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Top reasons to use our service to assist you find a local conveyancing solicitor in Colliers Wood

  • 1 Cut price packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these firms are often located hundreds of miles away with little appreciation of the factors that impact property transactions in Colliers Wood
  • 2 The Colliers Wood conveyancing firms that we work with are committed to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to borrowers, sellers and remortgagors in Colliers Wood
  • 3 Notwithstanding what alternative on-line conveyancers say it may be important to pop into your conveyancer to execute contracts. There are various parties with engaged in a conveyancing transaction without having to include Royal Mail into the mix.
  • 4 There is a distinct possibility the the lawyers for the other party are based in Colliers Wood - if so both parties are likely to have worked on conveyancing matters in the past
  • 5 Colliers Wood property lawyers have a significant advantage when it comes to Colliers Wood conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will affect your home move

Examples of recent conveyancing in Colliers Wood since October 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Colliers Wood

At what point will exchange of contracts occur in sale conveyancing in Colliers Wood and am I required to be at the conveyancers office?

If you are round the corner to our conveyancing solicitors in Colliers Wood you are welcome to come in to sign the paperwork. That being said, the firms we recommend provide countrywide coverage for conveyancing and give just as diligent and professional a job for you when communicating with you digitally. The signing of the contract is not when everything is set in stone. Signing on the dotted line is necessary for the firm to address the formalities when the time is right, which is ordinarily shortly after signing. The procedure is is usually a five minute process, although where a lengthy "chain" is in the mix, since the process requires the relevant party's solicitor (not necessarily a conveyancing solicitor in Colliers Wood)to be in the office available at the end of the phone to exchange contracts.

My lawyer in Colliers Wood is not listed on the Santander Approved Panel. Is it possible for me to use my prefered solicitor even though they are not on the Santander approved list?

Your options are as follows:

  1. Carry on with your preferred Colliers Wood solicitors but Santander will need to use a lawyer on their panel. This will inevitably rack up the overall conveyancing fees as well as result in frustration.
  2. Choose an alternative lawyer to to deal with the conveyancing, not forgetting to check they are Convince your solicitor to do everything within their powers to join the Santander conveyancing panel

I used Arc property Solicitors several years ago for my conveyancing in Colliers Wood. Now, I need the documents but the law firm has closed. What do I do?

Do contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracking down your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Colliers Wood of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously instructed, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.

I am using a search engine for the words cheap conveyancing in Colliers Wood it shows results of many property lawyersin the area. How do I determine which is the suitable conveyancer for my move?

The ideal way of seeking a suitable conveyancer is via personal testimonial, so ask friends and family who have bought a property in Colliers Wood or a reputable estate agent or mortgage broker. Fees for conveyancing in Colliers Wood vary, so it's advisable to request a minimum of four quotes from varying types of property lawyers. Be sure to seek confirmation that the charges are guaranteed not to to be inflated.

After months of negotiations we simply can't agree with our landlord on how much the lease extension should cost for our flat in Colliers Wood. Does the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal have jurisdiction to calculate the appropriate figures?

if there is a absentee landlord or if there is dispute about the premium for a lease extension, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can apply to the LVT to judgment on the sum to be paid.

An example of a Lease Extension case for a Colliers Wood premises is 14 Nutwell Street in January 2014. The premium payable for the acquisition of a new lease of the subject premises was in the sum of £30,523 This case related to 1 flat. The unexpired term was 62.94 years.

What makes a Colliers Wood lease problematic?

There is nothing unique about leasehold conveyancing in Colliers Wood. Most leases are unique and legal mistakes in the legal wording can sometimes mean that certain sections are erroneous. The following missing provisions could result in a defective lease:

    A duty to insure the building

You may have difficulties when selling your property if you have a defective lease primarily because it impacts on the ability to obtain a mortgage on the property. Birmingham Midshires, Leeds Building Society, and Alliance & Leicester all have express conveyancing instructions when it comes to what is expected in a lease. If a mortgage lender believes that the lease is problematic they may refuse to grant the mortgage, obliging the buyer to withdraw.

Should I cancel my mortgage payments with Nottingham once a completion date for my sale in Colliers Wood has been agreed?

You would be well advised to maintain meeting any mortgage sums to Nottingham until the mortgage is paid off on completion as part of your Colliers Wood conveyancing.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Colliers Wood regulated by the SRA

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

  • Dean Manson Llp, 243 Mitcham Road, London, SW17 9JQ
  • Mahesen & Co, 30 Mellison Road, London, SW17 9AY
  • Kanaga Solicitors, 108 High Street Colliers Wood, London, SW19 2BT
  • Kenwright & Lynch, 2 Mitcham Road, Tooting Broadway, London, SW17 0TF
  • Broadway, First Floor, 40 Tooting High Street, London, SW17 0RG

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Colliers Wood regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Colliers Wood but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG
  • Property Transfer Co-ordination Ptc, Corner House, KT1 2NR
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY

Planning law solicitors in Colliers Wood regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Colliers Wood specialising in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including compulsory purchases in Colliers Wood
  • Ashworths Solicitors Llp, The Old Exchange, 12 Compton Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 7QD
  • Capsticks Solicitors Llp, 1 St. Georges Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 4DR
  • Crescent Law, 81 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP
  • Gregsons, St Christophers House, 19 Tabor Grove, London, SW19 4EX
  • Jeremy Marozzi & Co Solicitors, 12 Merton Park Parade, Wimbledon, London, SW19 3NT

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