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Cheap conveyancing in Brixham does not necessarily mean low quality - but the odds are stacked against you

Brixham Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 September was the busiest month and August was the next busiest month while May was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Brixham
  • 2 Average Stamp Duty Payable for this year to date was £6,602
  • 3 Average Land Registry Fee for this year to date was £270
  • 4 88% freehold and 12% leasehold conveyancing in Brixham for this year to date
  • 5 Average time frame of 35 days for registration of title in Brixham

Examples of recent conveyancing in Brixham since February 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Brixham

My financial adviser has asked me for my Brixham law firm’s panel member for the Nationwide conveyancing panel. Can you suggest how I discover this. I have e-mailed my local Brixham office but they have not got back to me yet.

You are best placed to get this information from your Brixham lawyer . They should have a central record lender panel numbers.

I am in a contract race with another prospective purchaser for a property in Brixham. What can I do to expedite matters?

In the event that you are under time constraints for your conveyancing we would recommend that your solicitor is familiar with the location as they will have local connections and insight. It is possible that they would have handled otherproperties in the same street. Therefore consider using a Brixham conveyancing lawyer. In addition, make sure that the conveyancing firm is on the lender panel. It is understood that 18% of Brixham conveyancing transactions are held up or jeopardised after discovering a purchaser’s lawyer was not on their mortgage lender’s list of approved solicitors. This can often result in the transaction being held up by almost 21 days. It is estimated that this issue impacts in the region of one hundred thousand home sales annually. Most Brixham conveyancing firms can not act for certain mortgage companies so do check at the outset.

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly picked up during conveyancing in Brixham?

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Brixham. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

I have been on the look out for a flat up to £235,500 and identified one near me in Brixham I like with open areas and station nearby, however it's only got 51 remaining years left on the lease. There is not much else in Brixham in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake acquiring a short lease?

If you need a mortgage that many years may be problematic. Reduce the price by the expected lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the current owner has owned the property for at least twenty four months you could ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the existing lease with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing lawyer concerning this.

How easy is it to use the search tool to get a costs illustration from a conveyancing lawyer in Brixham on the approved list for my lender?

Step one is to choose a bank such as Santander, The Royal Bank of Scotland or Britannia then specify your preferred area a common one being Brixham. Conveyancing organisations in Brixham and nationally will then be identified.

I see that you have a post code search directory listing law firms on the mortgage company conveyancing panel. Do Brixham conveyancing firms pay you a commission if I retain them for my own conveyancing?

We are a listing service only for law firms wishing to communicate if they are on the lender conveyancing panel or other lender panels. We do not charge referral fees to the any conveyancer that you subsequently appoint for your conveyancing in Brixham.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Brixham regulated by the SRA

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

  • Brixlaw Limited, 3 Bolton Street, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 9DA
  • Roger Richards, 10 Churston Broadway, Dartmouth Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 6LE
  • Gowmans, 65 Hyde Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5BT
  • Knapman & Co, Dendy House, 16 Dendy Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5DB
  • Michael W Pipe, Geneva House, 10 Dendy Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5DB

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Brixham

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Brixham practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Brixlaw Limited, 3 Bolton Street, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 9DA
  • Roger Richards, 10 Churston Broadway, Dartmouth Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 6LE
  • Gowmans, 65 Hyde Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5BT
  • Knapman & Co, Dendy House, 16 Dendy Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5DB
  • Michael W Pipe, Geneva House, 10 Dendy Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5DB

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Brixham regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Brixham specialising in commercial conveyancing in Brixham. This could include advice on buying or selling a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit
  • Brixlaw Limited, 3 Bolton Street, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 9DA
  • Roger Richards, 10 Churston Broadway, Dartmouth Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 6LE
  • Gowmans, 65 Hyde Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5BT
  • Knapman & Co, Dendy House, 16 Dendy Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5DB
  • Michael W Pipe, Geneva House, 10 Dendy Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5DB

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

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