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  • 1 Our site offers largest residential conveyancing directory listing lender approved law firms delivering conveyancing in Catford regulated and authorised by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 2 There is a strong possibility the the solicitors for the other party are based in Catford - if so both parties will be less confrontational
  • 3 Retaining the services of a a family Solicitor on the whole results in a more personal touch. When using a large conveyancing firm, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who who update you by reading from their computer screens.
  • 4 You can rest easier when choose the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Catford has a number to pick from, but for a truly professional and reliable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.
  • 5 Catford solicitor are the key to a successful Catford conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction

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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Catford

Please could you recommend a Accord Mortgages Ltd accepted Catford conveyancing practice who can have us moved in within a short deadline? Am I best advised to go for a high street Catford solicitor or an online comparison site?

We would be happy to suggest some excellent Catford conveyancing firms. You can also walk up the high street in Catford. Go in to two or three firms and request to see a conveyancing solicitor for a fee estimate. Discuss your requirements together with your reasons and get a commitment on your deadline. Appoint the lawyer that you are most comfortable with.

In what way does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Catford? What am I being asked for?

It is indeed that case that these requests have nothing to do with conveyancing in Catford. However these days you will not be able to proceed with any conveyancing deal if you have not handing over proof of your identity. Ordinarily this takes the form of a either your passport or driving licence plus a bank statement. Remember if you are providing your driving licence as proof of identification it must be both the paper element as well as the photo card part, one is not acceptable without the other.

Proof of the source of funds is required under Money Laundering Regulations. Don’t be offended when when this is requested of you as your conveyancer must retain this information on record. Your Catford conveyancing lawyer will require evidence of proof of funds prior to accepting any money from you into their client account and they will also ask additional queries concerning the source of monies.

The deeds to our home are lost. The solicitors who dealt with the conveyancing in Catford 10 years ago no longer exist. What do I do?

These day there are duplicates made of almost everything, and your conveyancer will be aware exactly where to find all the suitable paperwork so you may purchase or dispose of your property without a hitch. If duplicates are not available, your solicitor may be able to put in place insurance or indemnities protecting you against possible claims on the property.

The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build apartment in Catford. Conveyancing is daunting at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build legal work.

Set out below is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Catford

    Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease. Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified. The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided. Please supply a car parking plan. If there are lifts in the building, please confirm that the owners of flats on the ground and basement floors will not be required to contribute towards the cost of maintenance and renewal.

Due to the input of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a property in Catford prior to instructing lawyers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold aspect to the property. Our surveyor has said that some banks may refuse to issue a mortgage on such a premises.

It varies from the lender to lender. Santander has different instructions for example to Halifax. Should you wish to telephone us we can investigate further with the relevant mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Catford. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Catford especially if they are acquainted with such properties in Catford.

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

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

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Catford

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Catford 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

  • Maus Solicitors, Global House, 228 Brownhill Road, London, SE6 1AT
  • Morrison Spowart Ltd, 191 - 193 Rushey Green, Catford, London, SE6 4BD
  • Astute Legal Solicitors, 22b Catford Hill, Catford, London, SE6 4PX
  • Dpna Solicitors, 77 Ladywell Road, London, SE13 7JA
  • Kingscourt Solicitors, 117 Catford Hill, London, SE6 4PR

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Catford regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Catford specialising in commercial conveyancing in Catford. This could include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Maus Solicitors, Global House, 228 Brownhill Road, London, SE6 1AT
  • Parker Arrenberg Limited, 37 Rushey Green, London, SE6 4AS
  • Dpna Solicitors, 77 Ladywell Road, London, SE13 7JA
  • A S Solicitors, James House, 382 Lee High Road, London, London, SE12 8RW
  • Jein Solicitors, Jein Buildings, 3 - 5 Lee High Road, Lewisham, London, SE13 5LD

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Catford regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Catford but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY

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