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Fareham Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 February was the busiest month and June was the next busiest month while May was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Fareham
  • 2 Average Land Registry Fee for this year to date was £270
  • 3 Percentage of cases in Fareham that are buy to let is 7%
  • 4 984 is the median number of years remaining on leases in Fareham
  • 5 78% freehold and 22% leasehold conveyancing in Fareham for this year to date

Examples of recent conveyancing in Fareham since June 2022*

Sale

of semi property, Grove Road, PO16 7TF completing on 11/07/2022 at a price of £462,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, securing official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Transfer

of flat West Street PO16 0EN, at buying amount of £165,000. Leasehold conveyancing included: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, preparing statement detailing charges

Disposal

of terraced premises, Palmerston Avenue, PO16 7DP completing on 01/07/2022 at a price of £368,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, agreeing completion date with parties, setting up the completion formalities

Sale

of semi premises, Elmhurst Road, PO16 0PT completing on 23/06/2022 at a price of £260,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: agreeing completion date with parties, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and executed transfer to buyer’s conveyancer

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Fareham

Souldusing a Fareham conveyancing practitioner make the ownership transfer easier?

Existing third party connections is an important consideration when choosing conveyancing solicitors. Fareham law firms enjoy long term relationships with mortgage brokers and Fareham, local authorities, valuers and other conveyancing firms meaning you will move in shortest possible time. Hosting specialist experience in the local area is also a plus .

I am told that my conveyancing solicitors will need to check that the building insurance when buying a house in Fareham. My lender is Nationwide Building Society

Nationwide Building Society have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 20/9/2022, the requirements read as follows :

Will commercial conveyancing searches reveal proposed roadworks that may affect a commercial premises in Fareham?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in Fareham will perform a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers invest in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Fareham. 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 Fareham.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Fareham it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. Failure to identify developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately could result in delays to Fareham commercial conveyancing deals as well as pose a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not conducted for domestic conveyancing in Fareham.

Just had an offer accepted on a new build apartment in Fareham. Conveyancing is daunting 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 legal work.

Set out below is a sample of a few leasehold new build questions that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Fareham

    Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease. 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. Please confirm the Lease plans are architect prepared. Please supply a car parking plan. There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants.

What does commercial conveyancing in Fareham cover?

Fareham conveyancing for business premises incorporates a broad array of services, given by qualified solicitors, relating to business property. By way of example, this area of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more commonly, the assignment of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial mortgages and the termination of leases.

In surfing the web for the phrase on line conveyancing in Fareham it shows results of many solicitorsin the area. How do I determine which is the suitable solicitor for the sale of my house?

The best method of finding the right conveyancer is via trusted referral, so seek the counsel of colleagues and family who have acquired a property in Fareham or a respected estate agent or financial adviser. Costs for conveyancing in Fareham differ, so it's advisable to obtain at least four estimates from different companies. Dont forget to clarify that the fees are fixed.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Fareham

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Fareham with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Terms and conditions of tenancy agreements

  • Brutton & Co, 288 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0AJ
  • Warner Goodman Llp, Portland Chambers, 66 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0JR
  • Churchers Bolitho Way, 12 High Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 7BL
  • Blake Lapthorn Nominees Ltd, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST
  • Blake Morgan Llp, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Fareham regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Fareham specialising in commercial conveyancing in Fareham. This will likely include advice on granting a lease to a commercial tenant
  • Starbuck And Mack, 227 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0HA
  • Starbuck & Mack, 227 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0HA
  • Brutton & Co, 288 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0AJ
  • Warner Goodman Llp, Portland Chambers, 66 West Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 0JR
  • Churchers Bolitho Way, 12 High Street, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 7BL

Planning law solicitors in Fareham regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Fareham specialising in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including development on contaminated land
  • Blake Morgan Llp, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST
  • Blake Lapthorn, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST
  • Blake Morgan Group Llp, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST
  • Coffin Mew Llp, 1000 Lakeside, North Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 3EN

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

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