Mortgage lenders are pursuing a more pro-active approach to managing their residential conveyancing panels, including removing some firms. We continue to work on behalf of firms by maintaining a regular and constructive dialogue with individual lenders and the Council of Mortgage Lenders.
Details of the latest Law Society activity
Following our recent discussions, Santander has agreed to adopt a more flexible approach to the 31 March deadline. Read our full statement.
Other news related to lenders' conveyancing panels
The Conveyancing Quality Scheme will provide a recognised quality standard for residential conveyancing practices.
The Conveyancing and Land Law Committee is part of our Legal Affairs and Policy Board.
It reviews and promotes improvements in all branches of land law, conveyancing procedure and other related matters.
It also develops and implements a strategy to help the profession to adapt to anticipated changes in the conveyancing market and to promote solicitors as the leading providers of quality conveyancing services.
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