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If you have reached us by Googling ‘Conveyancing in Bitterne’ follow your intuition — you will have a better house move where you instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Bitterne.

Reasons to use our Bitterne conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these organisations are often located many miles away with limited appreciation of the factors that impact property transactions in Bitterne
  • 2 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor in the main means that you will receive a more personal touch. 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 determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 3 The organisations shown on our directory have a variation of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters each year.
  • 4 Bitterne solicitors work in partnership with Bitterne estate agents, property finders, surveyors, lenders and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to clients every step of the way, ensuring the smoothest, most stress-free process possible
  • 5 Bitterne conveyancing lawyers will acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents

Examples of recent conveyancing in Bitterne since August 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Bitterne

We are acquiring our first house. Our lawyer has texted usto enquire if we would like to take out additional conveyancing searches. We are really unsure what's needed for conveyancing in Bitterne

The type of Bitterne conveyancing searches depends primarily on the premises, the location, the likelihood of any of these risks, your familiarity of the region and risks, your general appetite to risk. What is important is that you adequately comprehend what information the searches could provide. Then you can decide if you personally think you need that information. Should you be unclear, ask your conveyancing practitioner to recommend.

Our mortgage company has recommended solicitors on their panel based in Bitterne but I would rather use a conveyancing lawyer in Bitterne local to me. Are you able to assist?

Not all Bitterne conveyancing firms are listed all lender’s conveyancing panel. Use our search tool to locate a Bitterne conveyancing firm on the on the bank panel.

Do commercial conveyancing searches reveal proposed roadworks that could affect a commercial estate in Bitterne?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in Bitterne will perform a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers invest in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Bitterne. The search result provides definitive data on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Bitterne.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Bitterne it is critical to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately can result in delays to Bitterne commercial conveyancing deals as well as pose a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not ordered for domestic conveyancing in Bitterne.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a property I put an offer in two weeks back in what was supposed to be a quick, chain free conveyancing. Bitterne is where the house is located. What do you suggest?

Flying freeholds in Bitterne are rare but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Bitterne you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds thoroughly. Your mortgage company may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Bitterne may determine that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold premises.

My cousin has suggested that I appoint his conveyancers in Bitterne. Do I take his recommendation?

Much as we are happy to recommend a Bitterne conveyancing lawyer the best way to select a conveyancing solicitor is to have recommendations from friends or relatives who have actually used the conveyancer you're are thinking of instructing.

I am buying a house with all finances in place. I have provided solicitor with two separate proof of photo ID, bank statement, endless utility bills. Now he requires a copy from a probate lawyer advising that the funds are legitimate and that it has come from inheritance and not dealing E's in Ibiza.

For some years now requires conveyancing solicitors as well as banks, building societies and other financial institutes to obtain satisfactory evidence of the identity of the client. This is because solicitors who deal with money and property on behalf of their clients can be used by criminals wishing to launder money. In order to comply with the law of money laundering, your Bitterne conveyancing lawyer will need to obtain evidence of your identity as as well as make sure that your funds are legitimate.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Bitterne

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Bitterne specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Service charge disputes

  • Eric Robinson Solicitors, 18 West End Road, Bitterne, Southampton, Hampshire, SO18 6BU
  • Moore Blatch Llp, 11 The Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1XF
  • Moore Blatch Resolve Llp, 11 The Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1XF
  • Abels, 6 College Place, London Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 2XL
  • Cgm Hampshire Limited, 4-5 College Place, London Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 2UT

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Bitterne regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Bitterne practicing in commercial conveyancing in Bitterne. This could include advice on buying and selling small and large scale commercial property and agricultural land
  • Eric Robinson Solicitors, 18 West End Road, Bitterne, Southampton, Hampshire, SO18 6BU
  • David Ebert Llp, 44 High Street, West End, Southampton, Hampshire, SO30 3DR
  • Beeton Edwards Llp, Suite C Drivers Wharf, Northam Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0PF
  • Moore Blatch Llp, 11 The Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1XF
  • Moore Blatch Resolve Llp, 11 The Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1XF

Planning law solicitors in Bitterne regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Bitterne specialising in planning law. This could include advice on making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Moore Blatch Llp, 11 The Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1XF
  • Paris Smith Llp, 1 London Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 2AE
  • Beverley Golden, Holly Cottage, Trotts Lane, Marchwood, Southampton, Hampshire, SO40 4UE

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

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