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5 reasons to use our service to help you select a high street conveyancing solicitor in Clitheroe

  • 1 You can gain comfort when you choose the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Clitheroe has a number to choose from, but for a truly professional and dependable service many local people have been use the endorsement of this site.
  • 2 Cut price packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these firms are often based hundreds of kilometers away with little appreciation of the factors that impact property transactions in Clitheroe
  • 3 The accumulation of transactions means that Clitheroe conveyancer have established valuable connections with Clitheroe local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of handling your home move in Clitheroe.
  • 4 On the balance of probabilities the the solicitors for the other party are located in Clitheroe - if so sets of conveyancers will be familiar
  • 5 We are the UKs largest residential conveyancing directory listing mortgage company approved law firms conducting conveyancing in Clitheroe regulated and authorised by the SRA or CLC.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Clitheroe since June 2022*


of flat Bowland Court BB7 1AS, acquired for £122,000. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in preparation for completion, agreeing completion date with parties


of terraced property, Lowergate, BB7 1AD completing on 11/07/2022 at a price of £120,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and signed transfer to purchaser’s lawyers


of apartment Taylor Street BB7 1NL, purchased for £95,000. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in readiness for completion, preparing statement detailing charges


of flat Littlemoor Road BB7 1ES, at the agreed price of £157,500. Leasehold conveyancing included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, ordering official copies of the title

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Clitheroe

Please could you recommend a Skipton Building Society accepted Clitheroe conveyancing conveyancer who can have us moved in within a very limited time frame? Am I best advised to go for a high street Clitheroe conveyancer or an internet conveyancer?

We can recommend some very good Clitheroe conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the high street in Clitheroe. Visit some well established firms and ask to speak with a conveyancing solicitor for a costs illustration. Explain your expectations together with the reasons and get a commitment on your deadline. Appoint the lawyer that appears most efficient.

As someone not used to the Clitheroe conveyancing process what’s your top tip you can give me concerning the ownership transfer in Clitheroe

Not many law firms or advisers will tell you this but conveyancing in Clitheroe or throughout Lancashire is an adversarial experience. Put another way, when it comes to conveyancing there is lots of room for confrontation between you and others involved in the legal transfer of property. E.g., the seller, property agent and even potentially your lender. Selecting a law firm for your conveyancing in Clitheroe is a critical decision as your conveyancer is your adviser, and is the SOLE person in the transaction whose responsibility is to look after your best interests and to keep you safe.

There is a worrying increase in the "blame" culture- someone has to be blamed for the process taking so long. You your first instinct should be to trust your lawyer ahead of all other players in the conveyancing process.

Is it necessary to take out insurance to address the risk of chancel repairs when purchasing a residence in Clitheroe?

Unless a prior purchase of the premises took place post 12 October 2013 you could assume that lawyers handling conveyancing in Clitheroe to remain recommending a chancel search and or insurance against a claim.

I have todayfound out that Stirling Law have closed. They conducted my conveyancing in Clitheroe for a purchase of a leasehold apartment 9 months ago. How can I be sure that the property is in my name in the name of the previous owner?

The easiest method to see if the premises is registered to you, you can make a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Clitheroe conveyancing specialists.

How does conveyancing in Clitheroe differ for new build properties?

Most buyers of new build property in Clitheroe contact us having been asked by the developer to sign contracts and commit to the purchase even before the residence is ready to move into. This is because new home sellers in Clitheroe tend to acquire the site, plan the estate and want to get the plots sold off as they are building the properties. Buyers, therefore, will have to exchange contracts without actually seeing the house they are buying. To reduce the chances of losing the property, buyers should instruct conveyancing solicitors as soon as the property is reserved and mortgage applications should be submitted quickly. Due to the fact that it could be several months and even years between exchange of contracts and completion, the mortgage offer may need to be extended. It would be wise to use a lawyer who specialises in new build conveyancing especially if they are used to new build conveyancing in Clitheroe or who has acted in the same development.

Is it possible to change conveyancer as I have to select one who is on the Godiva Mortgages Ltd conveyancing panel. I was using a family conveyancing solicitor in Clitheroe round the corner but he is not approved by Godiva Mortgages Ltd

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Clitheroe on the Godiva Mortgages Ltd panel. Please note that the law firms that we work with do not pay us a referral fee if you instruct them and are under regulation of the Solicitors Regulation Authority who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Clitheroe. Using the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this website, you can compare costs for conveyancing solicitors in Clitheroe and beyond.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Clitheroe

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Clitheroe with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Steele & Son With Bagot Heyes, Castlegate, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 1AZ
  • Chenery Maher Ltd, 21 Church Street, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 2DF
  • Ruth Moores & Co, 18 Railway View Road, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 2HE
  • Backhouse Jones Limited, The Printworks, Ribble Valley Enterprise Park, Hey Road, Barrow, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9WD

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Clitheroe regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Clitheroe specialising in commercial conveyancing in Clitheroe. This may include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Steele & Son With Bagot Heyes, Castlegate, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 1AZ
  • Houldsworth Hall Limited, Pullman House, 2-4 Duck Street, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 1LP
  • Chenery Maher Ltd, 21 Church Street, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 2DF
  • Ruth Moores & Co, 18 Railway View Road, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 2HE
  • Backhouse Jones Limited, The Printworks, Ribble Valley Enterprise Park, Hey Road, Barrow, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9WD

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Clitheroe?

Licensed Conveyancers specialise in the legalities surrounding purchasing and selling property and cover conveyancing throughout England and Wales as well as Clitheroe. If instructing a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you should:
  • Receive an honest and lawful service.
  • Receive a high standard of legal services.
  • Enjoy the benefit of your transaction dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Receive a high quality of service due to your lawyer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Receive a service which is accessible and responsive to your specific requirements.
  • Not feel discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the standard you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Have your specific needs taken into account should a complaint be made.
  • Have a swift, impartial and comprehensive service if if a complaint is registered about your conveyancing in Clitheroe.

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

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