Residential property factsheets
Whether this is your first time or you have been through it before, we hope these factsheets will help guide you through the conveyancing process when buying or selling your house.
- Buying and selling houses: what’s it all about?
This booklet will clarify what you need to do and think about when buying and selling a property.
- Glossary of terms
The conveyancing process is unfortunately full of legal jargon, so we have produced this factsheet to help you if you come across something you do not understand.
- Buying in joint names
If you are buying a property with one or more other people, each of you will be a co-owner. As such, you have a decision to make together as to how your ownership is shared between you. You can either hold the property as ‘joint tenants’ or as ‘tenants in common’. This factsheet will help you to work out which option is right for you.
When taking on a new mortgage, you need to be certain you understand the implications This factsheet will highlight things you need to think about.