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Top 5 reasons to use our service to help you choose a high street conveyancing solicitor in Coningsby

  • 1 The Coningsby conveyancing firms that are listed are committed to supplying value for money, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and remortgagors in Coningsby
  • 2 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these organisations are often based many miles away with limited appreciation of the factors that affect property transactions in Coningsby
  • 3 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in Coningsby is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) often falls short of the high standards of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 4 We are the UKs largest domestic conveyancing directory service identifying lender approved property lawyers delivering conveyancing in Coningsby who are regulated by the SRA or CLC.
  • 5 There is a strong possibility the other side’s lawyers are based in Coningsby - if so sets of lawyers are likely to be familiar

Examples of recent conveyancing in Coningsby since October 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Coningsby

At what point can the exchange of contracts happen for residential conveyancing in Coningsby and do I need to attend the conveyancers branch?

If you are local to our conveyancing solicitors in Coningsby you are invited in to sign documents. That being said, the firms we work with provide a countrywide conveyancing service and give just as comprehensive and professional a job for you when dealing with you by post or email. The executing of the contract is not the point of no return. A signed contract is necessary for the solicitor to address the formalities when the time is right, which will usually be very shortly after signing. The procedure is is usually a five minute process, although where an extended "chain" is in the mix, since the process requires the relevant party's solicitor (not necessarily a conveyancing solicitor in Coningsby)to be in the office at the appropriate time.

I have been told that property searches are the primary reason for obstruction in Coningsby conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) has noted the conclusions of research by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature within the top 10 causes of delays in the conveyancing process. Searches are unlikely to be the root cause of slowing down conveyancing in Coningsby.

My wife and I purchased a renovated Georgian house in Coningsby. Conveyancing practitioner acted for me and Santander. I did a free Land Registry search last week and I saw two entries: one for freehold, the second leasehold with the exact same property. If a house is not a freehold shouldn't I have been informed?

You need to assess the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register for mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered owner of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Coningsby and other locations in the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they mortgage they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with mortgage companies. You can also check the situation with the conveyancing solicitor who conducted the conveyancing.

What does commercial conveyancing in Coningsby cover?

Coningsby conveyancing for business premises covers a broad range of guidance, provided by regulated solicitors, relating to business premises. By way of example, this area of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more commonly, the assignment of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial mortgages and the termination of tenancies.

We're first time buyers - agreed a price, yet the selling agent informed us that the owners will only go ahead if we appoint their recommended lawyers as they need a ‘quick sale’. Our preferred option is to instruct a high street conveyancer used to conveyancing in Coningsby

It is highly unlikely the owners are behind this. If they desire ‘a quick sale', taking such a hostile approach to a motivated buyer is is going to put the whole deal at risk. Avoid the agents and go straight to the owners and make sure they comprehend that (a)you are keen to buy (b)you are excited to move forward, with mortgage lined up © you are unencumbered (d) you wish to move quickly (e)however you are going to use your preferred Coningsby conveyancing lawyers - not the ones that will give the estate agent a referral fee or achieve conveyancing targets pre-set by HQ.

Some weeks ago I was told by my mortgage company that their approved lawyers operate no completion no fee basis for conveyancing in Coningsby. I had a purchase abort nevertheless the solicitors have requested search fees! They say the fees are seperate!

By offering "no completion no fee" Coningsby conveyancing firms are foregoing their fees for any work conducted. We must stress this does not constitute an insurance scheme. Disbursements aren’t covered – where the solicitor have to pay money out to third parties, for instance Coningsby local search fees

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

Licensed Conveyancers support the transfer of ownership of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing nationwide not just Coningsby. When appointed a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you can expect:
  • Enjoy the benefit of an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Have a high standard of legal services.
  • Receive your matters dealt with using care, skill and legal competence.
  • Be supplied with a high standard 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.
  • To receive the level you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Ensure your specific needs taken into account should you make a complaint.
  • Have a speedy, independent and comprehensive service if making a complaint about your conveyancing in Coningsby about your conveyancing in Coningsby.

Purchase conveyancing in Coningsby normally consists of the following:

  • Obtaining instructions from the appropriate parties
  • Checking the title to the property
  • Undertaking Coningsby searches for the property
  • Considering the draft contract pack and other documentation collated by the vendor’s conveyancer
  • Submitting questions with the vendor’s conveyancer
  • Agreeing the wording of the sale agreement
  • Assessing replies provided by the seller to pre-contract enquiries
  • Negotiating a Transfer document
  • Advising the buyer in respect of the mortgage offer: (if appropriate)
  • Drawing up and sending the purchaser a report on title (that is; a breakdown of all findings on the property)
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then preparing for completion
  • Preparing and submitting to HM Revenue and Customs the appropriate stamp duty forms and payment
  • Registering the transfer of ownership and the mortgage (where relevant) at the Land Registry.

Transfer of Equity conveyancing in Coningsby is a complex business, both legally and administratively. The exact order of events varies slightly, below are some of the tasks in the process:

  • Taking instructions from parties involved
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Following instructions from the bank (where relevant)
  • Agreeing the terms of the transaction
  • Preparing the Transfer or approving draft Transfer
  • Agreeing adjustments to the the Transfer deed
  • Communicating with parties with regards to the Transfer
  • Agreeing and preparing for completion
  • Receiving and transferring monies to the appropriate parties
  • Completing and submitting to HM Revenue and Customs the appropriate Land Tax forms and payment
  • Registering the change in proprietorship and the home loan (if appropriate) at the HM Land Registry.

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