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Ivybridge Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Average Stamp Duty Payable for this year to date was £5,225
  • 2 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Ivybridge is 20% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company
  • 3 Average time from start to moving day was 54 days for conveyancing in Ivybridge
  • 4 Percentage of cases in Ivybridge that are buy to let is 6%
  • 5 October was the busiest month and June was the next busiest month while May was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Ivybridge

Examples of recent conveyancing in Ivybridge since June 2022*

Acquisition

of flat Western Road PL21 9GH, at a price of £165,000. Leasehold conveyancing legalities included: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, ordering official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Sale

of detached residence residence, Keaton Road, PL21 9DH completing on 30/06/2022 at a price of £197,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client

Sale

of semi premises, Gorse Way, PL21 0YQ completing on 30/06/2022 at a price of £240,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in readiness for completion, agreeing completion date with parties

Transfer

of terraced residence, Macandrew Walk, PL21 0EY completing on 29/06/2022 at a price of £385,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: agreeing completion date with parties, preparing statement detailing charges, sending title deeds and signed transfer to purchaser’s lawyers

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Ivybridge

Can you vouch for a TSB sanctioned Ivybridge conveyancing conveyancer finish our house move within less than a month? Would it be better to use a local Ivybridge practice or an internet firm?

We can recommend some very good Ivybridge conveyancing firms. You can also walk up the high street in Ivybridge. Go in to some well established law practices and ask to see a conveyancing solicitor for a fee estimate. Mention your requirements together with the reasons and ask for an assurance on your deadline. Choose the one that you trust.

I am told that my conveyancing solicitors will need to check that the building insurance when buying a house in Ivybridge. My lender is Accord Mortgages

Accord Mortgages have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 27/9/2022, the requirements read as follows :

When it comes to mortgage companies such as Principality, do Ivybridge conveyancers incur a fee to be on the list of approved solicitors?

We are unaware of any lender fees to be on their list of approved firms, although some do levy an administration fee to deal with the processing of the conveyancing panel application.

Is it the case that all Ivybridge solicitor firms on the Aldermore conveyancing panel are overseen by the Solicitors Regulatory Authority?

As a firm of solicitors, in order to be on the Aldermore approved list of solicitors they would need to be overseen by the SRA. Some lenders do list licenced conveyancers on their panel in which case such practice would be regulated by the CLC.

How can we tell if a Ivybridge conveyancing solicitor on the Coventry BS panel is any good?

When it comes to conveyancing in Ivybridge getting recommendations is a sensible start. Before you go ahead, check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also, you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more, will often provide a better service than one advertising the lowest fees. We would always advocate that you speak with the solicitor handling your conveyancing.

I have been told that property searches are the primary cause of hinderance in Ivybridge conveyancing transactions. Is there any truth in this?

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 in the conveyancing process. Local searches are not likely to feature in any holding up conveyancing in Ivybridge.

I used Wolstenholmes several years past for my conveyancing in Ivybridge. I now require my papers however cannot find the solicitor. What do I do?

Do call the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracing your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Ivybridge of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously hired, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.

I am short of a 10% deposit on my flat purchase in Ivybridge , but I am anxious proceed. What can I do?

One option is to try and agree a lower deposit. Many vendors will agree to a smaller deposit or even no deposit for a first time buyer or 100% mortgage. Be aware though that if you fail to complete you will still need to hand over a minimum of 10% of the purchase price regardless of how much deposit was agreed.

You can also agree a simultaneous exchange and completion as no deposit is required for this however neither party will be tied in until completion actually takes place and it can be risky if sellers change their mind at the last minute

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Ivybridge regulated by the SRA

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

  • Kings - Solicitors, 24 Fore Street, Ivybridge, Devon, PL21 9AB
  • Clark & Weeks, 85-89 Ridgeway, Plympton, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 2AA

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Ivybridge regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Ivybridge practicing in commercial conveyancing in Ivybridge. This could include advice on buying or selling a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit
  • Kings - Solicitors, 24 Fore Street, Ivybridge, Devon, PL21 9AB

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Ivybridge?

Licensed Conveyancers specialise in the legalities surrounding purchasing and selling property and cover conveyancing countrywide not just Ivybridge. When instructing a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you are entitled to:
  • Be supplied with an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Receive a high standard of legal services.
  • Receive your matters dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Have a high quality of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a service which is accessible and responsive to your specific requirements.
  • Not feel discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the level you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Have your individual needs taken into account should a complaint be made.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a timeous, impartial and comprehensive service if if a complaint is made about your conveyancing in Ivybridge.

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

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