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    Lease extension - how much longer!

    Hi all,

    Purchasing a flat at the moment. It comes with a new lease. The new lease was sorted out back in Autumn last year. Everything is in place for us to exchange apart from a wait for the landlord/freeholder to confirm that he has signed the new lease.

    How much longer will this take...are we being held up by a process with the land registry or something or is it simply a case of waiting for someone to put pen to paper?

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    Your conveyancing solicitor should be asking the seller's solicitor what is the progress on lease extension or explain what is the hold-up ?


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