Category: Moving House

  • Why Do You Need Conveyancing When Remortgaging?

    Why Do You Need Conveyancing When Remortgaging?

    Why Do You Need Conveyancing When Remortgaging? Remortgaging is when you change the mortgage on your property by moving to a new lender. Whether you are looking for a better mortgage deal, you want to refurbish your home, you have other debts to pay off, or your financial circumstances have otherwise changed, we can provide…

  • The Conveyancing Process – Buying and Selling

    The Conveyancing Process – Buying and Selling

    The process of moving home can seem complex and stressful. We have created these straightforward guides to help you understand the process of buying and/or selling, and prepare you for your future property transaction. The Conveyancing Selling Process You can also download a PDF copy here.   The Conveyancing Buying Process You can also download a…

  • Gifted Deposits and How It Can Affect You.

    Gifted Deposits and How It Can Affect You.

    A gifted deposit is any amount that somebody (usually the bank of Mum or Dad) gives a home buyer towards their deposit or gifts them the entire deposit. More and more people are relying on gifted deposits to get a mortgage, but what does this mean for you? Here at BES Legal Limited, we ask…

  • Japanese Knotweed: What To Do And What Not To Do

    Japanese Knotweed: What To Do And What Not To Do

    Japanese Knotweed is prevalent in many areas of the UK. What should you do if you discover Japanese Knotweed on your property? How do you make sure a property you are buying isn’t affected?  Here are some helpful pointers to make sure you are clear on how to handle this inconvenient invader. What is Japanese…

  • Moving Home Checklist

    Moving Home Checklist

    Moving home is statistically one of the most stressful things you can do in life. We understand moving home can be a stressful and trying time. That’s why we’ve put together a comprehensive moving home checklist. 2 Months Before You Move Obtain a floor plan of your new home and create an inventory. Having a…

  • 10 Legal Terms First-Time Buyers Should Know

    10 Legal Terms First-Time Buyers Should Know

    Buying a property is an exciting time however it can be stressful too, especially when you are a first-time buyer. The number of factors involved in purchasing your first home can feel overwhelming. To ensure important information is understood, it is important that as a first-time buyer, you are familiar with some of the legal…