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Reasons to use our Charlton conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 The firms identified on our web pages have a mix of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases annually.
  • 2 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these firms are often based hundreds of kilometers away with little understanding of the factors that affect property transactions in Charlton
  • 3 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Charlton regularly deal withlocal issues peculiar to Charlton and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and faster conveyancing.
  • 4 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have excellent personal links with Charlton selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 The hallmark of our conveyancing solicitors in Charlton is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by national chain estate agents) often falls short of the high standards of professionalism you would hope for.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Charlton since April 2019*


of apartment Delafield Road SE7 7NN, purchased for £305,000. Leasehold conveyancing work included: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, agreeing completion date with parties


of semi premises, Sundorne Road, SE7 7PP completing on 26/04/2019 at a price of £530,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, agreeing completion date with parties


of flat Charlton Church Lane SE7 7AA, at purchase amount of £385,000. Leasehold conveyancing included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries


of semi-detached premises, Guild Road, SE7 8HW completing on 26/04/2019 at a price of £445,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, preparing statement detailing charges, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s solicitor

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Charlton

My financial adviser says he needs my Charlton lawyer’ panel member for the Santander conveyancing panel. What is the best way to obtain this. I have contacted my local Charlton branch but they cant find it on their system.

You are best placed to get this information from your Charlton solicitor . Most Charlton conveyancing firms will keep a file or database of lender panel information which would include, if applicable, their conveyancing panel details for each bank.

We are about to exchange buying a property in Charlton but as a result of wreckage from the recent storms I have was able negotiate reparation from the current proprietors of £3k in the form of a adjustment in the price. This was going to be addressed as part of amending the contract but Yorkshire BS are not allowing this. Should they have been involved?

Your solicitor being on the Yorkshire BS conveyancing panel is required to inform Yorkshire BS of any amendments to the purchase price. If you were to refuse your conveyancing practitioner to report the price change to Yorkshire BS then they would have to discontinue acting for you. In addition, Yorkshire BS and you would have to appoint a new conveyancer for your conveyancing in Charlton.

I am purchasing a house and require a conveyancing solicitor in Charlton who is on the Barclays Direct approved. Can you recommend a local conveyancing firm?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Barclays Direct in certain locations such as Charlton. We dont recommend any particular firm.

Should commercial conveyancing searches reveal impending roadworks that could affect a commercial premises in Charlton?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in Charlton will conduct a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers spend in investigating accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Charlton. The report provides definitive information on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Charlton.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Charlton it is critical to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately can cause delays to Charlton commercial conveyancing transactions as well as pose a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not carried out for residential conveyancing in Charlton.

Have purchased a a detached house in Charlton , how long should it take for the Land Registry to deal with the formalities evidencing my ownership? My Charlton conveyancing solicitor works at snail pace, so I want to be certain that my purchase is registered.

As far as conveyancing in Charlton registration is no faster or slower than anywhere else in the country. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can vary depending on the party submitting the application, whether it is in order and if the Land registry must send notices to any other persons or bodies. Currently approximately three quarters of such applications are fully addressed in less than three weeks but occasionally there can be longer delays. Historically registration takes place after the buyer is living at the property thus an expedited registration is not always an essential issue yet where it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your lawyers could communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for the application to be prioritised.

Do I need to be suspicious that estate agents that I am dealing with are recommending a factory type conveyancing firm rather than a local Charlton conveyancing firm?

As with lots of professional services, often recommendations from family and friends can be worth their weight in gold. Nevertheless there are lots of parties with a vested interest in a conveyancing matter; estate agents, financial adviser and banks might all put forward conveyancers to choose. Sometimes the lawyers might be known to one of the organisations as one of the best in their field, but sometimes there may be a commercial relationship behind the endorsement. You have the discretion to select your preferred lawyer. You need to be aware that the majority of lenders specify a panel list of conveyancers you have to use for the mortgage related work in your conveyancing.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Charlton

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Charlton specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Service charge disputes

  • Oasis Solicitors, 8 The Village, Charlton, London, SE7 8UD
  • Victory At Law Solicitors, 74a Woolwich Road, Greenwich, London, SE10 0JU
  • Saviours Solicitors, 1a Barnard Close, London, SE18 6JQ
  • Atlantic Solicitors, Suite 209 Island Business Centre, 18-36 Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, London, SE18 6PF
  • James Solicitors, Ground Floor, 18-36 Wellington Street, London, SE18 6PF

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Charlton regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Charlton but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • T J Ball & Company, 49 Leytonstone Road, E15 1JA
  • Cain Associates Llp, 297 The Broadway, DA6 8DG
  • Suriya & Douglas, Suite B, 7th Floor, Charter House, IG1 1UF

Planning law solicitors in Charlton regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Charlton specialising in planning law. This could include advice on making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Beverley Morris & Co, 35 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Villiage, London, SE3 0TJ
  • Beverley Morris & Co Incorporating Peter Egan & Co, 62 Lewisham High Street, London, London, SE13 5JH
  • Hadfield & Co, 1 Central Avenue, Welling, Kent, DA16 3AX
  • Adams Solicitors, Adams House, 129 Mile End Road, London, E1 4BG
  • Apex Law Llp, 3 The Pantiles, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA7 5HH

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

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