FAQs for the Melton Mowbray Building Society Solicitor Panel
from members of the public
My mortgage broker has has requested my lawyer’ panel member for the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel. How do I discover this. I have tried my local Melton Mowbray Building Society branch but they don't know it.
You are best placed to get this information from your conveyancing lawyer. They should have a central record lender panel numbers including the Melton Mowbray Building Society panel reference.
My god-son is buying a newly built flat with a home loan from Melton Mowbray Building Society. His conveyancer has advised him of a delay in receiving the ‘Disclosure of Incentive Form’. What is this document - I have never come across this before?
The document is intended to provide information to the main parties engaged in the purchase. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel as a standard part of the process, and to the surveyor when asked.
The Developer will be required to start the process by downloading the form and completing it.
The form will therefore need to be available for the valuer at the time of his or her site visit. The form should be sent to the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.
I am looking to buy a house and need a conveyancing solicitor in Birmingham who is on the Melton Mowbray Building Society solicitor. Can you recommend a local firm?
Our service is a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Melton Mowbray Building Society . We don’t recommend any particular firm.
I am selling my house. Does my solicitor have to be on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel in order to deal with paying off my mortgage?
Ordinarily, even if your lawyer is not on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel they can still act for you on your sale. it might be that the lender will not release the original deeds (if applicable and increasingly irrelevant) until after the mortgage is paid off. You should speak to your lawyer directly before you start the process though to ensure that there is no problem as lenders are changing their requirements fairly frequently at the moment.
I'm in the throws of viewing flats and now considering a potential offer. Should I already have a conveyancer appointed at this stage? I I am planning to take a home loan with Melton Mowbray Building Society
It would be sensible to have your start your search soon rather than later. Once you decide who you want to use and once your offer is accepted you can instruct them to work for you and pass their details on the the estate agent. As you are getting a mortgage with Melton Mowbray Building Society , make sure you remember to check that your lawyer is on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel.
I have a mortgage with Melton Mowbray Building Society. My grandfather has just retired and wants to pay off the mortgage left on the property. After Melton Mowbray Building Society is paid, I want to transfer the property to my mother's name; How long does the process take? Do we need two separate solicitors on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel? I do not intend to live at the property once the Melton Mowbray Building Society mortgage is discharged.
will need a solicitor but they need not be on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel.
You will need a solicitor to draw up the transfer and
to deal with the Land Registry formalities. The only thing you need to
consider is that by selling at an undervalue so ask your lawyer about
the implications. There could be an inheritance tax issue if you die
within 7 years of this. As the property is your main residence you need
not pay CGT but you should speak with your accountants in any event.
I have instructed a lawyer having made sure that they are on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel. Does my lawyer arrange the survey of the property?
I've digested plenty of house buying,I note that they all recommend that you should get your house surveyed prior to buying it. When I asked my solicitor - who is on the Melton Mowbray Building Society conveyancing panel - on this she said they don't do this and I need to contract an independent surveyor. is that correct?
Melton Mowbray Building Society will need an independent valuation of the property. Your lawyer will not arrange this. Usually Melton Mowbray Building Society will appoint their own surveyor to do this, and you will have to pay for it. Remember that this is a valuation for mortgage purposes and not a survey.
You may wish to consider appointing your own surveyor to carry out a survey or prepare a home buyers report on the property. It is up to you to satisfy yourself that the property is structurally sound before you buy it. If the survey or report reveals that building work is needed, you should tell your solicitor. You may wish to renegotiate with the seller.
Your lawyer will not organise the survey but they may be able to put you in touch with a local one that they recommend. RICS offers a find a surveyor service (just google it) where you can search for a qualified surveyor by postcode. As you are getting a mortgage with Melton Mowbray Building Society you could contact your them to see if they have a list of approved surveyors.