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Reasons to use our East Acton conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 The East Acton conveyancing firms that are identified are dedicated to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to borrowers, sellers and investors in East Acton
  • 2 East Acton property lawyers are likely to acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 3 East Acton property lawyer are the linchpin to a successful East Acton home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction
  • 4 This site is the only site that enables you the facility to check that your conveyancing in East Acton will be conducted by a law firm on your bank conveyancing panel.
  • 5 Conveyancer conveyancing firms have very good personal connections with East Acton estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.

Examples of recent conveyancing in East Acton since February 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in East Acton

I am buying a house for cash in East Acton. I have resided for the last 15 years in East Acton. Conveyancing searches are a lot of money. As I have knowledge of the road and vicinity very well must I have all the conveyancing searches?

In the absence of a mortgage, then the vast majority of the East Acton conveyancing searches are at your discretion. Your solicitor will try and steer you, no-doubt strongly, that you should have searches carried out, but she is duty bound to take that path of guidance. One thing to take into account; if you are going to dispose of the house one day, it will be of importance to your prospective buyer what the searches disclose. On occasion properties with day to day issues can still show up unexpected search results. A good conveyancing solicitor in East Acton will provide you some practical advice in this regard.

How up to date is your database of East Acton solicitors on the RBS conveyancing panel? Do RBS send you an updated list?

East Acton conveyancing firms themselves provide us confirmation that they are on the RBS conveyancing panel as opposed to being supplied with a list from RBS directly.

I decided to have a survey done on a property in East Acton ahead of retaining lawyers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold element to the house. My surveyor has said that some mortgage companies may not grant a mortgage on this type of premises.

It varies from the lender to lender. HSBC has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can check with the relevant bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in East Acton. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

My uncle has recommend that I appoint his lawyers for conveyancing in East Acton. Should I use them?

Much as we are happy to recommend a East Acton conveyancing lawyer the best way to select a conveyancing practitioner is to have guidance from friends or family who have previously instructed the solicitor that you are considering.

I own a leasehold house in East Acton. Conveyancing and The Royal Bank of Scotland mortgage organised. I have received a letter from someone saying they have taken over the freehold. It included a ground rent demand for rent dating back to 1996. The conveyancing practitioner in East Acton who acted for me is not around. What should I do?

The first thing you should do is contact HMLR to make sure that the individual claiming to own the freehold is in fact the registered owner of the freehold reversion. There is no need to incur the fees of a East Acton conveyancing firm to do this as it can be done on-line for a few pound. You should note that in any event, even if this is the legitimate freeholder, under the Limitation Act 1980 no more than 6 years of rent can be collected.

I have had difficulty in negotiating a lease extension in East Acton. Can this matter be resolved via the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal?

Most certainly. We are happy to put you in touch with a East Acton conveyancing firm who can help.

An example of a Freehold Enfranchisement decision for a East Acton flat is 49 Long Drive in March 2014. The tribunal concluded that the price payable for the freehold interest in the Property should be £26,491 divided as to £12,546 in respect of the ground floor flat and £13,945 in respect of the first floor flat This case was in relation to 2 flats. The remaining number of years on the lease was 68.47 years.

Do I cancel my mortgage payments with Nationwide once a completion date for my sale in East Acton has been agreed?

No, you should maintain paying any mortgage sums to Nationwide until the mortgage is discharged on completion as part of your East Acton conveyancing.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in East Acton

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in East Acton with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Service charge disputes

  • West 12 Solicitors, 185 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 9RA
  • Gillhams Solicitors Llp, Unit 3 Rowan House, 9-31 Victoria Road, London, NW10 6DP
  • Caveat Solicitors Ltd, 11-13 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 8LH
  • Hodders Law Limited, 50 Station Road, Harlesden, London, NW10 4UA
  • Fairchild Greig, Bank Chambers, 199 High Street, Acton, London, W3 9DD

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in East Acton regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in East Acton but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Ldn Conveyancing Ltd, 3 Acton Hill Mews, W3 9QN
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Bldg 3 Chiswick Park, W4 5YA
  • Quality Conveyancing Ltd, Westgate House, W5 1YY
  • J Scollan & Co Property Lawyers, First Floor Canal Court, TW8 8JA
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE

Planning law solicitors in East Acton regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a small selection of solicitors in East Acton with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including compulsory purchases in East Acton
  • Hoffman-bokaei Solicitors, Suite 2, Exhibition House, Addison Bridge Place, Hammersmith Road Kensington Olympia, London, London, W14 8XP
  • Starck Uberoi Solicitors Limited, 45 St. Mary's Road, London, London, W5 5RG
  • Sutton-mattocks & Co Llp, 1 Rocks Lane, London, SW13 0DE
  • Sjs Law Limited, Unit 8, Kew Bridge Piazza, 8 Kew Bridge Road, London, TW8 0FL
  • Parfitt Cresswell, 593-599 Fulham Road, London, London, SW6 5UA

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

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