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5 reasons to use our service to assist you select a high street conveyancing solicitor in Addiscombe

  • 1 Addiscombe property lawyers have a significant advantage when it comes to Addiscombe conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that can impact your sale or purchase
  • 2 Addiscombe lawyers work in conjunction with Addiscombe estate agents, property finders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that a quality service is offered to buyers and sellers every step of the way, never losing sight of the time-critical nature behind your conveyancing transaction
  • 3 The hallmark of our conveyancing solicitors in Addiscombe is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by national chain estate agents) often falls short of the high standards of professionalism you will expect.
  • 4 Retaining the services of a a family Solicitor in the main means that you will receive a more bespoke service. When using a large conveyancing firm, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who check what is happening on the file by reading from their computer screens.
  • 5 Notwithstanding what alternative companies tell you it could be important to pop into your lawyer to execute contracts. Too many 3rd parties are already with an interest in a house sale without needing to add the postman into the equation.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Addiscombe since December 2018*

Sale

of terraced residence, Blackhorse Lane, CR0 6RS completing on 10/12/2018 at a price of £460,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, setting up the completion formalities

Sale

of house property, Shirley Road, CR0 7EQ completing on 14/12/2018 at a price of £500,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, agreeing completion date with parties

Conveyance

of flat Adams Way CR0 6XL, purchased for £255,000. Leasehold conveyancing investigations included: sending the transfer to the seller for signature in readiness for completion, ordering official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Sale

of detached residence property, Dartnell Road, CR0 6JB completing on 12/12/2018 at a price of £307,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, agreeing completion date with parties

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Addiscombe

My mortgage broker requires my Addiscombe lawyer’ panel reference for the HSBC conveyancing panel. What is the best way to obtain this. I have contacted my local Addiscombe office but they don't know it.

The sensible thing to do is ask for this information from your Addiscombe lawyer . They keep a central record lender panel numbers.

My aunt passed away 10 months ago and as sole heir and executor I was left the property in Addiscombe. The house had a small mortgage remaining of approximately £4500. I want to have the title changed into my name whilst I re-mortgage to RBS, pay off the mortgage. Is this possible?

Where you plan to refinance then RBS will require that you use a conveyancer on the RBS conveyancing panel. Here is link to the Land Registry online guidance around what to do when a property owner dies. This will help you to understand the registration process behind changing the details re the registered title. in your case it would appear that you are effectively purchasing the property from the estate. Your RBS conveyancing panel solicitor pays the new mortgage money into the estate, the estate pays off the old mortgage, the charge is released and you become the owner and the RBS mortgage is registered as a charge at the Land Registry.

Do I choose a Licenced Conveyancer or Solicitor for conveyancing in Addiscombe?

Two types of professional can do conveyancing in Addiscombe namely licenced conveyancers or solicitors. The two can administer conveyancing services that you need to complete the sale or acquisition of property. They are both duty bound to conduct Addiscombe conveyancing to the same quality and guidelines so you may be sure that your conveyancing will be properly conducted and that all necessary steps should be suitably taken.

My uncle pointed out to me me that in purchasing a property in Addiscombe there may be various restrictions limiting what one can do in terms of external alterations to a property. Is this right?

There are anumerous of properties in Addiscombe which have some sort of restriction or requirement of consent to carry out external changes. Part of the conveyancing in Addiscombe should determine what restrictions are applicable and advising you as part of a ROT that should be sent to you.

We are getting a further advance on our home loan from Virgin Money as we want to carry out alterations to our home in Addiscombe. Do we need to select a local Addiscombe solicitor on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel to handle the legals?

Virgin Money don't usually instruct a member of their conveyancing panel to deal with such a matter. If they do require any legal work then you would need to ensure that such a lawyer was on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel.

Will my solicitor be making enquiries regarding flooding during the conveyancing in Addiscombe.

The risk of flooding is if increasing concern for conveyancers dealing with homes in Addiscombe. Some people will buy a property in Addiscombe, completely expectant that at some time, it may be flooded. However, aside from the physical damage, where a house is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to get a mortgage, satisfactory building insurance, or dispose of the property. There are steps that can be taken as part of the conveyancing process to forewarn the buyer.

Conveyancers are not qualified to give advice on flood risk, but there are a number of checks that may be undertaken by the buyer or on a buyer’s behalf which will figure out the risks in Addiscombe. The standard information given to a purchaser’s solicitor (where the Conveyancing Protocol is adopted) incorporates a standard question of the vendor to determine whether the property has suffered from flooding. If the residence has been flooded in past which is not notified by the vendor, then a purchaser may issue a claim for damages stemming from an incorrect response. The buyer’s conveyancers should also commission an environmental search. This should disclose if there is any known flood risk. If so, further investigations should be initiated.

How do I locate a Addiscombe law firm on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel? I have wheels and am prepared to travel upto 20miles to meet the lawyer.

Feel free to make use of the search on this page. Please pick a bank and your location and you will see a number of Addiscombe conveyancing lawyers locally. We have listed some Addiscombe conveyancing firms towards the end of this page and you can telephone them to check whether they are on the Virgin Money member panel

A conveyancing firm acted on my conveyancing in Addiscombe four years past and was holding my deeds but has since been shut down – how do I get hold of these?

Deeds, as such, are no longer appropriate for most homes in Addiscombe are registered electronically at Land Registry. If you need to establish ownership or are selling or refinancing your lawyer should obtain up to date copies of the register from the Land Registry in any case.

If you feel there may be other documents or you have any other queries please e-mail your request with details of the transaction and documents you need to filerequest@clc-uk.org. The CLC will let you know what information they have and any additional information they may need before they are in a position to identify and send the documents to you. Following an intervention it may take some time for the CLC to access archived files and documents, but your request will be actioned with reasonable haste.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Addiscombe

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Addiscombe practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on service charge disputes and the right to manage

  • Anne Cuthbert Solicitors, 55 Lower Addiscombe Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 6PQ
  • Deton Solicitors, 28 Portland Road, South Norwood, London, London, SE25 4PF
  • Haider Kennedy Legal Services Ltd, 25 Station Road, London, SE25 5AH
  • Thomas Sanchez Solicitors Limited, The Lansdowne Building, Lansdowne Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR9 2ER
  • Ormerods, 45 Friends Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 1ED

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Addiscombe regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Addiscombe but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG

Planning law solicitors in Addiscombe regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Addiscombe specialising in planning law. This will likely include advice on special planning controls
  • A E Short, 144 Bromley Road, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 6PG
  • Wellers Law Group Llp, Tenison House, Tweedy Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NF
  • Batchelors, Charles House, 35 Widmore Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1RW
  • Gowen & Stevens Llp, 5 Mulgrave Chambers, 26-28 Mulgrave Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 6LE
  • Crescent Law, 81 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP

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

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