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  • 1 We are the UKs largest domestic conveyancing directory service identifying bank approved law firms conducting conveyancing in East Cowes governed by the SRA or CLC.
  • 2 Notwithstanding what other sites tell you it could be important to pop into your conveyancer to execute contracts. There are enough parties involved in a house sale without having to add the postman into the pot.
  • 3 The firms identified on our web pages have a variation of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases annually.
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  • 5 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in East Cowes have a grasp oflocal concerns peculiar to East Cowes and therefore you may benefit from better advice and expeditious conveyancing.

Examples of recent conveyancing in East Cowes since June 2022*

Sale

of detached residence residence, Osborne Heights, PO32 6FF completing on 29/06/2022 at a price of £342,500. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, agreeing completion date with parties

Sale

of semi residence, New Barn Road, PO32 6AY completing on 14/07/2022 at a price of £195,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, agreeing completion date with parties, preparing statement detailing charges

Sale

of flat Britannia Way PO32 6DQ, at purchase price of £171,000. Leasehold conveyancing included: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, preparing statement detailing charges

Acquisition

of flat Britannia Way PO32 6DQ, purchased for £185,000. Leasehold conveyancing legalities included: sending the transfer to the seller for execution in preparation for completion, ordering official copies of the title, agreeing completion date with parties

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in East Cowes

I am buying a semi-detached house in East Cowes. Can I do my own conveyancing?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in East Cowes you will have to appoint a solicitor on your mortgage company's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in East Cowes.

I have today made my last payment due on my mortgage with HSBC. I assume I don't need a East Cowes lawyer on the HSBC panel to remove the mortgage at the Land Registry. Am I right?

If you have finished paying off your HSBC mortgage, they may send you evidence showing that you have paid it off. Alternatively they may notify the Land Registry directly. The Land Registry need to see this evidence before they will remove the HSBC mortgage from the register. HSBC, and any evidence they send you, will determine the action you need to take. In cases where no conveyancer is acting for you and you have paid off your mortgage:

  1. but are not moving to another property
  2. where HSBC has sent the Land Registry the discharge electronically, and
  3. HSBC has instructed the Land Registry to do so
The Land Registry will send you a letter confirming that your HSBC mortgage has been paid off.

I was told two weeks ago that my mortgage has been agreed to by Bank of Ireland. Is it usual for Bank of Ireland to only issue the offer once my solicitor in East Cowes is approved on their conveyancing panel? Bank of Ireland have asked my solicitor to see a copy of their PI Insurance.

A lender would not issue an offer until they have details of a lawyer on their panel. It can take a few weeks for Bank of Ireland to deal with your lawyer's application to be on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel. There's no guarantee that your solicitor will be accepted.

At last I have had an offer on a maisonette in East Cowes accepted, the vendors do nevertheless have a tied purchase. The owners have placed an offer on a property, however it’s not been accepted yet, and have viewings of other properties in the pipeline. I have instructed a high street conveyancing solicitor in East Cowes. What should be my next step? When should I get the mortgage application with Nationwide started?

It is normal to have apprehensions where there is a chain as you are unlikely to want to be too out of pocket too early (home loan application is in the region of £1k, then valuation, East Cowes conveyancing search costs, etc). First, you must ensure that your conveyancing practitioner is on the Nationwide conveyancing panel. Regarding the subsequent steps this very much dictated by the specifics of your case, motivation for this property and on the state of the market. In a buoyant market some purchasers would apply for the mortgage with Nationwide and arrange for the valuation and only if it comes back ok would they ask their conveyancing practitioner to proceed with searches.

Will commercial conveyancing searches reveal proposed roadworks that could impact a commercial land in East Cowes?

Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in East Cowes will conduct a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers expend in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in East Cowes. The search result provides definitive information on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in East Cowes.

For each commercial conveyancing transaction in East Cowes it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately can result in delays to East Cowes commercial conveyancing transactions as well as pose a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not conducted for residential conveyancing in East Cowes.

3 months have gone by following my purchase conveyancing in East Cowes completed. I have checked the Land Registry site which shows that I paid £175,000 when infact I paid £180,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the asset from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

About to purchase a new build apartment in East Cowes. 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.

Set out below are examples of a selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you can expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in East Cowes

    Please confirm the Lease plans are surveyor prepared. Investor purchasers must be able to freely grant unsecured tenancies at market rents without requiring any consents. Please supply a car parking plan. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? 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.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in East Cowes regulated by the SRA

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

  • Diana Deacon Limited, 36 Castle Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QZ
  • Glanvilles Llp, The Courtyard, St Cross Business Park, Monks Brook, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5BF
  • Roach Pittis, 60-66 Lugley Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5EU
  • Jerome & Co Solicitors Limited, 98 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1BD
  • Wheelers Solicitors Limited, 69a High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1BA

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in East Cowes

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in East Cowes specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Claims for damages for illegal

  • Diana Deacon Limited, 36 Castle Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QZ
  • Glanvilles Llp, The Courtyard, St Cross Business Park, Monks Brook, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5BF
  • Roach Pittis, 60-66 Lugley Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5EU
  • Jerome & Co Solicitors Limited, 98 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1BD
  • Eldridges, 36 St James' Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1LF

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in East Cowes regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in East Cowes but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Solent Property Lawyers Limited, First Floor 118-120 High Street, PO13 9DB
  • Paul Wilks & Co Limited, 3 Garfield Road, PO33 2PS
  • Terence Michael Willey & Co Ltd, 27a Cross Street, PO33 2AA
  • Terence Michael Willey & Co Ltd, 8 Cross Street, PO33 2AD

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

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