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Reasons to use our Dawlish conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in Dawlish is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) sometimes falls short of the level of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 2 Firms accustomed to conveyancing in Dawlish are familiar with the local issues specific to Dawlish and therefore you may benefit from better advice and speedier conveyancing.
  • 3 Personal touch and pure property local knowledge are key benefits that you should look for when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Dawlish conveyancing can be made significantly more stressful due to poor communication between all the parties. The lawyers we work with endeavour to make sure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 4 Dawlish conveyancers work in partnership with Dawlish estate agents, house builders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to make sure that the highest level of service is offered to clients every step of the way, never losing sight of the time-critical nature behind your conveyancing transaction
  • 5 Dawlish conveyancer are the linchpin to a successful Dawlish home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction

Examples of recent conveyancing in Dawlish since June 2022*


of apartment East Cliff Road EX7 0BP, at a price of £192,500. Leasehold conveyancing investigations included: sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, obtaining official copies of the title, preparing statement detailing charges


of house residence, Brook Street, EX7 9AE completing on 28/06/2022 at a price of £155,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries


of terraced residence, Carnac Drive, EX7 0FD completing on 17/06/2022 at a price of £325,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s solicitor


of semi premises, Empsons Hill, EX7 9BE completing on 24/06/2022 at a price of £210,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, setting up the completion formalities

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Dawlish

I am searching for value for money property lawyer. Should I go for for an internet conveyancer as opposed to a high street Dawlish conveyancing lawyer?

Existing third party connections are another important factor to consider when choosing conveyancing solicitors. Dawlish law firms enjoy long term relationships with mortgage brokers and Dawlish, local authorities, surveyors and other conveyancing firms meaning the whole process is going to be much smoother for you. Having years of experience in the local area is an advantage.

My lender has recommended solicitors on their panel based in Dawlish but I would rather instruct a conveyancing lawyer in Dawlish local to me. Are you able to assist?

It is by no means the case that all Dawlish conveyancing solicitors are listed all banks conveyancing panel. Use our search tool to find a Dawlish conveyancing conveyancer on the on the lender panel.

Will our solicitor be making enquiries regarding flooding during the conveyancing in Dawlish.

The risk of flooding is if increasing concern for conveyancers conducting conveyancing in Dawlish. Plenty of people will buy a property in Dawlish, fully expectant that at some time, it may suffer from flooding. However, aside from the physical destruction, where a house is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to get a mortgage, satisfactory insurance cover, or dispose of the premises. Steps can be carried out as part of the conveyancing process to forewarn the buyer.

Lawyers are not best placed to impart advice on flood risk, but there are a numerous searches that can be initiated by the buyer or on a buyer’s behalf which should figure out the risks in Dawlish. The standard completed inquiry forms supplied to a buyer’s solicitor (where the Conveyancing Protocol is adopted) incorporates a usual inquiry of the seller to determine if the property has historically flooded. In the event that the property has been flooded in past which is not disclosed by the vendor, then a buyer may bring a claim for damages as a result of such an inaccurate answer. A purchaser’s conveyancers may also conduct an enviro report. This should higlight whether there is any known flood risk. If so, further inquiries will need to be made.

My wife and I own a 4 bedroom Georgian property in Dawlish. Conveyancing lawyer acted for me and Virgin Money. I did a free Land Registry search last week and I saw a couple of entries: the first freehold, the second leasehold with the matching property. Is it worth asking Virgin Money to clarify?

You need to review the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register as there may be 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 Dawlish and other areas of the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they sell they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with mortgage companies. You can also check the position with the conveyancing practitioner who conducted the purchase.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build flat in Dawlish. Conveyancing is daunting at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. What sort of enquires would be asked in new build legal work.

Here are examples of a few leasehold new build questions that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Dawlish

    Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? Please supply a car parking plan. There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified.

We are one month into a residential purchase having been recommend to a firm by the selling agent to perform conveyancing in Dawlish. I am am extremely dissatisfied with the quality of service. Could you help me find new solicitors?

A conveyancer would need to be really bad in order to consider replacing them. Has your loan offer been generated? In the event that it has you will need to make them aware of the new contact details and ensure the mortgage documents are issued to the new lawyers. Your solicitor ideally needs to be on the banks approved list to avoid supplemental costs and complications. So that should be your starting point. Our find a solicitor tool should help you find a lender approved conveyancer for your conveyancing in Dawlish

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Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Dawlish regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Dawlish with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Dawlish. This may include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Scott Richards, Newfoundland House, 4 Regent Street, Teignmouth, Devon, TQ14 8SL
  • F Arthur Jones & Co, 35 The Strand, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1AQ
  • Vine Orchards, Trinity Chambers, 49 Rolle Street, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2RS

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

Licensed Conveyancers assist with the transfer of ownership of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing countrywide as well as Dawlish. When using a Licensed Conveyancer governed by the CLC, you can expect:
  • Enjoy the benefit of an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of legal services.
  • Enjoy the benefit of your matters dealt with using care, skill and legal know-how.
  • Receive a high quality of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Be provided with a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • You should not consider yourself 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.
  • Ensure your individual needs taken into account should you make a complaint.
  • Receive a timeous, objective and comprehensive service when making a complaint about your conveyancing in Dawlish about your conveyancing in Dawlish.

Typically, Dawlish conveyancing for a sale has some of the following tasks

  • Conveyancing practitioner instructed by the owners once the offer has been accepted
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Drafting contract and associated documents
  • Supplying draft papers to the solicitor acting for the purchaser
  • Negotiating contracts and responding to additional enquires from the buyer’s solicitor
  • Finalising the transfer document
  • Answering requisitions prepared by the buyer’s solicitor
  • Proceeding to exchange of contracts and then completion of the sale
  • Receiving sale proceeds and wiring funds to the owner, the estate agent and other relevant parties (where relevant)

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

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