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Main reasons to let us assist you choose a high street conveyancing solicitor in Archway

  • 1 The companies shown on our directory have a mix of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases annually.
  • 2 There is a distinct possibility the the solicitors for the other party are located in Archway - if so both parties are likely to be on good working terms
  • 3 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor usually means that you will receive a more personal touch. Sometimes when dealing with a an online conveyancing factory, 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.
  • 4 You can gain comfort when you choose the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Archway has a number to pick from, but for a truly professional and reliable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.
  • 5 Notwithstanding what other solicitors say it may be important to pop into your solicitor to execute legal papers. There are enough parties involved in a house sale without having to include Royal Mail into the pot.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Archway since December 2023*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Archway

I am buying a right to buy a flat in Archway. Conveyancing solicitors are said to be ‘a necessary evil’ but can I do it myself?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Archway you will have to appoint a solicitor on your bank's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in Archway.

Have completed on a a detached house in Archway , how long will it take for the Land Registry to deal with the formalities evidencing my proprietorship? My Archway conveyancing solicitor works at snail pace, so I want to be sure that my purchase is registered.

As far as conveyancing in Archway registration is no quicker or slower than the rest of England and Wales. Rather than based on location, timescales can adjust subject to the party submitting the application, whether it is in order and whether the Land registry must send notices to any third persons or bodies. Currently in the region of 80% of such applications are completed within two weeks but occasionally there can be protracted hold-ups. Registration occurs after the buyer has moved in to the property so an expedited registration is not typically an essential issue but where it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your solicitor should communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for an expedited registration.

How does conveyancing in Archway differ for new build properties?

Most buyers of new build or newly converted property in Archway come to us having been asked by the builder to exchange contracts and commit to the purchase even before the residence is ready to move into. This is because builders in Archway usually purchase the site, plan the estate and want to get the plots sold off as they are building the properties. Buyers, therefore, will have to exchange contracts without actually seeing the house they are buying. To reduce the chances of losing the property, buyers should instruct conveyancers as soon as the property is reserved and mortgage applications should be submitted quickly. Due to the fact that it could be several months and even years between exchange of contracts and completion, the mortgage offer may need to be extended. It would be wise to use a lawyer who specialises in new build conveyancing especially if they are used to new build conveyancing in Archway or who has acted in the same development.

Should I be concerned about brokers that I am dealing with are encouraging me to use a nationwide conveyancing firm as opposed to a local Archway conveyancing practice?

As is the case with many professional services, often suggestions from family and friends can be most helpful. Nevertheless there are many people with a keen interest in a conveyancing matter; estate agents, mortgage brokers and banks might all recommend lawyers to use. On occasion these conveyancers might be known to one of the organisations as being good in their field, but sometimes there is an underlying commercial relationship behind the recommendation. You are free to appoint your own lawyer. However, bear in mind that the majority of banks specify a panel list of conveyancers you have to use for the mortgage aspect of your conveyancing.

In my capacity as executor for the estate of my uncle I am disposing of a house in Neath but live in Archway. My solicitor (approximately 300 miles awayneeds me to execute a stat dec before the transaction finalising. Could you suggest a conveyancing solicitor in Archway to witness and place their company stamp on the document?

Technically speaking you should not be required to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Ordinarily or notary public or solicitor will suffice regardless of whether they are based in Archway

We are in the process of purchasing a apartment in Archway. Conveyancing is not complete but we wish to keep the amount we are are buying for confidential from sites such as Zoopla. Is this achievable and how?

HM Land Registry as a matter of law obliged to note price sold information on the official title for residential properties nationwide including homes in Archway. The register of ownership is an open document, so HM Land Registry would be breaking the law excluded certain homes such as your property in Archway.

In essence you can make a request of HM Land Registry to hide the amount paid entry however the answer would be in the negative.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Archway

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Archway specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • Henry Boustred & Sons, 18 Highgate High Street, London, N6 5JG
  • Fahri Jacob, 147 Crouch Hill, Crouch End, London, N8 9QH
  • Boulter & Co, First Floor, 11 - 19 Park Road, London, N8 8TE
  • Dp Cameron Limited, First Floor, 43a Topsfield Parade, Tottenham Lane, Crouch End, London, N8 8PT
  • Percy Short & Cuthbert, 608 Holloway Road, London, England, N19 3PH

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Archway regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Archway with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Archway. This may include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Henry Boustred & Sons, 18 Highgate High Street, London, N6 5JG
  • Sean C Tickell, 62 Avenue Road, London, N6 5DR
  • Tulips Solicitors, 754 Holloway Road, London, London, N19 3LF
  • Fahri Jacob, 147 Crouch Hill, Crouch End, London, N8 9QH
  • Boulter & Co, First Floor, 11 - 19 Park Road, London, N8 8TE

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Archway regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Archway but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, 56 Windermere Avenue, N3 3RA
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, Dephina House, N3 2JU
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • L B Property Lawyers, Imperial House, N17 0SP
  • Home 2 Home Property Lawyers Limited, 32 Millais Gardens, HA8 5SY

Neighboring Locations

Crouch End
Dartmouth Park

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

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