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  • 1 Dunmow property lawyers work in partnership with Dunmow estate agents, property finders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to make sure that the highest level of service is provided to home movers every step of the way, helping make the process as straightforward as possible
  • 2 Lawyer conveyancing firms have extremely good personal links with Dunmow selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
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  • 5 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor on the whole results in a more bespoke service. Sometimes when dealing with a large conveyancing firm, your conveyancing is dealt with by a team of people who who progress matters by reading from their computer screens.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Dunmow since October 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Dunmow

I am buying a house for cash in Dunmow. I have lived for the last 20 years in Dunmow. Conveyancing searches are expensive. Given that I know the road and vicinity intimately should I not bother getting the solicitor to do all the conveyancing searches?

Provided that you do not need a home loan, then all but one or two of the Dunmow conveyancing searches are optional. Your lawyer will 'advise', no-doubt strongly, that you should have searches completed, but he has a professional duty to take that path of encouragement . One thing to take into account; if you are intend to sell the house at a future date, it will likely be be of interest to your future purchaser what the searches contain. There are plenty of instances where premises with no practical issues can still show up adverse search results. A competent conveyancing solicitor in Dunmow should be able to give you some helpful advice in this regard.

My Solicitor in Dunmow is not on the Halifax Conveyancing Panel. Can I still continue with my family solicitor even though they are not on the Halifax panel?

Your options are as follows:

  1. Complete the purchase with your existing Dunmow solicitors but Halifax will need to use a lawyer on their list of acceptable firms. This will result in additional total legal charges and cause frustration.
  2. Choose an alternative practitioner to act in the purchase, obviously checking they are on the Halifax panel

Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Dunmow. Conveyancing is a frightening process 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 conveyancing.

Here is a sample of a few leasehold new build questions that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Dunmow

    There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided. Investor purchasers must be able to freely grant unsecured tenancies at market rents without requiring any consents. Please supply a car parking plan. The Vendor must covenant to keep unoccupied units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore.

I am looking to sell my property. My past solicitors closed down. I would be grateful for any recommendation of a conveyancing firm. Im based in Dunmow if that affects matters.

Do use our search tool to help you choose a solicitor for your conveyancing in Dunmow. We have connected thousands of home buyers and sellers with lender approved solicitors to ensure that the legalities of their house move goes smoothly.

I need to instruct a conveyancing solicitor for some conveyancing in Dunmow. I've chance upon a web site which seems to have the perfect answer If it is possible to get all formalities done via email that would be ideal. Do I need to be wary? What should out be looking out for?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

Should I be concerned if there is an issue with one of the searches for our conveyancing in Dunmow?

Normally, almost all concerns disclosed in Dunmow conveyancing search responses can be addressed in advance of completion or title insurance could possibly be put in place. You should remember that although you intend on purchasing the property and may be content to live with the search results, your lender may not, and when all said and done have the final decision.

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Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Dunmow regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Dunmow but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Chelmer Conveyancing Services, 12 The Mead, CM6 2PD

Typically, Dunmow conveyancing for a purchase has some of the following tasks

  • Property lawyer instructed by the buyer once the offer has been accepted
  • Examining the title to the premises
  • Carrying out Dunmow property searches for the property
  • Considering the draft contract and other papers collated by the vendor’s lawyer
  • Submitting queries with the vendor’s lawyer
  • Agreeing the wording of the sale contract
  • Going through replies provided by the vendor to pre-contract enquiries
  • Negotiating a Transfer document
  • Advising the purchasing in respect of the mortgage offer: (if applicable)
  • Drawing up and sending the purchaser a report on title (that is; reporting to the buyer on the contents of the contract pack, preliminary enquiries and the result of the searches)
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then completion formalities
  • Preparing and submitting to HM Revenue and Customs the correct Land Tax forms and payment
  • Registering the change in ownership and the home loan (if relevant) at the HM Land Registry.

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

  • Obtaining instructions from parties involved
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Drawing up the contract and related documents
  • Submitting draft papers to the solicitor representing the buyer
  • Negotiating contracts and responding to additional questions from the purchaser’s solicitor
  • Negotiating the transfer deed
  • Responding to requisitions prepared by the buyer’s solicitor
  • Proceeding to exchange of contracts and then completion of the sale
  • Accepting the sale proceeds and transferring funds to the vendor, the estate agent and redeeming the mortgage (if appropriate)

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

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