Solicitor Blog: Conveyancing - why you need to use a specialist Shared Ownership legal firm
Thursday 13th July 2017
- Shared ownership leases contain many provisions that you won’t find in other leases, mortgages have to be approved by the Housing Association and lenders have more detailed requirements.
- Equity Loan schemes have complex procedures and require the solicitor to liaise with the Help to Buy Agent as well as the Developer / Housing Association and their solicitors.
- Discount Purchase price schemes are not acceptable to many lenders and are not well understood even by those who do lend on them, so require careful handling, yet are so new that very few solicitors will have dealt with them before
13th July 2017
Our latest Solicitor Blog comes from Andrew Theoff, Partner at Shared Ownership Solictors Direction Law. Andrew explain why you will need to use a specialist legal firm with experience in Shared Ownership when you are ready to make a purchase.
3rd July 2017
Read our latest Guest Blog from Humphreys & Co. Solicitors. In this blog, Humphreys & Co. break down the legal process involved in purchasing a Shared Ownership property into 3 steps.
21st June 2017
Are you a shared owner, in London, and looking to make your next move? Then Southern Home Ownership may have the answer!
Since you first bought your shared ownership home, life may have changed. For some it’s the need more space due to a growing family or new partner moving in, or it could be a job relocation to a less central part of London, and for others it could quite simply be the want of a change of scenery. Homes in London are ever increasingly expensive and for many, shared ownership is still the only way you can afford a home in the City. Read on
16th June 2017
As this is our first blog in conjunction with our partners at Share to Buy I felt it only right to introduce ourselves and how we work. My name is Matt Johnson and along with Daniel Mills, one of the partners at our firm, we head up the teams in the Shared Ownership department here at AJLO.