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Reasons to use our Abridge conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Over the years Abridge lawyer have established valuable working relationships with Abridge local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of handling your house sale or purchase in Abridge.
  • 2 Cut price packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these organisations are often based hundreds of miles away with limited appreciation of the factors that affect property transactions in Abridge
  • 3 Abridge property lawyers have a crucial edge when it comes to Abridge conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that can impact your home move
  • 4 Our site is the only site that enables you the ability to ensure that your property ownership legalities in Abridge will be conducted by a property lawyer on your lender’s approved panel.
  • 5 The Abridge conveyancing firms that we work with are dedicated to supplying value for money, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and remortgagors in Abridge

Examples of recent conveyancing in Abridge since December 2023*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Abridge

My best friend’s uncle is a conveyancer. I suspect that I will receive preferential fee for conveyancing, but if not, what kind of fees would I typically be looking at for conveyancing in Abridge?

Do contrast pricing. Do use our search tool on this site. You will notice that fees seem to be different but the service one can expect are distinct between conveyancers as is the case with most professions.

Do the conveyancing solicitors via your comparison service handle conveyancing in Abridge by way of an attended exchange?

We do have a number of conveyancing specialists who can conduct personalised exchanges. You should e-mail us to obtain a fee calculation and details as to dates.

I have 70 years left on my lease and require a lease extension for my apartment in Abridge. Conveyancing solicitors on the Platform panel can deal with such extensions correct?

Most leasehold conveyancing experts should be able to deal with a lease extension. if you are obtaining a mortgage then your lender may insist that the lease be extended before competition. Platform have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 4/3/2024 the requirements read as follows :

Minimum 85 years unexpired from completion, except where the mortgage application is pursuant to Platform's participation in the Government's Help to Buy Shared Equity scheme, in which case (a) the unexpired lease term must not be less than 250 years for new-build houses and not less than 125 years for new-build flats and (b) ground rent must be reasonable at all times and any escalation must be linked to RPI (Retail Price Index) or a similar index.

What will a local search reveal regarding the property my wife and I purchasing in Abridge?

Abridge conveyancing often starts with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search organisations for instance Onsearch The local search is essential in every Abridge conveyancing purchase; as long as you wish to avoid any nasty surprises after you move into your new home. The search will reveal information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications applicable to the property (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of 13 topic sections.

I opted to have a survey carried out on a house in Abridge in advance of instructing lawyers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold overhang to the property. Our surveyor has said that some lenders tend not grant a mortgage on this type of house.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Lloyds has different requirements for example to Birmingham Midshires. If you e-mail us we can look into this further with the appropriate mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Abridge. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Abridge to see if the conveyancing will be more expensive.

Should I be concerned that third parties that I am dealing with are recommending an internet conveyancing firm rather than a High Street Abridge conveyancing practice?

As is the case with lots of professional services, often suggestions from relatives can be most helpful. Nevertheless there are many players in a conveyancing transaction; estate agents, mortgage brokers and lenders may recommend conveyancers to appoint. On occasion these lawyers might be known to one of the organisations as being good in their field, but occasionally there is an underlying financial incentive behind the endorsement. You are at liberty to select your own lawyer. Don't forget that most lenders operate an approved list of conveyancers you have to use for the lender aspect of your conveyancing.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Abridge regulated by the SRA

It is important to note that the listed firms do not limit their work for conveyancing in Abridge but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.

  • Hunter Price Kahn Limited, Grangewood House, 43 Oakwood Hill, Loughton, Essex, IG10 3TZ
  • Kim Betts & Co, 231a High Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 1AD
  • Silverman Peake Llp, 66 Fairview Drive, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6HS
  • Taylors Legal, 184 Manor Road, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 5PZ
  • Stapley & Co, 141a High Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 4LT

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Abridge regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Abridge with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Abridge. This may include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • Hunter Price Kahn Limited, Grangewood House, 43 Oakwood Hill, Loughton, Essex, IG10 3TZ
  • Kim Betts & Co, 231a High Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 1AD
  • Silverman Peake Llp, 66 Fairview Drive, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6HS
  • Taylors Legal, 184 Manor Road, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 5PZ
  • Stapley & Co, 141a High Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 4LT

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Abridge regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Abridge but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Verbatim Property Lawyers Ltd, 455 High Road, IG8 0XE
  • Alex Symeon Limited, 95A Beamish Close, CM16 6JW
  • Suriya & Douglas, Suite B, 7th Floor, Charter House, IG1 1UF

*Source acknowledgement: House price data produced by Land Registry as well data supplied by Lexsure Ltd.

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