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Top reasons to let us assist you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in Gerrards Cross

  • 1 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory listing mortgage company approved law practices conducting conveyancing in Gerrards Cross regulated and authorised by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 2 Using a a family Solicitor usually means that you will receive a more bespoke service. When using 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’.
  • 3 Personal touch together with pure property local knowledge are key benefits that you should look for when choosing conveyancing solicitors. Gerrards Cross home moves can be made significantly more complicated as a result of lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers we work with ensure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments quickly.
  • 4 Gerrards Cross conveyancing lawyers are likely to acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and property agents
  • 5 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal connections with Gerrards Cross estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Gerrards Cross since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Gerrards Cross

My friend's mother is a conveyancing practitioner. I suspect that I'll be able to get mate’s fee for conveyancing, However if that does not come materialise, what level of fees would I typically be looking at for conveyancing in Gerrards Cross?

You should contrast pricing. Do use our comparison tool on this page. The prices seem to contrast greatly but the service one can expect differ between property lawyers as is true with the vast majority of professional services.

I am purchasing a right to buy a flat in Gerrards Cross. Can I do my own conveyancing?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Gerrards Cross you will have to appoint a solicitor on your bank's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in Gerrards Cross.

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly identified during conveyancing in Gerrards Cross?

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the process of conveyancing in Gerrards Cross. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

I am looking for a flat up to £305k and identified one round the corner in Gerrards Cross I like with a park and railway links nearby, the downside is that it's only got 52 remaining years left on the lease. There is not much else in Gerrards Cross in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake purchasing a short lease?

Should you need a home loan that many years will likely be a potential deal breaker. Reduce the offer by the amount the lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the current proprietor has owned the property for at least 2 years you can ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing lawyer about this matter.

My brother has encouraged me to instruct his lawyers for conveyancing in Gerrards Cross. Should I find my own property lawyer?

Much as we are happy to recommend a Gerrards Cross conveyancing lawyer the best way to select a conveyancing lawyer is to seek recommendations from friends or family who have actually used the solicitor that you are are thinking of instructing.

My wife and I have recently had an offer accepted on our first home in Gerrards Cross, and need to get solicitors lined up. I have utilised the various rating based websites and the fee estimates are from all across the the UK. Is it necessary to have a Gerrards Cross lawyer local to your potential new home? I am happy to do all the communicating over email, but I guess at some point we may be required to attend the solicitor's office to sign documents?

The conveyancing practitioner does not need to be in Gerrards Cross, but opting for local means that you can go in if required, for instance, if a signature is immediately necessary. Furthermore, a Gerrards Cross solicitor have established relationships with local agents and (if the vendor has instructed a local lawyer) with them, which should help keep things moving faster.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Gerrards Cross regulated by the SRA

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

  • B P Collins Trust Corporation Limited, Collins House, 32-38 Station Road, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 8EL
  • B P Collins Llp, Collins House, 32-38 Station Road, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 8EL
  • Knipe Woodhouse-smith, 145-147 High Street, Chalfont St. Peter, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 9QL
  • Frazine Johnson, Old Bank Chambers, 32 Station Parade, Denham, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB9 5ET
  • Hilary Johnston, 7 Manor Farm Way, Seer Green, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2YD

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Gerrards Cross regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Gerrards Cross specialising in commercial conveyancing in Gerrards Cross. This should include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • B P Collins Llp, Collins House, 32-38 Station Road, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 8EL
  • B P Collins Trust Corporation Limited, Collins House, 32-38 Station Road, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 8EL
  • Frazine Johnson, Old Bank Chambers, 32 Station Parade, Denham, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB9 5ET
  • Hilary Johnston, 7 Manor Farm Way, Seer Green, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2YD
  • Hine Solicitors, 51 Amersham Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2HB

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Gerrards Cross?

Licensed Conveyancers specialise in the legalities surrounding acquiring and selling property and cover conveyancing nationwide not just Gerrards Cross. When using a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you should:
  • Enjoy the benefit of an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Have a high standard of legal services.
  • Receive your matters dealt with using care, skill and legal competence.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Have a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • You should not consider yourself discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the standard you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Have your individual needs taken into account should a complaint be made.
  • Receive a timeous, objective and comprehensive service where if a complaint is registered about your conveyancing in Gerrards Cross.

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

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