When agreeing to take ownership or a lease of property, community organisations will want to know exactly what it is they are taking on and whether or not the property is fit for the community’s intended use. They will also want to know what obligations come with ownership, as such obligations that have financial and human resource implications.
It is recommended that those buying any property have the title examined by a qualified legal professional. A non-exhaustive list of some of the things they should look into on your behalf is available below. As the client you should be aware of them, ensure they have been checked over and take into account any implications of the findings.