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Top 5 reasons to use our service to help you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in Canning Town

  • 1 There is a distinct possibility the the solicitors for the other party are located in Canning Town - if so sets of solicitors are likely to be on good working terms
  • 2 The Canning Town conveyancing firms that we work with are committed to providing the most cost, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and investors in Canning Town
  • 3 The organisations listed on our web pages have a mix of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters each year.
  • 4 Solicitors accustomed to conveyancing in Canning Town have a grasp oflocal concerns specific to Canning Town and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 5 Over the years Canning Town conveyancer have developed excellent links with Canning Town 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 conveyancing in Canning Town.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Canning Town since January 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Canning Town

Will my conveyancing lawyers need to check that the building insurance for my purchase of a house in Canning Town. My lender is Nationwide Building Society

Nationwide Building Society have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 14/4/2024, the requirements read as follows :

I am planning to move property in June. Does my conveyancing solicitor communicate with the removal company on the day of completion. On a separate note, can you suggest a removal company in Canning Town. Conveyancing solicitor was chosen prior to coming across this page.

On the day of completion you can collect the keys from your selling agent but this can only be done once the vendors conveyancers advise the agent that they have the completion monies and the keys can be collected. You will need to inform the removal men that you are ready to move in. As a matter of policy we do not recommend a particular removal company but can help you find a conveyancing in Canning Town or a firm that specialises in conveyancing in Canning Town.

I have today made my last payment due on my mortgage with HSBC. I assume I don't need a Canning Town conveyancer on the HSBC panel to remove the mortgage at the Land Registry. Am I right?

If you have finished paying off your HSBC mortgage, they may send you evidence showing that you have paid it off. Alternatively they may notify the Land Registry directly. The Land Registry need to see this evidence before they will remove the HSBC mortgage from the register. HSBC, and any evidence they send you, will determine the action you need to take. In cases where no conveyancer is acting for you and you have paid off your mortgage:

  1. but are not moving to another property
  2. where HSBC has sent the Land Registry the discharge electronically, and
  3. HSBC has instructed the Land Registry to do so
The Land Registry will send you a letter confirming that your HSBC mortgage has been paid off.

I am currently in the process of buying my council flat in Canning Town. I have a mortgage agreed with Barclays. Conveyancing is new to me. Can I proceed without a solicitor easily? I think we can but we keep being told I should have one. Any advice?

It is not advisable to proceed with a house purchase without a solicitor. The council's solicitor are not acting for you. You need a solicitor for a number reasons. One of which is to verify what plans the Council have for repairs and refurbishment for the next five years. Many leaseholders have been stung for contributions of thousands of pounds. In any event, if you are getting a mortgage with Barclays, you will need to appoint a solicitor on the Barclays conveyancing panel.

Is it necessary to pay for insurance to cover chancel repairs when buying a residence in Canning Town?

Unless a prior purchase of the property completed post 12 October 2013 you could take it that conveyancing practitioners carrying out conveyancing in Canning Town to continue to advocate a chancel search and or chancel repair liability insurance.

I decided to have a survey completed on a house in Canning Town prior to appointing lawyers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. Our surveyor advised that some banks will not issue a mortgage on this type of premises.

It varies from the lender to lender. Santander has different requirements from Nationwide. Should you wish to call us we can check with the appropriate bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Canning Town. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Canning Town especially if they are familiar with such properties in Canning Town.

I am four weeks into a freehold purchase having been directed to conveyancers by the selling agent to perform conveyancing in Canning Town. We are not happy. Can you help me find new solicitors?

A conveyancer would have to be very bad in order to consider diss instructing them. Has the mortgage been sent? In the event that it has you must make them aware of the replacement solicitor and have the mortgage documents are re-issued. The solicitor ideally should be on the mortgage company panel to avoid added expenses and delays. So that should be your starting point. The find a solicitor tool should help you find a lender approved lawyer for your home move in Canning Town

My wife and I about to complete on the purchase a property in Canning Town but as a result of wreckage from the recent storms I have agreed recompense from the seller of £3k by way of a adjustment in the price. This was going to be addressed as part of the conveyancing process however the mortgage company will not agree to this. Should they have been informed?

Your conveyancer that is on the lender conveyancing panel is duty bound to disclose to the mortgage company of any amendments to the purchase figure. In the event that you did not allow your lawyer to disclose the price change to your bank then they would have to discontinue representing you and the lender.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Canning Town regulated by the SRA

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

  • Edell Jones & Lessers, 1st Floor, 54/56 Barking Road, East Ham, London, London, E6 3BP
  • Nasim & Co Solicitors, 62a Barking Road, East Ham, London, London, E6 3BP
  • Quinns, 1st Floor, 26 Naval Row, London, E14 9PS
  • Taj Solicitors Ltd, 243-247 East India Dock Road, Docklands, London, London, E14 0EG
  • Stone Hart & Stone Limited, 15 Plashet Grove, London, E6 1AQ

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Canning Town regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Canning Town with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Canning Town. This will likely include advice on buying or selling a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit
  • Nasim & Co Solicitors, 62a Barking Road, East Ham, London, London, E6 3BP
  • Edell Jones & Lessers, 1st Floor, 54/56 Barking Road, East Ham, London, London, E6 3BP
  • Quinns, 1st Floor, 26 Naval Row, London, E14 9PS
  • Taj Solicitors Ltd, 243-247 East India Dock Road, Docklands, London, London, E14 0EG
  • Stone Hart & Stone Limited, 15 Plashet Grove, London, E6 1AQ

Planning law solicitors in Canning Town regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Canning Town with expertise in planning law. This may include advice on special planning controls
  • Adams Solicitors, Adams House, 129 Mile End Road, London, E1 4BG
  • Beverley Morris & Co, 35 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Villiage, London, SE3 0TJ
  • Abdullah Solicitors, 56 Mansfield Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 3BD
  • Beverley Morris & Co Incorporating Peter Egan & Co, 62 Lewisham High Street, London, London, SE13 5JH
  • Reynolds Porter Chamberlain Llp, Tower Bridge House, St. Katharines Way, London, E1W 1AA

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

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