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Blackpool Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Average Stamp Duty Payable for last year was £175
  • 2 June was the busiest month and April was the next busiest month while January was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Blackpool
  • 3 Average time from start to moving day was 51 days for conveyancing in Blackpool
  • 4 Average time frame of 34 days for registration of title in Blackpool
  • 5 Percentage of cases in Blackpool that are buy to let is 29%

Examples of recent conveyancing in Blackpool since October 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Blackpool

My best friend’s sister is a property lawyer. I am hopeful that I'll be able to get mate’s fee for conveyancing, but if not, what kind of costs should I be paying for conveyancing in Blackpool?

It’s advisable to seek 3 or more like-for-like conveyancing quotes. Do use our comparison tool on this site. Whilst amounts do contrast greatly but service levels do are distinct between property lawyers as is the case with most professions.

The owners have very brash vendors who has recommended a preliminary agreement with a payment two thousand pounds. Are such agreements sensible?

Lock out agreements are agreements between a home owner and prospective buyer giving the buyer the sole right to purchase the property within an agreed time frame. Essentially, a lock out is a document specifying that you should receive a contract at a later date being the main conveyancing contract. It tends to be utilised for buyer confidence though in some cases, the vendor may enjoy an upside from such agreements as well. There are many positives and negatives to using them but you should to check with your conveyancer but note that it may result in costing you extra in conveyancing fees. In light of this these contracts are unusual in relation to conveyancing in Blackpool.

Will commercial conveyancing searches reveal planned roadworks that may impact a commercial estate in Blackpool?

Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in Blackpool will perform a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers expend in researching accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Blackpool. The report sets out definitive information 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 Blackpool.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Blackpool it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately could result in delays to Blackpool commercial conveyancing transactions as well as present a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not ordered for residential conveyancing in Blackpool.

I am buying a new build house in Blackpool with the aid of help to buy. The builders refused to budge the price so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of fixtures and fittings instead. The property agent advised me not reveal to my lawyer about the side-deal as it could affect my mortgage with the bank. Should I keep quiet?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the builder of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

I am looking for a leasehold apartment up to £305k and found one close by in Blackpool I like with a park and station in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 61 years on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Blackpool suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake acquiring a short lease?

Should you require a home loan that many years will be an issue. Discount the price by the expected lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the current owner has owned the property for a minimum of 2 years you may ask them to start the process of the extension and pass it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing solicitor about this matter.

I am looking to sell my home. My past lawyers have shut. I am in need of a recommendation of a conveyancing firm. Im based in Blackpool if that makes a difference.

Do use our search tool to help you find a solicitor for your conveyancing in Blackpool. We have connected thousands of home buyers and sellers with regulated solicitors to ensure that the legalities of their house move runs smoothly.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Blackpool regulated by the SRA

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

  • Berrys Solicitors, 247 Church Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 3PB
  • Easthams Solicitors Limited, 292-302 Church Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 3QA
  • Cobains Solicitors Limited, 201-203 Church Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 3PA
  • Roland Robinsons And Fentons Llp, 85-89 Adelaide Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 4LX
  • Warings Solicitors Ltd, Cedar Chambers, Cedar Square, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1BP

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Blackpool

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

  • Cooper Nimmo Ltd, 237 Church Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 3PB
  • Roland Robinsons And Fentons Llp, 85-89 Adelaide Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 4LX
  • Warings Solicitors Ltd, Cedar Chambers, Cedar Square, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1BP
  • Blackhurst Budd Limited, 22 Edward Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1BA
  • Barker Booth & Eastwood Limited, 346 Lytham Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1DW

Planning law solicitors in Blackpool regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Blackpool with expertise in planning law. This should include advice on special planning controls
  • Planning And Law Limited, The Old Office, Grange Farm, Grange Road, Singleton, Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 8LP

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

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