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Conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell : Keep it Local

Reasons to use our Frampton Cotterell conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Frampton Cotterell conveyancers are likely to acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and property agents
  • 2 There is a distinct possibility the the conveyancers for the other party are based in Frampton Cotterell - if so sets of solicitors are likely to be familiar
  • 3 The Frampton Cotterell conveyancing firms that are identified are dedicated to providing the most cost, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to borrowers, sellers and remortgagors in Frampton Cotterell
  • 4 Frampton Cotterell solicitors work in partnership with Frampton Cotterell estate agents, property finders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to clients every step of the way, with the aim of reducing administrative burdens and transaction times
  • 5 The accumulation of transactions means that Frampton Cotterell conveyancer have developed very good working relationships with Frampton Cotterell local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of handling your conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell since August 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell

My best friend’s step-father is a property lawyer. I hope that I will receive mate’s fee for conveyancing, but if not, what kind of fees would I typically be looking at for conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell?

It’s sensible to get two or three conveyancing estimates. Make use of our comparison tool on this page. The estimates may contrast greatly but service levels do are distinct between property lawyers as is the case with the vast majority of professional services.

I am hoping to complete my purchase in Frampton Cotterell next Thursday. I have now been asked to send a copy of my building insurance schedule by my solicitor as as she informs me that she is duty bound to validate that it is in order for the bank. What risks does the bank expect the insurance to cover?

All property lawyers on acting for lenders would need to check that the following risks are covered fire; lightning; aircraft; explosion; earthquake; storm; flood; escape of water or oil; riot; malicious damage; theft or attempted theft; falling trees and branches and aerials; subsidence; heave;landslip;collision;accidental damage to underground services;professional fees, demolition and site clearance costs; and public liability to anyone else. There are some other issues such as the level of excess that are set out in a lender’s UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook requirements. These requirements are not specific to conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell.

In what way does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell? Is this really necessary?

It is indeed that case that the requirement set out by your solicitor has nothing to do with conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell. Nowadays you can not proceed with any conveyancing deal in the absence providing evidence of your identity. This usually takes the form of a either your passport or driving licence as well as a council tax bill. Remember if you are supplying your driving licence as evidence of ID it needs to be both the paper element as well as the photo card part, one is not satisfactory in the absence of the other.

Evidence of your source of money is required in accordance with the Money Laundering Regulations. Don’t be offended when you are asked to produce this as your conveyancer must retain this information on file. Your Frampton Cotterell conveyancing practitioner will need to see evidence of proof of funds prior to accepting any monies from you into their client account and they may also ask further questions regarding the origin of funds.

I have been told that property searches are the primary cause of delay in Frampton Cotterell conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) published determinations of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not figure within the most frequent causes of delays in the conveyancing process. Local searches are unlikely to be the root cause of delay in conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a house I have offered on last month in what was supposed to be a straight forward, chain free conveyancing. Frampton Cotterell is the location of the property. What do you suggest?

Flying freeholds in Frampton Cotterell are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Frampton Cotterell you would need to get your solicitor to go through the deeds diligently. Your lender may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Frampton Cotterell may decide that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold residence.

I am buying a house with all finances in place. I have provided lawyer with 2 distinct evidence of photographic identification, bank statement, numerous utility bills. Now he wants a copy from a probate lawyer acknowledging that the money is legitimate and that it has come from inheritance and not dealing E's in Ibiza.

In today’s world you will not be able to complete any Frampton Cotterell conveyancing transaction without first providing evidence of your identity to your lawyers. This usually takes the form of a either your passport or driving licence and a utility bill. Remember if you are providing your driving licence as evidence of ID it must be both the paper part and photo card part, one is not acceptable without the other. Evidence of your source of funds is required under Money Laundering laws.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Frampton Cotterell regulated by the SRA

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

  • Clutton Cox Limited, Parliament House, 4 High Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AH
  • Beaufort Montague Harris, Old Bank House, 79 Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AD
  • Hoole & Co, 65 Gloucester Road, Patchway, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS34 5JH
  • Adams Burrows, 34 Broad Street, Staple Hill, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS16 5NS
  • Richard Herne & Co, 113 High Street, Staple Hill, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS16 5HF

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Frampton Cotterell

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Frampton Cotterell practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Leasehold Valuation Tribunal proceedings

  • Clutton Cox Limited, Parliament House, 4 High Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AH
  • Beaufort Montague Harris, Old Bank House, 79 Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AD
  • Hoole & Co, 65 Gloucester Road, Patchway, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS34 5JH
  • Davis Wood, 884 Fishponds Road, Fishponds, Bristol, Avon, BS16 3XB
  • Barcan+kirby Llp, 111-117 Regent Street, Kingswood, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS15 8LJ

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Frampton Cotterell regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Frampton Cotterell practicing in commercial conveyancing in Frampton Cotterell. This may include advice on buying or selling a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit
  • Clutton Cox Limited, Parliament House, 4 High Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AH
  • Beaufort Montague Harris, Old Bank House, 79 Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS37 6AD
  • Hoole & Co, 65 Gloucester Road, Patchway, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS34 5JH
  • Adams Burrows, 34 Broad Street, Staple Hill, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS16 5NS
  • Richard Herne & Co, 113 High Street, Staple Hill, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS16 5HF

Neighboring Locations

Thornbury
Bradley Stoke
Stoke Gifford
Frampton Cotterell
Yate
Downend
Easton
Fishponds
Emersons Green

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

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