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Top reasons to use our service to assist you select a high street conveyancing solicitor in Birchington

  • 1 Experience means that Birchington solicitor have established excellent working relationships with Birchington local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of dealing with your house sale or purchase in Birchington.
  • 2 The hallmark of our conveyancing solicitors in Birchington is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) often falls short of the high standards of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 3 Birchington property lawyers have a crucial edge when it comes to Birchington conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will affect your home move
  • 4 Firms accustomed to conveyancing in Birchington have a grasp oflocal concerns peculiar to Birchington and therefore you may benefit from better advice and faster conveyancing.
  • 5 The companies identified on our web pages have a mix of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters annually.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Birchington since January 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Birchington

My bank has suggested a law firm on their panel based in Birchington but I would rather instruct a conveyancing lawyer in Birchington or nearer to where I live. Are you able to help?

Not all Birchington conveyancing practitioners are on all banks conveyancing panel. Use our search tool to choose a Birchington conveyancing firm on the on the mortgage company panel.

I know that there are debates on Chancel Insurance on online forums. Am I compelled to take this when acquiring a house in Birchington? or Apparently there is an ancient law that means some house owners living in a parish church boundary will be compelled to pay for repairs to the chancel within the church. Is this applicable for conveyancing in Birchington?

Unless a prior purchase of the house took place after 12 October 2013 you can assume that conveyancing practitioners carrying out conveyancing in Birchington to continue to propose a a chancel search and or insurance against a claim.

Due to the encouragement of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a property in Birchington prior to instructing lawyers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. Our surveyor advised that some banks tend refuse to give a mortgage on a flying freehold house.

It varies from the lender to lender. Santander has different requirements from Nationwide. If you contact us we can investigate further with the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Birchington. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

I need to retain a conveyancing solicitor for purchase conveyancing in Birchington. I've stumble across a site which appears to be the perfect offering If it is possible to get all this stuff done via web that would be preferable. Do I need to be concerned? What should out be looking out for?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

Due to sign contracts shortly on a garden flat in Birchington. Conveyancing lawyers assured me that they are sending me a report on Monday. Are there areas in the report that I should be focusing on?

Your report on title for your leasehold conveyancing in Birchington should include some of the following:

    You would want to be sent a copy of the lease What you can do if a neighbour breaches a clause of their lease? You should know whether the lease permits you to alter or upgrade aspects of the premises- you should be made aware as to whether any restrictions applies to all alterations or limited to structural alteration, and whether licences for alterations is mandated necessary Does the lease prohibit wood flooring? Responsibility for repairing the window frames
For a comprehensive list of information to be included in your report on your leasehold property in Birchington please ask your solicitor in advance of your conveyancing in Birchington.

Leasehold Conveyancing in Birchington - Sample of Queries before buying

    Is there a share of the freehold? In the main the cost for major works are not included within maintenance charges, albeit that some managing agents in Birchington ask leaseholders to contribute towards a sinking fund created for the specific intention of establishing a fund for major repairs or maintenance. It would be prudent to investigate if the the lease contains any unreasonable restrictions in the lease. For example plenty of leases prohibit pets being permitted in in a block in Birchington. If you like the flatin Birchington but your cat is not allowed to live with you then you have a very hard determination.

What tools are available to find a Birchington conveyancing solicitor on the bank conveyancing panel? I have a car and am prepared to travel up to 20miles to meet the conveyancer.

You can use the find a conveyancing panel tool on this page. Please choose the lender and your location, in this case Birchington and you will see a number of lawyer located nearest Birchington. Alternatively you can type in the name of your proposed law firm and see if they are listed as being on the mortgage company solicitor panel.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Birchington regulated by the SRA

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

  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ
  • Thorn Drury & Searles, 76 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9RS
  • Robinson Allfree, 17-25 Cavendish Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AL
  • Marsden Duncan, Success House, 49-51 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AG
  • Daniel & Edwards, 44-46 Queen Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9EG

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Birchington regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Birchington with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Birchington. This should include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ
  • Thorn Drury & Searles, 76 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9RS
  • Robinson Allfree, 17-25 Cavendish Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AL
  • Marsden Duncan, Success House, 49-51 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AG
  • Daniel & Edwards, 44-46 Queen Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9EG

Planning law solicitors in Birchington regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Birchington practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including development on contaminated land
  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ

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