conveyancing

13/01/2017 0 comments 609 views

The basic premise when purchasing a property is “caveat emptor” – buyer beware which means the onus is on the buyer to make searches and raise enquiries.  It is essential...
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21/12/2016 0 comments 935 views

What is a Conservation Area? A conservation area is an area where Planning Officials consider that special care must be taken to ensure the unique qualities and appearance of an...
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21/12/2016 0 comments 958 views

What is the difference between a ‘Freehold’ and ‘Leasehold’ property? During the conveyancing process, whether you are selling or buying, it will need to be established whether the property is...
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03/11/2016 0 comments 700 views

When clients purchase their new home they often assume that their new property is their own and they are free to modify and change their property as much as they...
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30/06/2016 0 comments 524 views

What is the Local Authority Search - when buying a property? The ‘local search’ or ‘the Local Authority Search’ is essential in every purchase transaction – it ensures that there...
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30/06/2016 0 comments 622 views

If you are a cash buyer and do not need a mortgage to purchase the property, then you are not required to do every single one of the searches that...
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30/06/2016 0 comments 625 views

What searches do I need when buying a house? These are the property searches that are normally carried out: Local Authority search – to obtain a variety of information from...
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29/06/2016 0 comments 709 views

Buying a Property - What are ‘searches’? When buying a property, the searches are a set of standard enquiries that we raise with a particular authority. For example, the local...
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04/05/2016 0 comments 1097 views

Selling a property - documents you need to sign What do I have to sign? You will have to sign the contract and the transfer deed (TR1) What is the...
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04/05/2016 0 comments 1222 views

Selling a Property - Where are my title deeds? So what are title deeds, where are they kept and do you actually need them?   What are title deeds? Title...
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