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Main reasons to use our service to help you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in Houghton Regis

  • 1 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal links with Houghton Regis estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 2 Chances are that the other side’s solicitors have offices in Houghton Regis - if so sets of conveyancers are likely to be less confrontational
  • 3 We are the UKs most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory service identifying mortgage company approved law firms delivering conveyancing in Houghton Regis regulated by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 4 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in Houghton Regis is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) often falls short of the level of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 5 The Houghton Regis conveyancing firms that are listed are dedicated to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and remortgagors in Houghton Regis

Examples of recent conveyancing in Houghton Regis since November 2023*

Purchase

of flat Dukeminster Road LU5 4FF, purchased for £222,000. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: obtaining official copies of the title, preparing statement detailing charges, setting up the completion formalities

Transfer

of semi-detached premises, Humberstone Road, LU4 9SP completing on 17/11/2023 at a price of £380,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for signature in readiness for completion, obtaining official copies of the title, agreeing completion date with parties

Sale

of terraced residence, Park Hill, LU5 6AW completing on 17/11/2023 at a price of £585,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, preparing statement detailing charges, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s lawyers

Sale

of house property, Hollicks Lane, LU6 2PL completing on 16/11/2023 at a price of £1,255,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, agreeing completion date with parties

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Houghton Regis

Do the conveyancing solicitors identified via your search tool conduct conveyancing in Houghton Regis by way of an attended exchange?

There are a few conveyancing experts carrying out 24hr exchanges. Please call us to receive a fee calculation and details as to dates.

As someone unfamiliar with conveyancing in Houghton Regis what’s the number one tip you can impart for the home moving process in Houghton Regis

You may not hear this from too many lawyers but conveyancing in Houghton Regis or throughout England and Wales is often a confrontational process. In other words, when it comes to conveyancing there is an abundance of room for conflict between you and other parties involved in the legal transfer of property. For example, the vendor, estate agent and sometimes a mortgage company. Selecting a law firm for your conveyancing in Houghton Regis is a critical decision as your conveyancer is your adviser, and is the ONE party in the legal process whose responsibility is to look after your legal interests and to protect you.

There is a distinct increase in the "blame" culture- someone must be blamed for the process being so protracted. You your first instinct should be to trust your lawyer above all other parties in the home moving process.

I have been told that property searches are the number one cause of obstruction in Houghton Regis house deals. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) has noted the conclusions of research by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not figure within the common causes of hindrances in the conveyancing process. Searches are not likely to feature in any slowing down conveyancing in Houghton Regis.

Is it possible to transfer to a new conveyancer as I need to retain a firm on the Barclays Direct conveyancing panel. I was using a high street conveyancing solicitor in Houghton Regis five minutes from me but she is not approved by Barclays Direct

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Houghton Regis on the Barclays Direct panel. Please note that the solicitors that we on the directory do not pay us a referral fee if you instruct them and are registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Houghton Regis. In making use of the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this website, you can scrutinise fees for conveyancing solicitors in Houghton Regis and throughout England and Wales.

I am thinking of appointing a conveyancing solicitor in Houghton Regis for my home move. Is there any facility to see a firm’s record with the profession’s regulator?

Members of the public may find presented Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) decisions arising from investigations started on or after Jan 2008. Visit Check a solicitor's record. For records about the period before 1 January 2008, or to check a solicitors history, phone 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 09.30 - 18.00 Tuesday. International callers, use +44 (0)121 329 6800. The regulator sometimes recorded call for training requirements.

How much experience do your Houghton Regis conveyancing solicitors have with Help To Buy, Shared Equity and similar schemes?

Houghton Regis conveyancing lawyers help thousands of buyers move home every year and assisted lots of clients through the Help To Buy scheme. The chances are that whatever makes your case unique Houghton Regis conveyancers have worked on recent similar cases.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Houghton Regis regulated by the SRA

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

  • Knowles Benning Llp, 24 West Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1SN
  • Byron Fearn, Scotson Chambers, 80 High Street South, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3HD
  • Woolfe & Co Solicitors Ltd, Britannia House, Leagrave Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 1RJ
  • Abs Solicitors Llp, Britannia House, Leagrave Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 1RJ
  • Eton Law Solicitors, 110-112 Leagrave Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 8HX

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Houghton Regis

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Houghton Regis practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • Knowles Benning Llp, 24 West Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1SN
  • Byron Fearn, Scotson Chambers, 80 High Street South, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3HD
  • Abs Solicitors Llp, Britannia House, Leagrave Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 1RJ
  • Eton Law Solicitors, 110-112 Leagrave Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 8HX
  • Beds Law Firm Limited, 47a, Crystal House, New Bedford Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 1HS

Planning law solicitors in Houghton Regis regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Houghton Regis specialising in planning law. This should include advice on tree preservation orders
  • Taylor Walton Llp, 28-44 Alma Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2PL

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

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