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Exmouth Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Exmouth is 18% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company
  • 2 78% freehold and 22% leasehold conveyancing in Exmouth for last year
  • 3 Average Stamp Duty Payable for last year was £5,419
  • 4 Average time from start to moving day was 74 days for conveyancing in Exmouth
  • 5 Percentage of cases in Exmouth that are buy to let is 3%

Examples of recent conveyancing in Exmouth since October 2021*


of detached residence residence, New North Road, EX8 1RU completing on 14/10/2021 at a price of £275,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the vendor for execution in readiness for completion, preparing statement detailing charges, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s solicitor


of flat The Strand EX8 1AL, acquired for £136,000. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion


of terraced property, Well Oak Park, EX2 5BB completing on 08/10/2021 at a price of £500,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the vendor for execution in preparation for completion, agreeing completion date with parties


of semi-detached premises, Morlaix Close, EX7 0FG completing on 22/10/2021 at a price of £241,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending the transfer to the seller for execution in preparation for completion, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Exmouth

Why is leasehold purchase conveyancing in Exmouth costs more?

Exmouth leasehold conveyancing transactions usually involve additional investigations than freeholds including investigating the Lease, liaising with the Landlord such as serving appropriate notices on the Landlord or managing agent, obtaining up-to-date service charge and management information, obtaining Landlord’s consents and reviewing management accounts and formation documents.

What does a local search inform me about the property my wife and I buying in Exmouth?

Exmouth conveyancing often commences with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company for example PSG The local search is essential in every Exmouth conveyancing purchase; that is if you wish to avoid any unpleasant surprises after you move into your property. The search will provide data on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the property (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of thirteen topic areas.

I purchased my home on 14 October and the transaction details is yet to be on the land registry website. Need I be worried? My conveyancing solicitor in Exmouth expressed confidence that it would be registered in a couple of weeks. Are properties in Exmouth particularly slow to register?

There is nothing unique about conveyancing in Exmouth registration formalities. Rather than based on location, timeframes can vary subject to the party submitting the application, whether it is in order and if the Land registry communicate with any interested persons or bodies. At present in the region of three quarters of such applications are fully dealt with within 12 days but occasionally there can be protracted hold-ups. Historically registration takes place after the new owner has moved in to the property therefore an expedited registration is not typically top priority yet where it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your lawyers should communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for an expedited registration.

What makes your site different to other internet conveyancing solicitors when it comes to conveyancing in Exmouth?

At this site get an accurate quote via a Solicitor or Licensed Conveyancer that understands the nuances for your conveyancing in Exmouth. Unlike many estate agents and brokerage sites we are not in the business of charging firms a commission if you select them for your property ownership legalities in Exmouth

I am using a search engine for the phrase cheap conveyancing in Exmouth it shows results of numerous conveyancersin the vicinity. How do I determine which is the suitable property lawyer for purchase transaction?

The preferential way of seeking a suitable conveyancer is via trusted recommendation, so seek the guidance of friends and those you trust who have bought a property in Exmouth or the reputable estate agent or financial adviser. Charges for conveyancing in Exmouth differ, so it's a good idea to request a minimum of three fee estimates from different law firms. Make sure that you clarify that the fees are fixed.

I am purchasing a house and need a conveyancing solicitor in Exmouth who is on the mortgage company approved panel. Can you recommend a Exmouth or local firm?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for the bank who do conveyancing in Exmouth. We dont recommend any particular solicitor.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Exmouth

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Exmouth with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on service charge disputes and the right to manage

  • F Arthur Jones & Co, 35 The Strand, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 1AQ
  • Vine Orchards, Trinity Chambers, 49 Rolle Street, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2RS
  • Michelmores Llp, Woodwater House, Pynes Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5WR
  • Prydis Legal Limited, Southgate House, 59 Magdalen Street, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4HY
  • Ford Simey Llp, The Senate, Southernhay Gardens, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1UG

Planning law solicitors in Exmouth regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Exmouth with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Michelmores Llp, Woodwater House, Pynes Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5WR
  • Stephens Scown Llp, Curzon House, Southernhay West, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1RS
  • Graham Gover Ltd, 10 Southernhay West, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1JG
  • Veitch Penny Llp, 1 Manor Court, Dix's Field, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1UP
  • Tozers Llp, Broadwalk House, Southernhay West, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1UA

Exmouth commercial property solicitors provide expert offering advice on numerous aspects of commercial property law

    Granting a licence to assign, sublet or carry out works Options and guarantees Sale or acquisition of commercial property investments, including at auction Property realisations and advice for insolvency practitioners General advice on title or other property issues Notices received in respect of alleged breaches of lease

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

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