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If you have reached us by Googling ‘Conveyancing in Harlow’ follow your intuition — you will have a better house move where you instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Harlow.

Main reasons to use our service to assist you select a local conveyancing solicitor in Harlow

  • 1 Solicitors accustomed to conveyancing in Harlow regularly deal withlocal issues specific to Harlow and therefore you may benefit from better advice and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 2 Experience means that Harlow solicitor have established very good working relationships with Harlow local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of dealing with your conveyancing in Harlow.
  • 3 Using a a family Solicitor in the main results in a more personalised service. Sometimes when dealing with a an online conveyancing factory, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who who update you by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 4 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these companies are often based hundreds of kilometers away with little appreciation of the factors that affect property transactions in Harlow
  • 5 Harlow property lawyers work in partnership with Harlow estate agents, house builders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to home movers every step of the way, to ensure you’re kept informed as to progress all the way along

Examples of recent conveyancing in Harlow since March 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Harlow

Can your site be used to find a Conveyancing solicitor in Harlow even if I’m not purchasing or disposing of a house, for example where I wish to buy a shop in Harlow with a loan from Barnsley Building Society?

The service is predominantly there to get a quote from residential conveyancing solicitors in Harlow but we have listed towards the end of this page a few Harlow commercial conveyancing firms. You will need to enquire with the company directly to establish if they are also authorised to represent Barnsley Building Society

I am in the process of refinancing my apartment in Harlow, does my lawyer need to be on the Nottingham Solicitor panel?

There is nothing to stop you using your solicitor, but Nottingham will insist on their interests being represented by a firm on their conveyancing panel. There is greater potential for delays and confusion with an additional lawyer added to the mix, and it will undoubtedly be more expensive too.

I happen to be the single recipient of my late grandmother’s will with all property in now in my sole name, including the my former home in Harlow. The Harlow property was put into my name in May. I plan to dispose of the house. I do know about the CML 6 month 'rule', which means that my proprietorship will be regarded the same way as though I had purchased the property in May. Do I have to wait half a year to sell?

The Council of Mortgage Lenders’ handbook mandates conveyancers to: "report to us immediately if the owner or registered proprietor has been registered for less than six months." By the strict wording you might be affected by that. How practical a view mortgage companies take of it, depend on the mortgage company as this clause is principally there to capture the purchase and immediately sell or the quick reselling of property.

The formalities of my remortgage has taken place for my property in Harlow. Conveyancing was satisfactory but I feel I should register my dissatisfaction about the lender. How do I make a complaint?

All banks and building societies have complaints procedures. Your first point of contact should be one of the lender’s branches or the Customer Services Department at head office. We understand that complaints to a lender are resolved effectively and efficiently. If you feel the matter is not resolved you can write to Financial Ombudsman Service, South Quay Plaza, 183 Marsh Wall, London E14 9SR with full details of your complaint.

I am due to exchange contracts on my apartment. I had a double glazing fitted in October 2006, but did not receive a FENSA certificate or Building Regulation Certificate. My purchaser’s mortgage company, HSBC are being pedantic. The Harlow solicitor who is on the HSBC conveyancing panel is recommending indemnity insurance as a solution but HSBC are insisting on a building regulation certificate. Why do HSBC have a conveyancing panel if they don't accept advice from them?

It is probably the case that HSBC have referred the matter to their valuer. The reason why HSBC may not want to accept indemnity insurance is because it does not give them any reassurance that the double glazing was correctly and safely installed. The indemnity insurance merely protects against enforcement action which is very unlikely anyway.

Various online forums that I have come across warn that are the main cause of obstruction in Harlow conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) has noted the determinations of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature amongst the common causes of hindrances during the legal transfer of property. Searches are not likely to be the root cause of delay in conveyancing in Harlow.

Is it possible to change firm as I have to select a firm on the Lloyds TSB Bank conveyancing panel. I instructed a local conveyancing solicitor in Harlow five minutes from me but he is not approved by Lloyds TSB Bank

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Harlow on the Lloyds TSB Bank panel. Please note that the law firms that we list do not pay us a referral fee if you instruct them and are under regulation of the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Harlow. In utilising the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this website, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Harlow.

I need to find a conveyancing solicitor for my conveyancing in Harlow. I have land on a web site which appears to be the ideal solution If there is a chance to get all formalities completed via phone that would be ideal. Do I need to be concerned? What should out be looking out for?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Harlow regulated by the SRA

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

  • Whiskers Llp, Unit 6 Mitre Buildings, Kitson Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1DR
  • Harris Cuffaro & Nichols, Lion Court, 8-10 Market Street, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0AH
  • Braddon & Snow Limited, Montagu House, 68 High Street, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, EN11 8HA
  • Duffield Harrison Llp, Rathmore House, 56 High Street, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, EN11 8EX
  • Foskett Marr Gadsby & Head Llp, 181 High Street, Epping, Essex, CM16 4BQ

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Harlow

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Harlow specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on service charge disputes and the right to manage

  • Whiskers Llp, Unit 6 Mitre Buildings, Kitson Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1DR
  • Williams Hortor Law And Mediation, 9b Roydon Road, Stanstead Abbotts, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 8HQ
  • Duffield Harrison Llp, Rathmore House, 56 High Street, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, EN11 8EX
  • Foskett Marr Gadsby & Head Llp, 181 High Street, Epping, Essex, CM16 4BQ
  • Kennard Wells Solicitors, 84a High Street, Epping, Essex, CM16 4AE

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Harlow regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Harlow but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • P J Conveyancing Services, 1st Floor Offices Bayfords, CM17 0AW
  • Movingahead, Mitre Chambers, CM21 9JS
  • Alex Symeon Limited, 95A Beamish Close, CM16 6JW

Neighboring Locations

Sawbridgeworth
Stanstead Abbotts
Harlow
Epping

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