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Logical reasons to let us assist you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in East London

  • 1 Solicitor conveyancing lawyers have excellent personal connections with East London estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 2 East London property lawyers work in conjunction with East London estate agents, house builders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that the highest level of service is offered to home movers every step of the way, with the aim of reducing administrative burdens and transaction times
  • 3 Using a high street Solicitor on the whole means that you will receive a more personalised service. Sometimes when dealing with a an online conveyancing factory, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who check what is happening on the file by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 4 Excellent communication and a wealth of local knowledge are key benefits that you should value when choosing conveyancing solicitors. East London conveyancing can become a lot more stressful because of lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers we work with ensure that communication channels are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 5 There is a better than average chance that the other side’s conveyancers have offices in East London - if so both parties are likely to be on good working terms

Examples of recent conveyancing in East London since March 2023*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in East London

My friend's brother is a solicitor. I suspect that I'll be able to get mate’s fee for conveyancing, but if not, what level of fees would I typically be looking at for conveyancing in East London?

It’s sensible to look for two or three conveyancing quotes. Make use of our search tool on this site. The fees will be different but the service one can expect differ between property lawyers as is the case with the vast majority of professional services.

My fiancee and I are acquiring our first property. The solicitor has messagedto enquire if we wish to order additional conveyancing searches. Frankly we in the dark as to what's relevant for conveyancing in East London

The extent of East London conveyancing searches should be dictated primarily on the property, the location, the likelihood of any of these risks, your familiarity of the area and risks, your overall approach to risk. What is important is that you properly appreciate what information the searches could give you. Then you can make a decision if you consider that you need that search. Should you be in doubt, ask your conveyancing practitioner to advise.

I completed on my apartment on 5 March and the transaction details is not yet registered. Any reason for this? My conveyancing solicitor in East London expressed confidence that it should be concluded inside ten days. Are properties in East London uniquely lengthy to register?

There is nothing unique when it comes to conveyancing in East London registration formalities. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can differ according to who lodges the application, whether it is in order and if the Land registry communicate with any 3rd parties. As of today roughly 80% of such applications are fully addressed within two weeks but some can be subject to extensive delays. Historically registration takes place once the purchaser has moved in to the property thus registration formalities is not typically top priority yet where it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your lawyers could speak with the land registry and explain the circumstances.

I am looking for a flat up to £305k and identified one close by in East London I like with amenity areas and station nearby, however it only has 52 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in East London suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake buying a lease with such few years left?

If you require a home loan that many years may be problematic. Discount the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the existing proprietor has owned the premises for a minimum of twenty four months you may ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the existing lease and have £0 ground rent by law. You should speak to your conveyancing solicitor regarding this.

Are there any apps to help identify a East London law firm on the The Royal Bank of Scotland conveyancing panel? I have a car and am happy to travel upto 10miles to meet the conveyancer.

Feel free to make use of the tool on this website. Please select a bank and your location and you will see a number of East London conveyancing lawyers based on proximity. We have detailed some East London conveyancing firms at the bottom of this page and you can call them to verify whether they are on the The Royal Bank of Scotland approved list

In scouring the web for the term cheap conveyancing in East London it shows results of numerous solicitorsin the area. How do I determine which is the right conveyancing solicitor for my move?

The ideal way of seeking a suitable conveyancer is through a personal testimonial, so ask colleagues and relatives who have bought a property in East London or the respected estate agent or financial adviser. Costs for conveyancing in East London vary, so it's a good idea to request a minimum of three costs illustrations from varying types of property lawyers. Make sure that you clarify that the costs are assured not to to be inflated.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in East London

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in East London practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Service charge disputes

  • Rubinstein Phillips Lewis Smith Limited, 13 Craven Street, London, WC2N 5PB
  • Hillary Cooper Law Limited, 53-59 Chandos Place, London, WC2N 4HS
  • Gordon Dadds Llp, 6 Agar Street, London, Greater London, WC2N 4HN
  • Spring Law Limited, 65 Chandos Place, London, WC2N 4HG
  • Hempsons, 40 Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NJ

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in East London regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in East London but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY

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

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in East London with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including applications about listed buildings and conservation areas
  • Fortune Green Legal Practice Limited, Golden Cross House, 8 Duncannon Street, London, WC2N 4JF
  • Gordon Dadds Llp, 6 Agar Street, London, Greater London, WC2N 4HN
  • Ahc Solicitors Limited, 1 Northumberland Avenue, Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5BW
  • Hempsons, 40 Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NJ
  • Mackrell Turner Garrett, Savoy Hill House, Savoy Hill, London, London, WC2R 0BU

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

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