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Reasons to use our Grange Over Sands conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Grange Over Sands solicitors work in conjunction with Grange Over Sands estate agents, house builders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that a quality service is provided to clients every step of the way, helping make the process as straightforward as possible
  • 2 The firms shown on our directory have a mix of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases annually.
  • 3 Solicitor conveyancing firms have excellent personal links with Grange Over Sands selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 4 Grange Over Sands conveyancers will have connections at the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and property agents
  • 5 The Grange Over Sands conveyancing practitioners that are identified are committed to supplying value for money, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and investors in Grange Over Sands

Examples of recent conveyancing in Grange Over Sands since July 2021*


of semi property, The Old Nurseries, LA11 7AD completing on 04/08/2021 at a price of £275,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, preparing statement detailing charges, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s conveyancer


of semi-detached premises, , LA11 6JQ completing on 16/07/2021 at a price of £262,500. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, securing official copies of the title, preparing statement detailing charges


of terraced premises, Stonycroft Drive, LA5 0EE completing on 05/08/2021 at a price of £510,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, obtaining official copies of the title, preparing statement detailing charges


of house residence, Church Street, LA7 7DX completing on 23/07/2021 at a price of £144,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, setting up the completion formalities

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Grange Over Sands

Can your site be used to find a Conveyancing solicitor in Grange Over Sands even if I’m not purchasing or disposing of a house, for instance if I intend to acquire an office in Grange Over Sands with a loan from Santander?

Our comparison service is predominantly utilised to select residential conveyancing solicitors in Grange Over Sands but we have listed at the bottom of this page some Grange Over Sands commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to make contact with the company directly to check if they are also authorised to represent Santander

My fiancee and I are spending time viewing houses in Grange Over Sands and I am about to put in an offer. Should I already have a property lawyer appointed at this point? I am planning to take a mortgage with RBS.

You should start obtaining conveyancing estimates from solicitors ASAP. After you have chosen your lawyer and once your offer is accepted you can instruct them to work for you and pass their details on to the selling agent. As you are obtaining a mortgage with RBS, make sure you remember to check that your lawyer is on the RBS conveyancing panel.

I was told two weeks ago that my mortgage has been agreed to by Kent Reliance. Is it usual for Kent Reliance to only issue the offer once my solicitor in Grange Over Sands is approved on their conveyancing panel? Kent Reliance have asked my solicitor to see a copy of their PI Insurance.

Mortgage companies tend not to not issue an offer until they have details of a lawyer on their panel. It can take a few weeks for Kent Reliance to deal with your lawyer's application to be on the Kent Reliance conveyancing panel. There's no guarantee that your solicitor will be accepted.

Co-operative have agreed my mortgage in principle, my bid on a house in Grange Over Sands has been accepted, what happens next?

Your estate agent will want to be advised as to your conveyancing practitioner's details (be sure the solicitors are on the lender’s approved list). Contact Co-operative or your broker and complete any appropriate forms. Co-operative will sellect a valuer who will get in contact with the selling agent or seller to arrange a slot for the valuation to happen. Once carried out (assuming no problems) it takes about ten days for the mortgage offer to be issued. Co-operative will issue the offer to you and your property lawyers. The legal work will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Grange Over Sands.

Over the last few months I have been searching for a ground for flat up to £235,500 and identified one close by in Grange Over Sands I like with amenity areas and transport links in the vicinity, however it only has 49 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Grange Over Sands in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake purchasing a short lease?

If you need a mortgage the shortness of the lease may be a potential deal breaker. Discount the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing owner has owned the premises for at least 2 years you could request that they commence the lease extension formalities and then assign it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing lawyer regarding this.

My husband and I are a fortnight into a freehold purchase having been referred to solicitors by the high street agent to perform conveyancing in Grange Over Sands. I am am very dissatisfied with the quality of service. Could you help me find new conveyancers?

A conveyancer would have to be very poor in order to consider changing them. Has the mortgage offer been issued? If so you must make them aware of the new conveyancer and ensure the loan are issued to the new lawyers. The conveyancer should be on the banks approved list to avoid escalating costs and frustration. So that should be your first question of the new conveyancers. Our find a solicitor tool will help you find a lender approved lawyer for your home move in Grange Over Sands

Do you have any top tips for leasehold conveyancing in Grange Over Sands with the purpose of speeding up the sale process?

