We totally understand that you want to minimise your upfront costs when going to auction, but at the same time, it's important to know everything about that very large purchase you are considering making.
The cost of checking legal packs can be quite prohibitive with many firms, hence we have come up with a very reasonable fee for providing this service. It's a small price to pay for peace of mind.
Our conveyancing costs are very reasonable too, should you go on to buy the property. Just tell the conveyancer dealing with your pack that you have secured the property and wish to proceed.
When a property is sold at auction, it is usual for a legal pack to be prepared by the seller's solicitors. There is no legal requirement for the vendor to produce a pack, but it is highly recommended that you focus your attention on properties where such a pack is available, and that you have the documentation inspected thoroughly by a solicitor/conveyancer prior to auction day.
You will normally find the packs on the auction website via the property details page, or a hard copy will usually be available in the auction room.
A pack will typically consist of the following:
This website is owned by and forms a part of the business conducted by Value Conveyancer Ltd, company registration number 09221971. We are partnered with LPL (a trading name of Read Roper & Read Solicitors) who have been awarded the Law Society's Conveyancing Quality Scheme accreditation. More information can be found here.