Residential Conveyancing

16/02/2016 0 comments 1703 views

Question: I am buying a leasehold property and my Solicitor has asked the seller for a retention for service charge.  I am not sure why.  Please help. Answer:  This will...
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29/01/2016 0 comments 1718 views

What is the difference between a mortgage valuation and a survey? It can be difficult to differentiate between the lender’s mortgage valuation report and a survey report. What is a...
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Why should I get a survey done? So you’ve had your offer accepted on a house or flat – what next?  Well you may wish to consider getting a survey...
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27/01/2016 0 comments 796 views

Certified documents What is a certified document? A certified copy is a duplicate of a document which a person who of professional standing has noted that is a genuine copy...
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Why do we need ID documents? A common question we are asked is why we need evidence of your identity and proof of your address and which documents we accept...
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22/12/2015 0 comments 954 views

What does ‘ completion ’ mean? Completion is the stage of the conveyancing process at which the house you have worked hard to secure legally becomes yours. It is the...
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22/12/2015 0 comments 1090 views

What is exchange of contracts? Until contracts are exchanged, neither the buyer nor seller have any legal obligation to go ahead to buy or sell the property. It is the...
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22/12/2015 0 comments 899 views

What is Conveyancing? Conveyancing is the legal process of transferring ownership of a property from a seller to a buyer.  It is the term used to refer to the process...
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