Department: Conveyancing and Property
What should be included in a conveyancing quote?
A conveyancing quote should include all legal and administrative fees, plus fees payable to third parties.Conveyancing and Property
4 essential tips for first-time buyers
There are four things that all first-time buyers need to do...Conveyancing and Property
Do you need a property solicitor to buy a house?
Technically you are under no obligation to use a solicitor.Conveyancing and Property
What is the average time it takes to complete a sale and purchase?
A usual conveyancing transaction takes around eight to 12 weeks on average.Conveyancing and Property
How long are mortgage offers valid for?
Mortgage offers are usually valid for six months but with some lenders it can be as little as three months, so make sure you check carefully,Conveyancing and Property
Can a lender withdraw a mortgage offer once they have issued it?
Yes, a mortgage offer is not legally binding and a lender can withdraw an offer at any time.Conveyancing and Property
How does equity release work?
Equity release enables homeowners who are aged 55 or over to release tax-free cash from the value of their home so that they can use the moneyConveyancing and Property
What is a transfer of equity?
Transfer of equity is when you add or remove people to or from the title of a property, effectively altering its ownership. This might be done