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  • 1 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these companies are often located many kilometers away with little understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in Great Linford
  • 2 Great Linford solicitors work in conjunction with Great Linford estate agents, house builders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that the highest level of service is provided to buyers and sellers every step of the way, to ensure you’re kept informed as to progress all the way along
  • 3 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory service identifying lender approved law firms carrying out conveyancing in Great Linford regulated and authorised by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 4 The firms identified on our web pages have a mix of conveyancing solicitors, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases each year.
  • 5 Experience means that Great Linford lawyer have developed excellent links with Great Linford local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of undertaking your house sale or purchase in Great Linford.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Great Linford since June 2022*

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of flat Wolverton Park Road MK12 5FJ, at purchase amount of £235,000. Leasehold conveyancing included: taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, preparing statement detailing charges, setting up the completion formalities

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of terraced property, Chalfont Close, MK13 7HS completing on 07/07/2022 at a price of £550,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, obtaining official copies of the title

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of detached residence residence, Stonegate, MK13 0PX completing on 24/06/2022 at a price of £391,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, preparing statement detailing charges

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of house property, Thompson Street, MK13 0EF completing on 24/06/2022 at a price of £290,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, obtaining official copies of the title

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Great Linford

My fiancee and I are buying our first home. The conveyancing practitioner has messagedto enquire if we wish to purchase supplemental conveyancing searches. We are really unsure what's needed for conveyancing in Great Linford

The extent of Great Linford conveyancing searches should be triggered based primarily on the property, the location, the probability of any of these risks, your knowledge of the area and risks, your general appetite to risk. What matters is that you adequately comprehend what information each search could give you. You may then decide if you personally think you need that information. Should you be unsure, ask your solicitor to offer guidance.

We are looking to buy a property and need a conveyancing solicitor in Great Linford who is on the RBS solicitor panel. Could you point me in the right direction as regards a firm?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for RBS . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in Great Linford.

I have 71 years remaining on my lease and require a lease extension for my flat in Great Linford. Conveyancing solicitors on the Chelsea Building Society panel can deal with such extensions right?

Most leasehold conveyancing experts should be able to deal with a lease extension. if you are obtaining a mortgage then your lender may insist that the lease be extended before competition. Chelsea Building Society have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 23/9/2022 the requirements read as follows :

85 years from the date of completion of the mortgage. Please ensure that you explain the implications of a short term lease to the borrower.

Will our solicitor be making enquiries regarding flooding during the conveyancing in Great Linford.

The risk of flooding is if increasing concern for lawyers specialising in conveyancing in Great Linford. Some people will buy a house in Great Linford, completely expectant that at some time, it may be flooded. However, aside from the physical destruction, where a house is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to obtain a mortgage, satisfactory building insurance, or dispose of the premises. There are steps that can be taken during the course of a house purchase to forewarn the purchaser.

Solicitors are not best placed to offer advice on flood risk, however there are a number of checks that can be carried out by the purchaser or on a buyer’s behalf which will figure out the risks in Great Linford. The standard property information forms sent to a buyer’s solicitor (where the solicitors are adopting what is known as the Conveyancing Protocol) includes a usual inquiry of the seller to determine if the property has suffered from flooding. If the residence has been flooded in past and is not notified by the seller, then a purchaser may bring a compensation claim stemming from an misleading answer. A purchaser’s lawyers should also order an enviro search. This will higlight if there is any known flood risk. If so, further inquiries should be conducted.

The deeds to my property are lost. The solicitors who did the conveyancing in Great Linford 4 years ago no longer exist. What are my options?

In today’s world there are copies made of almost everything, and your conveyancer will know precisely where to locate all the relevant documentation so you can purchase or sell your property without any difficulty. Where copies are not available, your lawyer can put in place insurance or indemnities protecting you against future claims on your property.

I decided to have a survey completed on a house in Great Linford ahead of instructing conveyancers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold aspect to the property. The surveyor advised that some lenders tend refuse to grant a loan on this type of home.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Santander has different instructions from Halifax. If you call us we can check via the relevant bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Great Linford. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Great Linford

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Great Linford practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Leasehold Valuation Tribunal proceedings

  • Green Law Solicitors, 109 Church Street, Wolverton, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK12 5LD
  • Ray Borley Dunkley Llp, 79 High Street, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK11 1AU
  • Dass Legal Solutions (mk) Law Ltd, Norfolk House East, 499 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 2AH
  • Heald Solicitors Llp, Ashton House, 471 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 2AH
  • Shoosmiths Llp, Witan Gate House, 500-600 Witan Gate West, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 1SH

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Great Linford regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Great Linford specialising in commercial conveyancing in Great Linford. This should include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Green Law Solicitors, 109 Church Street, Wolverton, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK12 5LD
  • Ray Borley Dunkley Llp, 79 High Street, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK11 1AU
  • Dass Legal Solutions (mk) Law Ltd, Norfolk House East, 499 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 2AH
  • Heald Solicitors Llp, Ashton House, 471 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 2AH
  • Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors Llp, 251 Upper Third Street, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 1DR

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Great Linford regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Great Linford but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Right Choice Conveyancing Ltd, Milton Keynes Business Centre, MK14 6GD
  • Allan Ainsworth & Co, 34 Colesbourne Drive, MK15 9AN

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

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