  • A significant proportion of the frustration in leasehold conveyancing in Grange Over Sands can be bypassed where you appoint lawyers the minute you market your property and request that they start to collate the leasehold information needed by the purchasers’ lawyers.
  • The majority of landlords or Management Companies in Grange Over Sands charge for providing management packs for a leasehold home. You or your lawyers should enquire as to the actual amount of the charges. The management information sought on or before finding a buyer, thus reducing delays. The typical amount of time it takes to receive management information is three weeks. It is the most frequent cause of frustration in leasehold conveyancing in Grange Over Sands. In the event that you altered the property did you need the Landlord’s approval? Have you, for example laid down wooden flooring? Grange Over Sands leases often stipulate that internal structural alterations or installing wooden flooring calls for a licence issued by the Landlord acquiescing to such changes. Should you fail to have the consents to hand do not contact the landlord without contacting your solicitor before hand. Some Grange Over Sands leases require Landlord’s consent to the sale and approval of the buyers. If this applies to your lease, it would be prudent to notify your estate agents to make sure that the purchasers obtain financial (bank) and professional references. The bank reference will need to confirm that the buyers are financially capable of paying the yearly service charge and the actual amount of the service charge should be quoted in the bank’s letter. You will therefore need to provide your estate agents with the actual amount of the service charge so that they can pass this information on to the purchasers or their solicitors.

I acquired a basement flat in Grange Over Sands, conveyancing having been completed February 2000. Can you shed any light on how much the price could be for a 90 year extension to my lease? Similar flats in Grange Over Sands with a long lease are worth £211,000. The ground rent is £45 invoiced every year. The lease expires on 21st October 2088

You have 67 years unexpired the likely cost is going to be between £10,500 and £12,000 plus professional fees.

The suggested premium range above a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we cannot give you the actual costs without more detailed investigations. You should not use this information in tribunal or court proceedings. There may be other concerns that need to be considered and clearly you want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not move forward based on this information before getting professional advice.

My partner and I are looking at buying our first property in Grange Over Sands. Can you refer me to a cheap Grange Over Sands solicitor that would assist us as well as act for Bank of Ireland? is restricted to being a directory service for solicitors who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Bank of Ireland in certain areas for example Grange Over Sands . Our intention is not to recommend any particular solicitor.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Grange Over Sands

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Grange Over Sands specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Shirley M Evans Solicitor Limited, 5 Lowther Gardens, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 7EX
  • Gedye & Sons (solicitors) Limited, Chancery House, Kents Bank Road, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 7HD
  • Poole Townsend T/a Ian N Gunby & Co, 4 Park Road, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7AB

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Grange Over Sands?

Licensed Conveyancers specialise in the legalities surrounding acquiring and selling property and cover conveyancing countrywide as well as Grange Over Sands. When instructing a Licensed Conveyancer governed by the CLC, you can expect:
  • Have an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of legal services.
  • Enjoy the benefit of your conveyancing dealt with using care, skill and legal know-how.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a high quality of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Receive a service which is accessible and responsive to your specific requirements.
  • 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.
  • Ensure your individual needs taken into account should you make a complaint.
  • Have a timeous, independent and comprehensive service when making a complaint about your conveyancing in Grange Over Sands about your conveyancing in Grange Over Sands.

Transfer of Equity conveyancing in Grange Over Sands normally includes the following:

  • Taking instructions from parties involved
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Following instructions from the bank (if relevant)
  • Negotiating the terms of the transaction
  • Preparing the Transfer or approving draft Transfer
  • Agreeing amendments to the draft Transfer
  • Corresponding with parties with regards to the Transfer
  • Agreeing and preparing for completion
  • Receiving and releasing funds to the appropriate parties
  • Preparing and submitting to HMRC the appropriate stamp duty forms and payment
  • Dealing with the registration procedures for the new ownership and the home loan (if applicable) at the HMLR.

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