Purchase of leasehold abode : Canterbury, Kent, CT1 - Conveyancing in Canterbury - exchanged

In July 2008 our licensed conveyancing Canterbury team were retained on the purchase conveyancing for a 125 year leasehold for a abode valued at around £195, 000. 00 located at Canterbury, Kent, CT1. This property is in the local authority of Canterbury Council.

Detailed enquiries were sent within the same day of receiving conveyancing documentation (including Land Registry Documentation). The Land Registry Office Copies supplied revealed that the registered proprietors had owned the property for less than five years and as such there was a danger that the transfer of the property to the seller could be set aside if it was established that the property within that five year period was a Transfer at Undervalue.

The Land Registry documentation revealed that the property was subject to restrictions/rights/covenants as set out in a transfer dated 23/10/2003. It was important that we check with the registered proprietors property conveyancer that the aforementioned restrictions/covenants etc. had been fully complied with. Our conveyancing Canterbury team obtained the landlords consent to assign the lease. The managing agent is Nunnery Fields (Management No 1) Limited.

Dawn Thomas was the property lawyer in charge of conveyancing in Canterbury, Kent, South East England. The estate agent's particulars of sale detailing the registered proprietors property conveyancer was obtained shortly before receiving the conveyancing documentation. The estate agent was the Halifax Estate Agents branch covering Canterbury. The seller's conveyancing solicitor who cover conveyancing in Canterbury was Lowes Solicitors - DX 7204 Rainham. Kent, South East England, Canterbury - Conveyancing - leasehold : Canterbury