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Bolton Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Average Land Registry Fee for last year was £190
  • 2 32% freehold and 68% leasehold conveyancing in Bolton for last year
  • 3 The most common indemnity insurance policies for Bolton conveyancing is Absentee Landlord
  • 4 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Bolton is 5% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company
  • 5 881 is the median number of years remaining on leases in Bolton

Examples of recent conveyancing in Bolton since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Bolton

Are you able to suggest a Lloyds TSB Bank approved Bolton conveyancing practice finish our house move within a short deadline? Would it be better to use a high street Bolton solicitor or a nationwide comparison site?

We can recommend some very good Bolton conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the high street in Bolton. Visit some well established law practices and ask to speak with a conveyancing solicitor for a quote. Mention your requirements together with the reasons and ask for a commitment on speed. Select the lawyer that genuine.

I got the keys to my house on 1 August and my personal details is not yet registered. Need I be worried? My conveyancing solicitor in Bolton said it should be recorded inside ten days. Are transfers in Bolton particularly slow to register?

There is nothing unique about conveyancing in Bolton registration formalities. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can adjust according to who lodges the application, whether there are errors and whether the Land registry have to notify any 3rd persons or bodies. Currently in the region of three quarters of such applications are completed in less than three weeks but some can be subject to extensive delays. Historically registration is effected once the purchaser has moved in to the property thus 'speed' is not typically primary concern yet if there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your lawyers can speak with the land registry and explain the circumstances.

I'm buying a new build house in Bolton with a mortgage from Platform Home Loans Ltd. The developers would not budge the price so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of additionals instead. The estate agent advised me not disclose to my lawyer about the extras as it will adversely affect my mortgage with Platform Home Loans Ltd. Do I keep my lawyer in the dark?.

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 decided to have a survey completed on a property in Bolton in advance of appointing lawyers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold overhang to the property. The surveyor has said that some mortgage companies tend not give a loan on such a premises.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Bank of Scotland has different requirements from Nationwide. If you call us we can check via the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Bolton. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Bolton especially if they are acquainted with such properties in Bolton.

What does commercial conveyancing in Bolton cover?

Commercial conveyancing in Bolton covers a wide array of advice, offered by regulated solicitors, relating to business premises. For example, this area of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more usually, the transfer of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial loans and the termination of tenancies.

My uncle has suggested that I instruct his conveyancing solicitors in Bolton. Should I choose my own conveyancer?

Much as we are happy to recommend a Bolton conveyancing lawyer it’s preferable to choose a conveyancing lawyer is to have feedback from friends or relatives who have actually used the solicitor you're are thinking of instructing.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Bolton regulated by the SRA

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

  • Afg Law Limited, 20 Mawdsley Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1LE
  • Kippax Beaumont Lewis, 28 Mawdsley Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1LF
  • Lexadeen Solicitors Ltd, 49a Bradshawgate, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1DR
  • Russell & Russell, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1EE
  • Aspinall & Co, 15 Wood Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1EB

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Bolton

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Bolton 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

  • Kippax Beaumont Lewis, 28 Mawdsley Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1LF
  • Russell & Russell, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1EE
  • Fieldings Porter, Silverwell House, Silverwell Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1PT
  • Cyril Morris Arkwright, Capitol House, 51 Churchgate, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 1LY
  • Asons Solicitors Ltd, 120 Bark Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 2AX

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Bolton regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Bolton but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Amity Conveyancing Limited , 17 Lee Lane, BL6 7BP
  • Conveyancing Expert Limited, 117 Chorley Road, M27 4AA

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

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