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Reasons to use our Cudham conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Chances are that the the lawyers for the other party are based in Cudham - if so sets of lawyers are likely to be less confrontational
  • 2 Over the years Cudham solicitor have developed excellent links with Cudham local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of dealing with your home move in Cudham.
  • 3 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor in the main results in a more personal touch. Online forums bear testimony to the idea that in appointing a large conveyancing firm, your transaction is dealt with by a team of people who who update you by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 4 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Cudham are familiar with the local concerns specific to Cudham and therefore you may benefit from better advice and speedier conveyancing.
  • 5 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have excellent personal links with Cudham selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Cudham since January 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Cudham

The vendors of the home we are looking to purchase have appointed a conveyancing practitioner in Cudham who has suggested a lock out agreement with a non-refundable deposit 6,000. Are such arrangements appropriate for Cudham conveyancing transactions?

This kind of arrangement is unusual in Cudham, conveyancers are not keen on them as they detract from the main conveyancing focus and if you end up losing your deposit then the lawyer is left exposed. Secondly, there is no certainty that just because the proprietor has executed a lock out agreement they will sell to you. They may be inclined to break the contract if they receive a big enough incentive to do so because a wronged claimant with the benefit of a exclusivity agreement will still be duty bound to show losses as a consequence of the breach and this may not compare to the extra amount that the owner may gain by reneging on the contract, however morally condemnable it undoubtedly is.

Is there a reason why leasehold purchase conveyancing in Cudham costs more?

Cudham leasehold conveyancing transactions usually involve additional investigations than freeholds including investigating the Lease, liaising with the Landlord such as serving appropriate notices on the Landlord or managing agent, obtaining up-to-date service charge and management information, obtaining Landlord’s consents and reviewing management accounts and formation documents.

My mortgage company has suggested a law firm on their panel based in Cudham but I would rather choose a conveyancing lawyer in Cudham or nearer to where I live. Are you able to assist?

It is by no means the case that all Cudham conveyancing practitioners are approved and listed on all lender’s conveyancing panel. Use our search tool to identify a Cudham conveyancing conveyancer on the on the lender panel.

I'm purchasing my first flat in Cudham with a loan from Birmingham Midshires. The sellers would not move on the amount so I negotiated £7000 of extras instead. The house builders rep advised me not disclose to my lawyer about the deal as it would affect my loan with Birmingham Midshires. Do I keep my lawyer in the dark?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

I've recently found out that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I put an offer in a fortnight ago in what was supposed to be a quick, no chain conveyancing. Cudham is where the house is located. Can you offer any opinion?

Flying freeholds in Cudham are not the norm but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Cudham you would need to get your solicitor to go through the deeds thoroughly. Your bank may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Cudham may ascertain that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold residence.

In scouring the internet for the phrase cheap conveyancing in Cudham it reveals numerous conveyancerslocally. How do I determine which is the right solicitor for the sale of my house?

The preferential way of seeking a suitable conveyancer is through a personal recommendation, so ask colleagues and family who have acquired a property in Cudham or a local estate agent or financial adviser. Charges for conveyancing in Cudham vary, so it's sensible to obtain at least three estimates from varying types of law firms. Make sure that you clarify that the charges are assured not to escalate.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Cudham regulated by the SRA

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

  • Roger Dean & Co, 134a Main Road, Biggin Hill, Westerham, Kent, TN16 3BA
  • Beynons, 113 Glentrammon Road, Orpington, Kent, BR6 6DQ
  • Sharratts (london) Llp, 1 The Old Yard, Rectory Lane, Westerham, Kent, TN16 1JP
  • Brunswick Law, 16 The Green, Westerham, Kent, TN16 1AU
  • Elgee Pinks Llp, Wolfelands, High Street, Westerham, Kent, TN16 1RQ

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Cudham

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Cudham with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Claims for damages for illegal

  • Sharratts (london) Llp, 1 The Old Yard, Rectory Lane, Westerham, Kent, TN16 1JP
  • Elgee Pinks Llp, Wolfelands, High Street, Westerham, Kent, TN16 1RQ
  • Clarkson Wright & Jakes Ltd, Valiant House, 12 Knoll Rise, Orpington, Kent, BR6 0PG
  • Thomas Dunton Solicitors, 217-219 High Street, Orpington, Kent, BR6 0NZ
  • Pumfrey & Lythaby, 155-159 High Street, Orpington, Kent, BR6 0LN

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Cudham regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Cudham but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Peter W Stevens , 107 Maxwell Gardens, BR6 9QT
  • Ducat Law Ltd, TMS House, BR5 3QB

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