The Conveyancing Association (CA), the leading trade body for the conveyancing industry, has today (4th July 2019) launched a redrafted Leasehold Template letter for firms to send, along with the Leasehold Property Enquiry Form (LPE1), in order to secure all required information for their leasehold clients within 15 days in a bid to speed up […]
Category: Conveyancing Updates
The Bank of England has asked us to share this message with members. Together with many other countries, the UK payments industry (CHAPS, Faster Payments, Bacs) is moving to the global standard for payments messaging: ISO 20022. This new messaging standard allows a greater amount of data to be sent in a clearly defined and […]
Conveyancing Association member practice, Convey Law, facilitated the first ever electronic e-signature exchange of contracts for a residential property transaction on Thursday the 6th April at 15.59pm. The Conveyancers and their clients at Convey Law used the Bonafidee e-signature facility to sign the contract for both the sale and purchase element of the transaction. The […]
Key changes to the content of the Law Society’s CON29DW will be rolled out across all water authorities by 4th July. We are working closely with the DWSN and will issue further information as it comes in. Conveyancers – you will need to update your case management documents if you specifically mention these points in your reports […]
Changes of heart are behind almost a third of sales that fall through, according to research by CA affiliate member, reallymovingTwo out of every three buyers and sellers have experienced a fall through in the last year Buyers and sellers changing their minds is the leading cause of sales falling t...