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Leeds Building Society Certificate of Title Migration

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LMS and Leeds Building Society are committed to working together to support an efficient conveyancing journey. We are pleased to announce the launch of our Electronic Certificate of Title Service for Leeds Building Society, commencing 03 August 2020. To ensure a successful migration to this service and continued membership, key documentation must be accepted by […]

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Leeds Building Society Certificate of Title Migration


LMS and Leeds Building Society are committed to working together to support an efficient conveyancing journey. We are pleased to announce the launch of our Electronic Certificate of Title Service for Leeds Building Society, commencing 03 August 2020. To ensure a successful migration to this service and continued membership, key… Read More

LMS Post Completion Service Update July 2020


Due to restricted access for applications lodged with Land Registry, LMS had previously suspended all post completion chasing activity across all UK Jurisdictions. Whilst this temporary suspension remained under constant review, following recent discussions with Land Registry regarding their capacity to resume normal service, LMS have restarted the post completion… Read More

Notification of Changes to the Mortgage Details for Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest


Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest value your feedback and understand that a change to the mortgage details (i.e. loan amount/customer name), may be required to progress a transaction. When an amendment is applied by Royal Bank of Scotland or NatWest, notification is issued by LMS to confirm the ‘Mortgage… Read More

HSBC UK Smart COT Solution


HSBC are pleased to announce the introduction of their new Smart COT service. The information below is supported by further information on the Smart COT document and via the HSBC FAQ’s page of LMS Conveyancer Zone. The new HSBC Smart COT service is designed to improve HSBC’s processing of submitted… Read More

Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank Panel – Update


The LMS portal for applications to join the Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banking Group is open. The Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank panel will be separate from the Virgin Money panel and remains free to join. Your Panel Link Membership Manager can view the acceptance criteria and apply on behalf of… Read More

LMS Post Completion Service Update


Due to restricted access on applications lodged with Land Registry’s (closure in Scotland and NI) in England & Wales and the focus on priority services by Land Registry, LMS have suspended all post completion chasing activity across all UK jurisdictions. It remains a requirement that firms continue to comply with… Read More

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HM Land Registry Update


HM Land Registry facilitated a discussion opportunity on Friday 17 April that included various main sectors and the current challenges facing the industry. Please refer to HMLR’s COVID-19 published guidance on GOV.UK for the high-level position and latest updates. Read More

LMS Post Completion Update


Following the suspension of post completion chasing activity in Scotland and Northern Ireland, LMS have sought additional guidance from our Lending Clients regarding the continuation of this activity in England and Wales. As a result of restricted access on applications lodged with Land Registry’s (closure in Scotland and NI) in… Read More

Leeds Building Society Update on Northern Irish Transactions


For all Northern Ireland completions, Leeds Building Society require; • The solicitor to confirm in each case that there is a Priority Search in registered with the Land Registry at the date of the Completion. • For purchase cases, confirmation that the customer is able to move in line with… Read More

Tesco Bank Panel – Update


Further to our previous communication March 2020 regarding Tesco Bank Panel. LMS will begin the process of concluding all Tesco Bank Panel memberships from 9 April 2020. All case related queries should be referred to Tesco Bank directly; •  If a firm exchange and completion date has been agreed, then… Read More