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Top reasons to let us assist you select a high street conveyancing solicitor in Gloucestershire

  • 1 The Gloucestershire conveyancing firms that we work with are committed to providing the most cost, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and investors in Gloucestershire
  • 2 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Gloucestershire are familiar with the local concerns peculiar to Gloucestershire and therefore you may benefit from better advice and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 3 The accumulation of transactions means that Gloucestershire property lawyer have developed valuable links with Gloucestershire local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of undertaking your house sale or purchase in Gloucestershire.
  • 4 Gloucestershire conveyancers work in partnership with Gloucestershire estate agents, developers, surveyors, mortgage companies and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to buyers and sellers every step of the way, to ensure you’re kept up to date with progress throughout
  • 5 Gloucestershire property lawyers have a significant advantage when it comes to Gloucestershire conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will impact your sale or purchase

Examples of recent conveyancing in Gloucestershire since March 2022*

Purchase

of flat London Road GL1 3HT, purchased for £128,000. Leasehold conveyancing work included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending the transfer to the seller for signature in preparation for completion, obtaining official copies of the title

Sale

of terraced premises, Bloomfield Road, GL1 5BP completing on 22/03/2022 at a price of £280,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, sending the transfer to the seller for signature in preparation for completion, agreeing completion date with parties

Sale

of detached residence premises, Oswalds Close, GL2 9FE completing on 18/03/2022 at a price of £292,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for signature in preparation for completion, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, agreeing completion date with parties

Transfer

of terraced residence, Saintbridge Close, GL4 4AN completing on 18/03/2022 at a price of £210,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in preparation for completion, obtaining official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Gloucestershire

I have just been advised by my mortgage broker that my Gloucestershire property lawyer is not on the bank Conveyancing panel. How can I be certain whether this is indeed the case?

The sensible course of action for you to take is to contact your Gloucestershire lawyer directly. It is reasonable to expect your lawyer to advise you of the situation. Where they are not on the panel they could put your in touch with solicitors on the conveyancing panel for your lender.

Should commercial conveyancing searches disclose impending roadworks that could affect a commercial premises in Gloucestershire?

Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in Gloucestershire will conduct a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers expend in investigating accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Gloucestershire. The report 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 Gloucestershire.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Gloucestershire it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. Failure to identify developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately may cause delays to Gloucestershire commercial conveyancing transactions as well as pose a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not carried out for residential conveyancing in Gloucestershire.

Just bought a detached house in Gloucestershire , how long should it take for the Land Registry to record my ownership? My Gloucestershire conveyancing solicitor works at snail pace, so I want to be certain that my ownership is registered.

As far as conveyancing in Gloucestershire is concerned, registration is no faster or slower than anywhere else in England and Wales. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can differ according to who lodges the application, whether there are errors and if the Land registry have to notify any interested persons or bodies. Currently approximately three quarters of such applications are fully dealt with in less than three weeks but some can be subject to longer hold-ups. Registration is effected once the buyer is living at the property so registration formalities is not always primary concern yet if there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your lawyers can contact the land registry and explain the circumstances.

In surfing the world wide web for the words on line conveyancing in Gloucestershire it reveals many property lawyerslocally. With so much choice what is the best way to find the suitable property lawyer for purchase transaction?

The ideal way of seeking a suitable conveyancer is through a trusted testimonial, so enquire of colleagues and family who have purchased a property in Gloucestershire or the reputable estate agent or mortgage broker. Costs for conveyancing in Gloucestershire vary, so it's a good idea to secure at least four fee estimates from varying types of solicitors. Make sure that you clarify what costs in the quote includes.

Planning to complete next month on a basement flat in Gloucestershire. Conveyancing solicitors assured me that they are sending me a report tomorrow. What should I be looking out for?

Your report on title for your leasehold conveyancing in Gloucestershire should include some of the following:

    It needs to be made clear to you whether the lease allows you to alter or improve aspects of the property- you should know whether any restrictions applies to all alterations or just structural alteration, and whether licences for alterations is required if lease caters for for a slush account for major repairs? You should have a good understanding of the insurance obligations You must be informed what is to be regarded as a Nuisance as far as the lease is concerned Whether the landlord has obligations to ensure rights of quiet enjoyment over your property and do you know what it means in practice?
For a comprehensive list of information to be included in your report on your leasehold property in Gloucestershire please enquire of your lawyer in advance of your conveyancing in Gloucestershire.

I invested in buying a garden flat in Gloucestershire, conveyancing was carried out 10 years ago. Can you let me have an estimate of the premium that my landlord can legally expect in return for granting a renewal of my lease? Corresponding properties in Gloucestershire with a long lease are worth £216,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £50 charged once a year. The lease terminates on 21st October 2091

You have 69 years remaining on your lease we estimate the price of your lease extension to range between £9,500 and £11,000 plus costs.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we are not able to supply a more accurate figure without more detailed investigations. You should not use the figures in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt additional issues that need to be considered and you obviously should be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not move forward placing reliance on this information without first getting professional advice.

I am hoping to purchase a repossessed flat in Gloucestershire and the mortgagee in possession require completion within 28 days. Can a property lawyer meet that timeframe? Would it be better to select a local Gloucestershire firm or an online firm that professes to complete quickly?

Attend your Gloucestershire high street. Pop in to 3 companies and ask to talk to a conveyancing solicitor for an estimate. Discuss your situation and seek a commitment on deadlines. Select the one that comes across as most efficient. You need to select a property lawyer on the panel of conveyancing practitioners who can act for your mortgage company.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Gloucestershire regulated by the SRA

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

  • Langley Wellington Llp, Royal House, 60 Bruton Way, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1EP
  • K W Hubbard & Co, 3 Russell Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1NE
  • Tayntons (ls) Limited, 8-12 Clarence Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1DZ
  • Madge Lloyd & Gibson Inc. Linda Stapleton & Co, 34 Brunswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1JW
  • Brand Mellon Solicitors Limited, Copner House, 43 Southgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1TX

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Gloucestershire

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Gloucestershire with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Terms and conditions of tenancy agreements

  • Langley Wellington Llp, Royal House, 60 Bruton Way, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1EP
  • Tayntons (ls) Limited, 8-12 Clarence Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1DZ
  • Brand Mellon Solicitors Limited, Copner House, 43 Southgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1TX
  • Iacopi Palmer Solicitors Llp, Spinnaker House, Spinnaker Road, Hempsted, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 5FD
  • Davies And Partners, Rowan House, Barnett Way, Barnwood, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 3RT

Planning law solicitors in Gloucestershire regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Gloucestershire specialising in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including compulsory purchases in Gloucestershire
  • Luttons Dunford, 49 Brunswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1JS
  • Davies And Partners, Rowan House, Barnett Way, Barnwood, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 3RT
  • Tbd Legal Limited, Brunswick House, 1310 Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 4AA
  • Equilaw Limited, Montpellier Court, Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 4AH

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

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