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Reasons to use our Brockley conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 We are the UKs largest domestic conveyancing directory listing mortgage company approved property lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Brockley registered with the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 2 Brockley property lawyer are the key to a successful Brockley home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction
  • 3 Over the years Brockley conveyancer have established valuable links with Brockley local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of undertaking your home move in Brockley.
  • 4 Lawyer conveyancing firms have extremely good personal links with Brockley selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Brockley solicitors are likely to be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents

Examples of recent conveyancing in Brockley since February 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Brockley

Can the conveyancing practitioners listed on your site carry out auction conveyancing in Brockley?

There are a few niche lawyers we can connect you with those specialising in auction conveyancing. Brockley is one of the many locations where our lawyers are based.

How up to date is your search tool for Brockley conveyancing solicitors on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel? Do Virgin Money send you an updated list?

Brockley conveyancing firms themselves provide us confirmation that they are on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel as opposed to being supplied with a list from Virgin Money directly.

We are due to move home in June. Will my conveyancing solicitor communicate with the removal company on the day of completion. Incidentally, can you recommend a removal company in Brockley. Conveyancing solicitor was chosen before I stumbled across your website.

On the afternoon of completion you can pick up the keys from your property agent however this can only take place when the sellers lawyers inform the agent that they have the completion monies and the keys can be passed over. After that you can advise the removal company that you are ready to move in. We do not recommend a particular removal organisation but can help you locate a residential property solicitor in Brockley or a legal practice with expertise in conveyancing in Brockley.

We had instructed conveyancing lawyers locally in Brockley on the Aldermore solicitor approved list. They have just billed me a further fee for handling the Aldermore mortgage. Is this a supplemental conveyancing fee set by Aldermore?

As unfair as it may appear, as long as it’s in their Terms and Conditions or Quote then yes your property lawyer is entitled to levy a fee for this. This fee is not dictated by Aldermore but by your Brockley solicitor. Numerous firms on the Aldermore panel will charge an ‘acting for lender’ fee but many firms include it on their overall fee.

How can we tell if a Brockley conveyancing solicitor on the Principality panel is any good?

When it comes to conveyancing in Brockley getting recommendations is a good starting point. Before you go ahead, check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also, you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more, will often provide a better service than one advertising the lowest fees. We would always advise that you speak with the solicitor handling your conveyancing.

Should our lawyer be raising enquiries concerning flooding during the conveyancing in Brockley.

Flooding is a growing risk for solicitors conducting conveyancing in Brockley. Plenty of people will purchase a property in Brockley, fully expectant that at some time, it may suffer from flooding. However, aside from the physical damage, where a property is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to get a mortgage, satisfactory building insurance, or sell the property. There are steps that can be taken during the course of a house purchase to forewarn the buyer.

Solicitors are not best placed to give advice on flood risk, however there are a various checks that can be undertaken by the buyer or on a buyer’s behalf which should give them a better appreciation of the risks in Brockley. The conventional set of completed inquiry forms given to a buyer’s conveyancer (where the Conveyancing Protocol is adopted) includes a usual inquiry of the vendor to find out whether the property has suffered from flooding. In the event that flooding has previously occurred which is not disclosed by the seller, then a purchaser may bring a compensation claim stemming from an incorrect response. A buyer’s solicitors may also carry out an environmental report. This should reveal if there is a recorded flood risk. If so, more detailed inquiries will need to be conducted.

Hoping to buy a property located in Brockley and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Brockley. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Brockley area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?

Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Brockley. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found

I have attempted and failed to negotiate with my landlord for a lease extension without getting anywhere. Can I make an application to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal? Can you recommend a Brockley conveyancing firm to assist?

Absolutely. We are happy to put you in touch with a Brockley conveyancing firm who can help.

An example of a Lease Extension decision for a Brockley residence is Flat b 14 Kemble Road in May 2014. The Tribunal assessed the value of the premium payable for the lease extension to be £9,761 This case affected 1 flat.

What makes a Brockley lease unacceptable for security purposes?

There is nothing unique about leasehold conveyancing in Brockley. Most leases are individual and legal mistakes in the legal wording can sometimes mean that certain sections are erroneous. The following missing provisions could result in a defective lease:

    A duty to insure the building A provision for the recovery of money spent for the benefit of another party.

A defective lease can cause problems when trying to sell a property as they can affect a potential buyer’s ability to obtain a mortgage. Nationwide Building Society, The Mortgage Works, and Alliance & Leicester all have very detailed requirements when it comes to what is expected in a lease. If a mortgage lender believes that the lease is problematic they may refuse to grant the mortgage, obliging the purchaser to pull out.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Brockley regulated by the SRA

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

  • Dpna Solicitors, 77 Ladywell Road, London, SE13 7JA
  • Frank Stimpson & Son, 179 Stanstead Road, Forest Hill, London, SE23 1HR
  • Parker Arrenberg Limited, 37 Rushey Green, London, SE6 4AS
  • Kingscourt Solicitors, 117 Catford Hill, London, SE6 4PR
  • Kagan & Co, 245a Lewisham Way, London, SE4 1XF

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Brockley

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Brockley with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • Waterdenes Solicitors, 367 Brockley Road, London, SE4 2AG
  • Bridges Solicitors, 5 Turnham Road, Brockley, London, London, SE4 2HH
  • Dpna Solicitors, 77 Ladywell Road, London, SE13 7JA
  • Astute Legal Solicitors, 22b Catford Hill, Catford, London, SE6 4PX
  • Ineyab Solicitors, 20 - 22, Brockley Cross, Brockley, London, SE4 2AA

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Brockley regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Brockley practicing in commercial conveyancing in Brockley. This could include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Bridges Solicitors, 5 Turnham Road, Brockley, London, London, SE4 2HH
  • Dpna Solicitors, 77 Ladywell Road, London, SE13 7JA
  • Frank Stimpson & Son, 179 Stanstead Road, Forest Hill, London, SE23 1HR
  • Parker Arrenberg Limited, 37 Rushey Green, London, SE6 4AS
  • Kagan & Co, 245a Lewisham Way, London, SE4 1XF

Neighboring Locations

Nunhead
Honor Oak
Brockley
Crofton Park
Rise Park

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

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