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Top 5 reasons to use our service to help you choose a local conveyancing solicitor in Driffield

  • 1 The organisations shown on our directory have a mix of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases each year.
  • 2 Personal touch together with pure property local knowledge are key benefits that you should seek when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Driffield property deals can become significantly more complicated due to lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers listed strive to make sure that communication channels are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 3 No matter what any alternative sites inform you it just might be necessary to pop into your lawyer to sign legal papers. There are various parties with with an interest in a house sale without needing to add the postman into the equation.
  • 4 Driffield lawyer are the linchpin to a successful Driffield conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your move
  • 5 Using a local Solicitor usually means that you will receive a more personal touch. Online forums bear testimony to the idea that in choosing a large conveyancing firm, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who check what is happening on the file by reading from their computer screens.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Driffield since June 2022*


of terraced residence, Adelphi Street, YO25 6RF completing on 11/07/2022 at a price of £75,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the vendor for execution in readiness for completion


of detached residence residence, Bridge Street, YO25 6DA completing on 06/07/2022 at a price of £118,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: agreeing completion date with parties, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s conveyancer


of semi-detached residence, Mill Rise, YO25 5BL completing on 06/07/2022 at a price of £255,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the vendor for execution in readiness for completion, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s lawyers


of flat Lockwood Street YO25 6AB, at buying price of £95,500. Leasehold conveyancing included: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, obtaining official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Driffield

Just contacted my conveyancing solicitor in Driffield who completed the legal work two years ago asking for a conveyancing estimate based on an identical type of house move (a leasehold premises and a freehold premises) of similar values with a mortgage from Halifax. It looks as though am now being charged twice the amount. Should I hunt for an alternative property lawyer?

The charges appear a little high. If you you were to look around you might trim some of the expense by as much as a hundred pounds. That being said, if you were happy with the assistance the firm gave you maycome to rue opting for an an untested conveyancer. Remember to be sure that the solicitor can act for Halifax. You can use our search tool to locate a Driffield conveyancing firm on the Halifax conveyancing panel, which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Driffield.

Can you vouch for a Coventry Building Society allowed Driffield conveyancing conveyancer that can complete within less than a month? Am I best advised to go for a local Driffield conveyancer or a nationwide conveyancer?

We can recommend some very good Driffield conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the main road in Driffield. Approach two or three law practices and ask to speak with a conveyancing solicitor for a quote. Explain your expectations together with the reasons and ask for a commitment on your deadline. Select the one that you are most comfortable with.

We see that you have a search directory identifying law firms on the RBS conveyancing panel. Do firms pay you a commission if I retain them for our own conveyancing in Driffield?

We are a listing service only for law firms wishing to communicate if they are on the RBS conveyancing panel or other lender panels. We do not charge referral fees to any conveyancer that you subsequently appoint for your conveyancing in Driffield.

My wife and I have a semi-detached Georgian house in Driffield. Conveyancing lawyer acted for me and Barnsley Building Society. I did a free Land Registry search last week and I saw two entries: the first freehold, the second leasehold with the exact same address. If a house is not a freehold shouldn't I have been informed?

You need to review 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 proprietor of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Driffield and other areas of the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they remortgage they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with buyers. You can also question the position with your conveyancing solicitor who conducted the work.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build flat in Driffield. Conveyancing is necessary evil at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build legal work.

Here is a sample of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Driffield

    Investor purchasers must be able to freely grant unsecured tenancies at market rents without requiring any consents. Please supply evidence that the form of Lease proposed has been approved by the Land Registry. If there are lifts in the building, please confirm that the owners of flats on the ground and basement floors will not be required to contribute towards the cost of maintenance and renewal. Please confirm the Lease plans are architect prepared. Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease.

Is it possible to switch firm as I have to retain one who is on the Yorkshire Building Society conveyancing list. I hired a family conveyancing solicitor in Driffield round the corner but the firm is not approved by Yorkshire Building Society

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Driffield on the Yorkshire Building Society panel. Please note that the solicitors that we on the directory do not pay us a referral fee if you instruct them and are registered with the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Driffield. In utilising search facility on this site, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Driffield.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Driffield regulated by the SRA

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

  • Lundys, 17 Exchange Street, Driffield, North Humberside, YO25 6LA

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Driffield

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Driffield with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on Leasehold Valuation Tribunal proceedings

  • Lundys, 17 Exchange Street, Driffield, North Humberside, YO25 6LA

Driffield commercial property solicitors draw on a full range of commercial expertise offering advice on a number of aspects of commercial property law

    Acquisitions and disposals of property portfolios at commercial auctions Property finance transactions, including sale and leaseback Industrial and warehouse premises Property realisations and advice for insolvency practitioners Subletting, licences and sharing occupation

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