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Conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury : Keep it Local

Reasons to use our Chipping Sodbury conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 The accumulation of transactions means that Chipping Sodbury lawyer have established valuable links with Chipping Sodbury local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of dealing with your conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury.
  • 2 The firms listed on our directory have a variation of conveyancing solicitors, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters each year.
  • 3 Chipping Sodbury solicitors will acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 4 Regardless other companies inform you it could be important to pop into your lawyer to execute legal papers. There are enough parties with an interest in a house sale without needing to add Royal Mail into the mix.
  • 5 The Chipping Sodbury conveyancing firms that are identified are committed to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and investors in Chipping Sodbury

Examples of recent conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury since November 2023*


of semi-detached residence, Sundridge Park, BS37 4DH completing on 22/11/2023 at a price of £320,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, agreeing completion date with parties, preparing statement detailing charges


of house property, Manor Road, BS30 5RG completing on 17/11/2023 at a price of £1,120,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s conveyancer

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury

Our solicitor has identified a a legal deficiency with the lease for the property we are buying in Chipping Sodbury. The other side have suggested title insurance as a solution. We are happy with insurance and will cover the costs. Our property lawyer says that he must check that the mortgage company is content with this solution. Who is the client here, us or the bank?

Notwithstanding that you have a mortgage offer from the mortgage company does not mean to say that the property will meet their requirements for the purposes of a mortgage. Your lawyer has to ensure that the lease has to comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook conditions. You and the lender are the client. The appropriate lender provisions must be adhered to.

We are expecting a mortgage offer soon. The bank mentioned the loan came with free conveyancing. Is the implication that I have to instruct their panel solicitor as I would prefer to instruct a Chipping Sodbury based conveyancing firm?

You should check but the chances are that allocate you one of their panel solicitors should you take up the "fee-free" deal. Call the bank to explore if they make available a monetary alternative. In the past a few mortgage companies offered a £250 cashback as an alternative in which case that money can go towards your preferred conveyancing solicitor near Chipping Sodbury.

Various internet forums that I have come across warn that are a common reason for hinderance in Chipping Sodbury conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released determinations of research by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature within the most frequent causes of hindrances during the legal transfer of property. Local searches are unlikely to feature in any slowing down conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury.

It has been 4 months following my purchase conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury took place. I have checked the Land Registry website which shows that I paid £175,000 when infact I paid £215,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the premises from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

How do I locate a Chipping Sodbury solicitor on the Barclays conveyancing panel? I have a car and am prepared to travel upto 20miles to meet the solicitor.

You can use the search on this page. Please choose the mortgage company and your location and you will see a number of Chipping Sodbury conveyancing lawyers based on proximity. We have detailed some Chipping Sodbury conveyancing firms at the bottom of this page and you can ring them to check if they are on the Barclays panel

It's been quite a while since I last purchased a property. Searching on the web suggests that the costs range considerably. Is it possible for you to recommend a good Chipping Sodbury conveyancing practitioner that can assist me as well as represent Clydesdale?

The purpose of this site is limited to being a directory service for conveyancing practitioners who want to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Clydesdale in certain areas for example Chipping Sodbury . We dont recommend any particular conveyancing practitioner.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Chipping Sodbury

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Chipping Sodbury practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on service charge disputes and the right to manage

  • Beaufort Montague Harris, Old Bank House, 79 Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AD
  • Clutton Cox Limited, Parliament House, 4 High Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AH

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury?

Licensed Conveyancers support the transfer of ownership of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing throughout England and Wales as well as Chipping Sodbury. When using a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you should:
  • Enjoy the benefit of an honest and lawful service.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a high standard of legal services.
  • Receive your transaction dealt with using care, skill and legal competence.
  • Have a high quality of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Receive a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • Not feel discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • Not receive a service which is below the level you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Have your individual needs taken into account should you make a complaint.
  • Have a timeous, objective and comprehensive service where if a complaint is made about your conveyancing in Chipping Sodbury.

Chipping Sodbury commercial property solicitors provide expert offering advice on numerous aspects of commercial property law

    Acquisitions and disposals of property portfolios at commercial auctions Property finance transactions, including sale and leaseback Commercial finance including remortgages Property realisations and advice for insolvency practitioners Commercial development (from overage and options through to site acquisitions and construction) Buying, selling and leasing land for registered charities

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

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