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Reasons to use our Charterhouse conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Excellent communication and pure property local knowledge are key benefits that you should look for when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Charterhouse conveyancing can become a lot more complicated due to poor communication between all the parties. The lawyers listed strive to make sure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 2 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory listing bank approved law practices carrying out conveyancing in Charterhouse governed by the SRA or CLC.
  • 3 This site is the first site that enables you the facility to check that your conveyancing in Charterhouse will be carried out by a property lawyer on your lender’s approved panel.
  • 4 The Charterhouse conveyancing practitioners that are identified are dedicated to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to borrowers, sellers and investors in Charterhouse
  • 5 Charterhouse property lawyers have a significant edge when it comes to Charterhouse conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that will impact your sale or purchase

Examples of recent conveyancing in Charterhouse since February 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Charterhouse

At what point does exchange of contracts take place for domestic conveyancing in Charterhouse and do I need to attend the solicitors office?

Where you are in close proximity to our conveyancing solicitors in Charterhouse you are welcome to come in to sign the paperwork. However, the law practices we work with provide a national conveyancing service and give as equally detailed and professional a job for you when dealing with you electronically. The executing of the sale agreement is not the critical part. Signing on the dotted line is necessary for the conveyancer to officially exchange when the time is right, which is ordinarily shortly after signing. The exchange process is is usually a five minute process, although where a long "chain" is in the mix, since the process requires the relevant party's solicitor (not necessarily a conveyancing solicitor in Charterhouse)to be in the office available at the end of the phone to exchange contracts.

Will my conveyancing lawyers need to check that the building insurance for my purchase of a house in Charterhouse. My lender is Tesco Bank

Tesco Bank have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 13/5/2021, the requirements read as follows :

I have been told that property searches are a common cause of obstruction in Charterhouse house deals. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) published conclusions of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature amongst the top 10 causes of hindrances during the legal transfer of property. Searches are not likely to be the root cause of slowing down conveyancing in Charterhouse.

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly picked up during conveyancing in Charterhouse?

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Charterhouse. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a property I have offered on last month in what should have been a simple, no chain conveyancing. Charterhouse is the location of the property. Can you offer any guidance?

Flying freeholds in Charterhouse are rare but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Charterhouse you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds thoroughly. Your bank may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Charterhouse may decide 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 premises.

I have been recommended a conveyancing solicitor in Charterhouse. I I would like to check if they are on the bank's approved list of lawyers. Can you assist?

It’s a good idea phone your solicitor to enquire if they are on the lender's panel. If that does not help get in touch with us and we can make some checks for you. If they are not on the conveyancing panel we we can help find a specialist conveyancing solicitor in Charterhouse on the approved list for your mortgage company.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Charterhouse regulated by the SRA

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

  • Abrahams Dresden Llp, 111 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6AW
  • Chan Neill Solicitors, 107 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6HW
  • Harper & Odell, 61-63 St. John Street., London, EC1M 4AN
  • Kingsley Napley Llp, Knights Quarter, 14 St. John's Lane, London, EC1M 4AJ
  • Simpson Millar Llp, Sycamore House, 5 Sycamore Street, London, EC1Y 0SG

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Charterhouse

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Charterhouse practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Leasehold Valuation Tribunal proceedings

  • Abrahams Dresden Llp, 111 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6AW
  • Chan Neill Solicitors, 107 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6HW
  • Harper & Odell, 61-63 St. John Street., London, EC1M 4AN
  • Kingsley Napley Llp, Knights Quarter, 14 St. John's Lane, London, EC1M 4AJ
  • Simpson Millar Llp, Sycamore House, 5 Sycamore Street, London, EC1Y 0SG

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Charterhouse regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Charterhouse with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Charterhouse. This may include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • Tarlo Lyons Secretaries Limited, Watchmaker Court West, 33 St. John's Lane, London, EC1M 4DB
  • Abrahams Dresden Llp, 111 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6AW
  • Chan Neill Solicitors, 107 Charterhouse Street, London, EC1M 6HW
  • Harper & Odell, 61-63 St. John Street., London, EC1M 4AN
  • Joseph N Bell, 5 St John's Lane, London, EC1M 4BH

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

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