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5 reasons to let us assist you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in Chelmsford

  • 1 Chelmsford lawyers work in conjunction with Chelmsford estate agents, property finders, surveyors, lenders and other professionals to ensure that a quality service is provided to clients every step of the way, helping make the process as straightforward as possible
  • 2 Personal touch and pure property local knowledge are key benefits that you should seek when choosing conveyancing solicitors. Chelmsford conveyancing can be made significantly more stressful as a result of poor communication between all the parties. The lawyers we work with endeavour to make sure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments quickly.
  • 3 Property lawyer conveyancing solicitors have very good personal connections with Chelmsford estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 4 This site is the only site that enables you the facility to ensure that your conveyancing in Chelmsford will be carried out by a property lawyer on your lender’s authorised panel.
  • 5 Chances are that the other side’s conveyancers are located in Chelmsford - if so sets of conveyancers will be on good working terms

Examples of recent conveyancing in Chelmsford since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Chelmsford

We see that you have a search directory listing law firms on the Yorkshire BS conveyancing panel. Do firms pay you a commission if I retain them for our conveyancing in Chelmsford?

We are a listing service only for law firms wishing to communicate if they are on the Yorkshire BS conveyancing panel or other lender panels. We do not charge referral fees to any conveyancer that you subsequently appoint for your conveyancing in Chelmsford.

We just had an offer accepted to purchase with Norwich and Peterborough Building Society. I called into a couple of local firms yet cant to find a Chelmsford conveyancing firm on the Norwich and Peterborough Building Society approved list. Can you help?

Feel free to take advantage of the search tool on this web page. Please choose the building society and type Chelmsford or your preferred area and you will see numerous conveyancers based in Chelmsford or nearest you.

Various internet forums that I have come across warn that are a common reason for hinderance in Chelmsford house deals. Is this right?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released findings of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature amongst the most frequent causes of delays in the conveyancing process. Local searches are unlikely to be the root cause of slowing down conveyancing in Chelmsford.

Due to the guidance of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a property in Chelmsford ahead of retaining lawyers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold overhang to the property. Our surveyor has said that some banks tend refuse to grant a loan on such a home.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Santander has different instructions from Halifax. If you contact us we can investigate further via the relevant lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Chelmsford. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Chelmsford to see if the conveyancing costs will increase in light of this.

I need to retain a conveyancing solicitor for remortgage conveyancing in Chelmsford. I have discover a site which looks to be the perfect offering If it is possible to get all formalities done via phone that would be ideal. Do I need to be wary? What are the potential pitfalls?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

Why do Chelmsford conveyancing costs are higher for leasehold and freehold properties?

Leasehold conveyancing in Chelmsford will often involve additional work such as checking the lease, corresponding with the landlord, obtaining up to date rent receipts, landlord’s consents, management company’s accounts etc.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Chelmsford regulated by the SRA

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

  • Tolhurst Fisher Llp, Marlborough House, Victoria Road South, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1LN
  • Backhouse Solicitors Ltd, 71 Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1JU
  • Leonard Gray Llp, 72-74 Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1JY
  • Hill & Abbott Limited, Threadneedle House, 9/10 Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1XH
  • Nigel Broadhead Mynard, 32 Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2QG

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Chelmsford regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Chelmsford with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Chelmsford. This may include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • Tolhurst Fisher Llp, Marlborough House, Victoria Road South, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1LN
  • Backhouse Solicitors Ltd, 71 Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1JU
  • Leonard Gray Llp, 72-74 Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1JY
  • Hill & Abbott Limited, Threadneedle House, 9/10 Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1XH
  • Nigel Broadhead Mynard, 32 Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2QG

Planning law solicitors in Chelmsford regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Chelmsford specialising in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including special planning controls
  • Hill & Abbott Limited, Threadneedle House, 9/10 Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1XH
  • Gepp & Sons Solicitors Llp, 58 New London Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 0PA

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