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Top 5 reasons to use our service to assist you choose a high street conveyancing solicitor in Finsbury Park

  • 1 Finsbury Park property lawyer are the linchpin to a successful Finsbury Park conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction
  • 2 Personal touch together with a wealth of local knowledge are key benefits that you should look for when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Finsbury Park home moves can become a lot more complicated as a result of lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers listed strive to make sure that communication channels are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 3 Conveyancer conveyancing solicitors have valuable personal connections with Finsbury Park selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 4 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these organisations are often based many kilometers away with little appreciation of the factors that affect property transactions in Finsbury Park
  • 5 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Finsbury Park are familiar with the local concerns specific to Finsbury Park and therefore you may benefit from better advice and speedier conveyancing.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Finsbury Park since June 2022*

Conveyance

of flat Adolphus Road N4 2AT, purchased for £620,000. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, preparing statement detailing charges

Sale

of detached residence premises, Lancaster Road, N4 4PR completing on 07/07/2022 at a price of £1,375,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for signature in preparation for completion, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and executed transfer to purchaser’s conveyancer

Sale

of flat Endymion Road N4 1EE, at the agreed amount of £782,287. Leasehold conveyancing included: sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in readiness for completion, obtaining official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Acquisition

of apartment Green Lanes N4 2PB, sold for £429,250. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, agreeing completion date with parties

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Finsbury Park

My god-son is in the process of securing a newly built flat in Finsbury Park with a home loan from Bank of Ireland. His conveyancer has said that there is a delay in completing the ‘Disclosure of Incentive Form’. What is this document - I have never come across this before?

The form is intended to provide information to the main parties engaged in the transaction. Therefore, it will be provided to your son’s lawyer who should be on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel as a standard part of the process, and to the surveyor when asked. The developer will be required to start the process by downloading the form and completing it. The form will therefore need to be available for the valuer at the time of his or her site visit. The form should be sent to the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel solicitor as early as possible, in order to avoid any last minute delays, and no later than at exchange of contracts.

After researching consumer advice sites for a conveyancing solicitor in Finsbury Park, many say that I should use a CQS assured lawyer. What is CQS?

The Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS) provides a recognised quality standard for residential conveyancing practices issued by the Law Society. Membership achievement establishes a level of credibility for member firms with stakeholders (regulators, lenders, insurers and consumers) based upon: * the integrity of the senior responsible officer and other key conveyancing staff * the firm's adherence to good practice management standards * adherence to prudent and efficient conveyancing processes through the scheme protocol Membership includes numerous partnerships who handle conveyancing in Finsbury Park.

The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build flat in Finsbury Park. 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 selection of leasehold new build enquiries that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Finsbury Park

    Investor purchasers must be able to freely grant unsecured tenancies at market rents without requiring any consents. Please confirm the Lease plans are architect prepared. Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified. 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. The Vendor must covenant to keep unsold units in good repair until long leases are granted therefore.

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Finsbury Park before retaining solicitors. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold overhang to the property. Our surveyor advised that some banks may not grant a mortgage on a flying freehold house.

It varies from the lender to lender. Lloyds has different instructions for example to Birmingham Midshires. If you e-mail us we can check via the appropriate bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Finsbury Park. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Finsbury Park to see if the conveyancing will be more expensive.

How do I identify a Finsbury Park law firm on the Bank of Ireland conveyancing panel? I drive a motor bike and am willing to travel upto 20miles to meet the lawyer.

You can use the search on this website. Please pick a bank and your location and you will see a number of Finsbury Park conveyancing lawyers locally. We have listed some Finsbury Park conveyancing firms at the bottom of this page and you can call them to verify if they are on the Bank of Ireland panel

Do you have any top tips for leasehold conveyancing in Finsbury Park with the aim of speeding up the sale process?

  • A significant proportion of the frustration in leasehold conveyancing in Finsbury Park can be bypassed where you instruct lawyers as soon as your agents start advertising the property and ask them to put together the leasehold documentation needed by the purchasers’ conveyancers.
  • The majority of landlords or managing agents in Finsbury Park levy fees for providing management packs for a leasehold property. You or your lawyers should enquire as to the actual amount of the charges. The management information sought as soon as you have a buyer, thus accelerating the process. The average time it takes to obtain the necessary information is three weeks. It is the most common cause of frustration in leasehold conveyancing in Finsbury Park. In the event that you altered the property did you need the Landlord’s consent? Have you, for example installed wooden flooring? Finsbury Park leases often stipulate that internal structural alterations or laying down wooden flooring necessitate a licence issued by the Landlord consenting to such works. If you fail to have the approvals in place you should not communicate with the landlord without contacting your conveyancer before hand. You believe that you know the number of years remaining on your lease but it would be advisable verify this by asking your solicitors. A buyer’s lawyer will not be happy to advise their client to to exchange contracts if the lease term is less than 80 years. In the circumstances it is important at an as soon as possible that you identify whether the lease for your property needs extending. If it does, contact your solicitors before you put your property on the market for sale.

I have had difficulty in trying to purchase the freehold in Finsbury Park. Can the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal adjudicate on premiums?

Where there is a missing landlord or if there is disagreement about the premium for a lease extension, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 it is possible to make an application to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal to determine the price.

An example of a Freehold Enfranchisement case for a Finsbury Park premises is 51 Lorne Road in November 2009. The price Payable as decided by the tribunal for the freehold reversion was £27,000. The valuation follows the order of the County Court made on 3 April 2008 granting a vesting order. This case related to 1 flat. The unexpired residue of the current lease was 71 years.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Finsbury Park regulated by the SRA

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

  • Hopkin Murray Beskine Limited, 2nd Floor, Tower House, 141-149 Fonthill Road, London, N4 3HF
  • Shanthi & Co, 206 Seven Sisters Road, London, N4 3NX
  • Kinas Solicitors Ltd, 393 Green Lanes, London, N4 1EU
  • Cna Solicitors Limited, Studio 114, Regent Studios, 1 Thane Villas, London, London, N7 7PH
  • Stanley Goldman Solicitors, 72a Grand Parade, Haringey, London, London, N4 1DU

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Finsbury Park

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Finsbury Park 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

  • Hopkin Murray Beskine Limited, 2nd Floor, Tower House, 141-149 Fonthill Road, London, N4 3HF
  • Shanthi & Co, 206 Seven Sisters Road, London, N4 3NX
  • Finsbury Law Solicitors, 136a Seven Sisters Road, London, N7 7NS
  • Acculegal Solicitors, 61 Grand Parade, Green Lanes, London, N4 1AF
  • Ivy Solicitors, Second Floor, 507 Green Lanes, Haringey, London, Haringey, N4 1AL

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Finsbury Park regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Finsbury Park but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • L B Property Lawyers, Imperial House, N17 0SP
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, 56 Windermere Avenue, N3 3RA
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, Dephina House, N3 2JU
  • T J Ball & Company, 49 Leytonstone Road, E15 1JA

Neighboring Locations

Stroud Green
Harringay
Finsbury Park
Manor House
Holloway
Nag's Head

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

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