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Main reasons to use our service to assist you choose a high street conveyancing solicitor in Broadstairs

  • 1 The Broadstairs conveyancing firms that are identified are committed to supplying value for money, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and investors in Broadstairs
  • 2 Lawyer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal connections with Broadstairs selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 3 Excellent communication together with pure property local knowledge are key benefits that you should look for when choosing conveyancing solicitors. Broadstairs conveyancing can be made significantly more protracted because of poor communication between all the parties. The lawyers we work with endeavour to make sure that communication channels are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 4 Broadstairs property lawyers will be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 5 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor generally results in a more personal touch. Online forums often suggest that in appointing a an online conveyancing factory, 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’.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Broadstairs since February 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Broadstairs

Why would one use a Broadstairs conveyancing firm when online conveyancers are so much cheaper?

By all means make sure that you contrast conveyancing costs in Broadstairs and you should seek a competitive fee calculation but don’t expend your energy scouring the internet for the cheapest Broadstairs conveyancer. Identifying the right conveyancer can be the distinction between a seamless and a stressful move. You need to ensure that you have expert advice from a specialist lawyer. An e-mail can never take the place of a phone conversation and can never replicate a face to face consultation. The firms that we work with will appoint you a qualified and trusted conveyancing solicitor that will handle your conveyancing from start to finish, giving the sort of continuity that you are unlikely to received from an online conveyancer. He or She will contact you regularly to update you on any developments making sure that you are ensuring that you are updated at regular intervals. If you ever need to call the office you will be sure who to ask for and they will ensure you are kept fully informed.

Can the conveyancing solicitors that you recommend execute conveyancing in Broadstairs by way of an attended exchange?

There are a few conveyancing experts carrying out attended exchanges. Please call us to secure a conveyancing quote and details as to availability.

We note that you have a post code search directory listing firms on the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel. Do firms pay you a commission if I retain them for our own conveyancing in Broadstairs?

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

We are planning to move home in July. Should my conveyancing solicitor communicate with the removal company on the day of completion. Incidentally, can you recommend a removal company in Broadstairs. Conveyancing lawyer was chosen before I stumbled across this page.

On the afternoon of completion you will need to collect the keys from the estate agent but this can only occur once the previous owners solicitors inform the agent that they acknowledge receipt of the completion payment and the keys can be released. After that you will need to advise the removal company that they can start moving you in. We are not in a position to recommend a specific removal company but can assist you in locating a residential property solicitor in Broadstairs or a firm that specialises in conveyancing in Broadstairs.

We had instructed conveyancing lawyers located in Broadstairs on the Skipton solicitor approved list. They have just billed me a further fee for handling the Skipton mortgage. Is this a supplemental conveyancing fee specified by Skipton?

Provided it is contained in their Terms and Conditions or estimate then yes your property lawyer can charge a fee for this. This charge is not set by Skipton but by your Broadstairs property lawyer. Some firms on the Skipton panel will levy an ‘acting for lender’ fee and others do not.

I recently had an offer agreed on an apartment in Broadstairs. My mortgage broker recommended their conveyancers. I paid an advanced payment of £225. Shortly after, the property lawyer called me embarrassingly acknowledging that they were not on the Nottingham conveyancing panel. Am I right in thinking that I should be due a refund?

You should be able to recover this from the law firm if they were not on the Nottingham panel. They should have asked at the outset which lender you were obtaining a mortgage with. An important lesson to readers of this site is to check that the lawyers are on the appropriate lender panel.

I purchased a 4 bedroom Victorian property in Broadstairs. Conveyancing solicitor represented me and Yorkshire Building Society. I happened to do a free search for it on the Land Registry database and there are a couple of entries: one for freehold, the second leasehold under the matching address. If a house is not a freehold shouldn't I have been informed?

You should review the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register for mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered owner of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Broadstairs and other areas of the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they remortgage they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with buyers. You can also check the position with the conveyancing lawyer who conducted the work.

I've recently found out that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I have offered on a fortnight ago in what was supposed to be a straight forward, no chain conveyancing. Broadstairs is where the house is located. Is there any guidance you can give?

Flying freeholds in Broadstairs are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Broadstairs you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds thoroughly. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Broadstairs may decide 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.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Broadstairs

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Broadstairs specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Hardman And Watson Limited, 5 Lloyd Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1HX
  • Barnes Marsland Solicitors Limited, 103 High Street, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1JS
  • Thorn Drury & Searles, 76 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9RS
  • Geoffrey Borg & Co, 22 King Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 8BG
  • Marsden Duncan, Success House, 49-51 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AG

Planning law solicitors in Broadstairs regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The practices listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Broadstairs practicing in planning law. This should include advice on special planning controls
  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ

Broadstairs commercial property solicitors provide expert offering advice on numerous issues across all aspects of commercial property law

    Advising landlords and tenants in respect of ancillary documentation e.g. licences to alter, assign underlet etc Sale or acquisition of commercial property investments, including at auction Property due diligence in connection with corporate acquisitions and disposals Buying, selling and leasing land for registered charities Subletting, licences and sharing occupation Land use planning and environmental issues

Neighboring Locations

Margate
Westgate on Sea
Birchington
Broadstairs
Ramsgate
Sandwich
Deal

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