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5 reasons to use our service to assist you select a high street conveyancing solicitor in Kennington

  • 1 The Kennington conveyancing firms that are listed are dedicated to supplying value for money, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and investors in Kennington
  • 2 Excellent communication and pure property expertise are key benefits that you should value when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Kennington home moves can be made significantly more stressful because of poor communication between all the parties. The lawyers listed endeavour to make sure that communication channels are open and act on arising issues and developments instantly.
  • 3 Kennington property lawyers work in conjunction with Kennington estate agents, developers, surveyors, banks and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to home movers every step of the way, with the aim of reducing administrative burdens and transaction times
  • 4 Kennington property lawyer are the key to a successful Kennington home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your move
  • 5 Kennington conveyancers are likely to be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents

Examples of recent conveyancing in Kennington since March 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Kennington

Finally, a mortgage offer from Nationwide for the remortgage of my 3 bedroom maisonette is to be issued imminently. Are you able to suggest a low cost conveyancing practitioner in Kennington?

You are on the wrong site if you are seeking cut-price fees for conveyancing in Kennington. We can offer you affordable conveyancing but our intention is not to advertise as being the cheapest. Resist the temptation to appoint brokers seducing you with £99 conveyancing in Kennington. Optimistically, in being led by cheap conveyancing, you will receive what you pay for and at worst it will result in you spending a lot in extras and still not get the service expected.

We are purchasing a house and the conveyancer has mentioned Chancel Repair for which the house may be obligated to pay as it falls into the area of such a church. He has mentioned insurance. Is this really necessary for conveyancing in Kennington

Unless a prior purchase of the premises completed post 12 October 2013 you may expect lawyers conducting conveyancing in Kennington to remain encouraging a chancel search and or insurance against a claim.

I used Wolstenholmes several years past for my conveyancing in Kennington. I now require my file however the law firm is no longer operating. What do I do?

Do call the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracking down 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 Kennington 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 looking for a flat up to £195,000 and found one close by in Kennington I like with a park and station nearby, the downside is that it's only got 61 years unexpired on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Kennington for this price, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake acquiring a short lease?

Should you require a mortgage the remaining unexpired lease term will likely be an issue. Discount the price by the anticipated lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing proprietor has owned the premises for a minimum of 2 years you could ask them to commence the lease extension formalities and pass it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the current lease with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing solicitor about this.

How easy is it to change firm as I need to select one who is on the Accord Mortgages Ltd conveyancing panel. I instructed a high street conveyancing solicitor in Kennington round the corner but the firm is not approved by Accord Mortgages Ltd

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Kennington on the Accord Mortgages Ltd panel. Please note that the property lawyers that we list do not pay us fee if you instruct them and are under regulation of the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Kennington. In making use of search facility on this page, you can scrutinise costs for conveyancing solicitors in Kennington and throughout England and Wales.

My offer on semi in Kennington has been agreed to, the owner does however have a connected purchase. The sellers have submitted an offer on somewhere, however it’s not been accepted yet, and has viewings of other apartments in the pipeline. I have instructed a local conveyancing solicitor in Kennington. What should be my next step? At what point do I apply for the mortgage with Lloyds?

It is understandable to have apprehensions where there is a chain as you are unlikely to want to be too out of pocket prematurely (home loan application is approx one thousand pounds, then survey, Kennington conveyancing search charges, etc). First, you must check that your conveyancer is on the Lloyds approved list. As to the subsequent stages this very much dictated by the specifics of your transaction, desire for this property and on the state of the market. During a hot market many buyers will apply for the mortgage with Lloyds and pay for the valuation and only if it was satisfactory would they pay their solicitor to proceed with searches.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Kennington regulated by the SRA

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

  • Ricardina Bridges Ltd, 47 South Lambeth Road, London, SW8 1RH
  • Mcdonald & Co, Flat 40 Rivermill, 151 Grosvenor Road, London, SW1V 3JN
  • Eagle Solicitors, 163 Kennington Lane, London, SE11 4EZ
  • Pothecary Witham Weld Solicitors, 70 St. Georges Square, London, SW1V 3RD
  • Hockfield And Co, 41 Reedworth Street, Kennington, London, SE11 4PQ

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Kennington regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Kennington but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY

Planning law solicitors in Kennington regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Kennington practicing in planning law. This should include advice on tree preservation orders
  • Ricardina Bridges Ltd, 47 South Lambeth Road, London, SW8 1RH
  • Streathers Clapham Llp, 53 Clapham High Street, London, SW4 7TG
  • Keystone Law Limited, Second Floor Audley House, 13 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5HX
  • Ahc Solicitors Limited, 1 Northumberland Avenue, Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5BW
  • Hempsons, 40 Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NJ

Neighboring Locations

Pimlico
Lambeth
Vauxhall
Nine Elms
Kennington
Oval

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

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