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Reasons to use our Bermondsey conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 This site is the only site that enables you the facility to check that your property ownership legalities in Bermondsey will be conducted by a solicitor on your bank conveyancing panel.
  • 2 The firms listed on our web pages have a mix of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases each year.
  • 3 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Bermondsey regularly deal withlocal concerns specific to Bermondsey and therefore you may benefit from better advice and faster conveyancing.
  • 4 We are the UKs largest domestic conveyancing directory listing lender approved property lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Bermondsey governed by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 5 Lawyer conveyancing solicitors have very good personal connections with Bermondsey selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Bermondsey since June 2023*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Bermondsey

Can I use your services to recommend a Conveyancing solicitor in Bermondsey even if I’m not purchasing or disposing of a house, for instance if I wish to acquire a shop in Bermondsey with a loan from Alliance & Leicester ?

Our search tool is mainly used to help choose residential conveyancing solicitors in Bermondsey but we have listed towards the end of this page a selection of Bermondsey commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to make contact with the company directly to check if they are also authorised to represent Alliance & Leicester

I have Fifty Six years left on my lease and need a lease extension for my apartment in Bermondsey. Conveyancing solicitors on the Tesco Bank panel can deal with such extensions right?

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. Tesco Bank have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 25/9/2023 the requirements read as follows :

Do I find a Licenced Conveyancer or Solicitor for conveyancing in Bermondsey?

Two types of professional can do conveyancing in Bermondsey namely CLC regulated conveyancers or solicitors. The two can provide conveyancing services that you need to complete the disposal or acquisition of property. They are both required to conduct Bermondsey conveyancing to the same quality and guidelines so you may be sure that your conveyancing will be properly conducted and that the requirements and steps should be appropriately adhered to.

I have been advised by my conveyancer that absentee landlord insurance is necessary on my purchase. What is the typical level of cover needed for conveyancing in Bermondsey?

The right level of absentee landlord indemnity insurance should be dictated by who who your lender is. It would differ for example between Accord Mortgages Ltd and Norwich and Peterborough Building Society. Conveyancing practitioners as opposed to borrowers take out such insurances.

I am currently in the process of buying my council flat in Bermondsey. I have a mortgage offer with Lloyds. Conveyancing is new to me. Can I proceed without a solicitor easily? I think we can but we keep being told I should have one. Any advice?

It is not advisable to proceed with a house purchase without a solicitor. The council's solicitor are not acting for you. You need a solicitor for a number reasons. One of which is to verify what plans the Council have for repairs and refurbishment for the next five years. Many leaseholders have been stung for contributions of thousands of pounds. In any event, if you are getting a mortgage with Lloyds, you will need to appoint a solicitor on the Lloyds conveyancing panel.

How does conveyancing in Bermondsey differ for new build properties?

Most buyers of new build residence in Bermondsey contact us having been asked by the builder to sign contracts and commit to the purchase even before the house is completed. This is because new home sellers in Bermondsey tend to buy 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 accustomed to new build conveyancing in Bermondsey or who has acted in the same development.

Is it simple use your search tool to locate a conveyancing practitioner in Bermondsey on the approved list for my lender?

Step one is to select a lender such as Santander, Bank of Scotland or Platform Home Loans Ltd then choose your preferred area for example Bermondsey. Conveyancing organisations in Bermondsey and further afield should be identified.

In sourcing the web for the term conveyancing in Bermondsey it shows results of numerous property lawyersin the vicinity. How do I determine which is the suitable conveyancer for my move?

The best method of seeking a suitable conveyancer is via personal testimonial, so ask colleagues and relatives who have purchased a property in Bermondsey or a local estate agent or mortgage broker. Costs for conveyancing in Bermondsey differ, so it's sensible to secure a minimum of four costs illustrations from different property lawyers. Be sure to secure confirmation that the charges are guaranteed not to to be inflated.

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Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Bermondsey regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Bermondsey practicing in commercial conveyancing in Bermondsey. This may include advice on re-mortgaging commercial property
  • Nelsons, 9 Bell Yard Mews, London, SE1 3UY
  • Quercus Law, Unit 4, 2 Haven Way, London, SE1 3FL
  • Systech Solicitors Limited, Chapter House, 18-20 Crucifix Lane, London, SE1 3JW
  • The Sports Integrity Initiative Ltd, Unit L.f. The Leathermarket, Weston Street, London, SE1 3ER
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Llp, 3 More London Riverside, London, London, SE1 2AQ

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Bermondsey regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Bermondsey but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • T J Ball & Company, 49 Leytonstone Road, E15 1JA
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG

Planning law solicitors in Bermondsey regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The practices listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Bermondsey with expertise in planning law. This should include advice on planning applications and appeals
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Llp, 3 More London Riverside, London, London, SE1 2AQ
  • Bond Dickinson Llp, 4 More London Riverside, London, London, SE1 2AU
  • Gowling Wlg (uk) Llp, 4 More London Riverside, London, London, SE1 2AU
  • Cranelaw Nominees Limited, 4 More London Riverside, London, London, SE1 2AU
  • Laytons Solicitors Llp, 5th Floor, 2 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2AP

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