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Reasons to use our Cardigan conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 On the balance of probabilities the other side’s conveyancers are located in Cardigan - if so both parties are likely to be familiar
  • 2 Notwithstanding what alternative on-line conveyancers tell you it just might be necessary to visit your lawyer to sign legal papers. There are enough parties engaged in a homemove without having to include the postman into the pot.
  • 3 Cardigan property lawyers will acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 4 The Cardigan conveyancing firms that are listed are dedicated to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and remortgagors in Cardigan
  • 5 We are the UKs most comprehensive residential conveyancing directory listing mortgage company approved property lawyers delivering conveyancing in Cardigan registered with the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Cardigan since December 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Cardigan

Would the conveyancing practitioners to be found on your site conduct auction conveyancing in Cardigan?

There are a number of niche practitioners we can put you in touch with those specialising in auction conveyancing. Cardigan is one of the many areas of where our lawyers have offices.

Will lawyers request money up-front for conveyancing in Cardigan?

If you are buying a property in Cardigan your lawyer will request that you place them with monies to cover the the cost of the conveyancing searches. Ordinarily this is needed to cover the fees of the conveyancing searches. If any down payment is as part of the purchase price then this will be asked for shortly in advance of contracts are exchanged. The final balance that is needed should be sent to your lawyer shortly before completion.

I moved into my flat on 12 January and the transaction details is not yet registered. Any reason for this? My conveyancing solicitor in Cardigan expressed confidence that it should be registered inside ten days. Are properties in Cardigan uniquely lengthy to register?

As far as conveyancing in Cardigan is concerned, registration is no faster or slower than anywhere else in England and Wales. Rather than based on location, timeframes can differ subject to the party submitting the application, whether there are errors and whether the Land registry communicate with any 3rd parties. At present approximately three quarters of such applications are fully addressed in less than three weeks but some can be subject to protracted hold-ups. Registration is effected after the buyer has moved in to the premises so registration formalities is not typically an essential issue yet if there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your lawyers could speak with the land registry and explain the circumstances.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a property I have offered on two weeks back in what was supposed to be a straight forward, chain free conveyancing. Cardigan is where the house is located. Can you offer any assistance?

Flying freeholds in Cardigan are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Cardigan you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds diligently. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Cardigan may determine 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 residence.

I have been sourcing a conveyancing solicitor in Cardigan for my house move. Is there any facility to check a solicitor's record with the legal regulator?

Members of the public can find published Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) determinations stemming from investigations commenced on or after 1 January 2008. Go to Check a solicitor's record. To find records about the period before 1 January 2008, or to check a solicitors history, ring 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 09.30 - 18.00 Tuesday. International callers, dial +44 (0)121 329 6800. The SRA may recorded call for training requirements.

How much will conveyancing in Cardigan cost?

The total sum levied for conveyancing in Cardigan are likely to be calculated at:

  1. a standard charge; or
  2. an hourly rate (i.e. the time spent on the particular case).

In practice very few Cardigan conveyancing companies charge by the clock

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Cardigan regulated by the SRA

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

  • Morgan & Richardson Cyf Limited, 7 St. Mary Street, Cardigan, Dyfed, SA43 1HB
  • Welch & Co (solicitors) Ltd, 40 St. Mary Street, Cardigan, Ceredigion, SA43 1ET
  • George Davies And Evans Limited, Castle Chambers, Grosvenor Hill, Cardigan, Ceredigion, SA43 1HX
  • Taylor Lewis Solicitors, Bingham House, Pendre, Cardigan, Dyfed, SA43 1JU

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Cardigan regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Cardigan practicing in commercial conveyancing in Cardigan. This may include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Welch & Co (solicitors) Ltd, 40 St. Mary Street, Cardigan, Ceredigion, SA43 1ET
  • George Davies And Evans Limited, Castle Chambers, Grosvenor Hill, Cardigan, Ceredigion, SA43 1HX
  • Taylor Lewis Solicitors, Bingham House, Pendre, Cardigan, Dyfed, SA43 1JU

Domestic conveyancing in Cardigan normally includes the following:

  • Obtaining instructions from the appropriate parties
  • Checking the title unregistered or registered
  • Ordering Cardigan searches for the property
  • Reviewing draft contract pack and other documentation received from the vendor’s lawyer
  • Raising queries with the seller’s lawyer
  • Negotiating the sale contract
  • Analysing replies prepared by the owner to pre-contract enquiries
  • Negotiating the Transfer document
  • Guiding the purchasing in respect of the mortgage offer: (if appropriate)
  • Drafting and sending the purchaser a report on title (that is; a breakdown of all findings on the property)
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then preparing for completion
  • Completing and submitting to HM Revenue and Customs the correct SDLT forms and payment
  • Registering the buyer and the home loan (if relevant) at the HM Land Registry.

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

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