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What is a management pack in conveyancing terms?

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Posted on May 30, 2018 at 09:51 AM

Are you buying a leasehold property? It’s the responsibility of the seller to provide your conveyancer with a management pack. The Pack, as it’s known, may contain evidence that influences your decision to buy so it’s vital that you see a copy before you complete the purchase. What’s in the Pack? Your management pack will […]

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What are average conveyancing fees?

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Posted on May 25, 2018 at 11:46 AM

Conveyancing is the legal process that transfers the ownership of a property from the seller to the buyer. If the transaction is straightforward, conveyancing can be done yourself but most mortgage companies insist that a qualified solicitor or conveyancer is used. So what are the average fees for conveyancing your home? What is conveyancing? Simply […]

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Should you use estate agents conveyancing?

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Posted on May 22, 2018 at 15:11 PM

One huge question that you need to ask when starting your house buying journey, is that of, should you use your estate agent’s conveyancer? As a buyer you have the option of using the estate agent’s solicitor, or your own chosen conveyancer. So, what should you choose? Below we explore why estate agents prefer you […]

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Should you obtain a draft indemnity policy in conveyancing?

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Posted on May 18, 2018 at 12:33 PM

Is your property purchase currently stuck on a technicality? Then taking out an indemnity policy could be the answer. This type of insurance involves a one-off payment for a policy that then lasts for the life of the property. It offers protection against future problems including action by the local council. But do you need […]

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Should I use the same solicitor for conveyancing and probate?

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Posted on May 15, 2018 at 13:51 PM

Losing a loved one is never easy, and if you’ve been left a property in the will you may wish to dispose of it as quickly as possible. So should you use the same solicitor for both conveyancing and probate? We take a look at some of the ins and outs of this topic… Do […]

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Should I get conveyancing done while waiting for survey report?

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Posted on May 11, 2018 at 11:57 AM

When you’re buying a property, there’s a timeline for what happens from your offer to completion. Once you’ve received a mortgage offer and instructed a solicitor, then the legal process of transferring the property from the buyer to the seller – known as conveyancing – can begin. Start the conveyancing process You can do conveyancing […]

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Should a solicitor find out about nearby developments when conveyancing?

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Posted on May 08, 2018 at 17:12 PM

Imagine buying your dream home and then a factory is built next door – that’s why you need to know about nearby developments before you buy. As part of the conveyancing process, your solicitor will make a series of searches to discover information about your new home so that you can make an informed decision […]

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Is a conveyancer a lawyer?

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Posted on May 03, 2018 at 12:28 PM

Buying a property can be a minefield, and a good solicitor or conveyancer is worth their weight in gold. But are the two terms interchangeable? Licensed conveyancers and solicitors are both able to undertake the legal work involved in buying and selling your house, but there are some important differences between the two that you […]

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How to speed up conveyancing

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Posted on April 23, 2018 at 13:14 PM

One of the most frustrating parts of buying and selling a property is conveyancing. Although the process is much quicker than it used to be, it can often seem as if you’ll never move house. However, if you’re prepared to be proactive then you can speed the process along. Tips for sellers • Forms: The […]

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Can you negotiate conveyancing fees?

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Posted on April 19, 2018 at 11:41 AM

Let’s be honest – everyone loves a bargain these days, and if you’re about to buy a new home, every penny counts. You may be wondering where you can cut costs, and you might be surprised to hear that the conveyancing process is one where you don’t have to pay top dollar to get top […]

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