are the client. The appropriate lender conditions have to be complied with.
My Conveyancer in Upper Walthamstow is not listed on the National Westminster Bank Solicitor Panel. Can I still retain my family solicitor notwithstanding that they are excluded from the National Westminster Bank panel?
The limited options open to you here include:
- Carry on with your existing Upper Walthamstow solicitors but National Westminster Bank will need to use a conveyancer on their panel. This will result in additional total legal charges as well as result in delays.
- Get an alternative practitioner to act in the conveyancing, not forgetting to check they are National Westminster Bank approved.
- Try to convince your National Westminster Bank solicitor to try to join the National Westminster Bank panel
I opted to have a survey carried out on a house in Upper Walthamstow in advance of retaining solicitors. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold overhang to the house. My surveyor has said that some lenders may refuse to grant a loan on a flying freehold house.
It depends who your proposed lender is. Lloyds has different requirements for example to Birmingham Midshires. Should you wish to telephone us we can check with the appropriate mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Upper Walthamstow. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Upper Walthamstow especially if they are accustomed to such properties in Upper Walthamstow.
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I need to instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Upper Walthamstow for my home move. Is there any facility to review a solicitor's complaints history with the legal regulator?
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