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Main reasons to use our service to assist you choose a local conveyancing solicitor in Kenton

  • 1 Our site offers largest residential conveyancing directory service identifying lender approved property lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Kenton who are regulated by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 2 There is a better than average chance that the other side’s solicitors are located in Kenton - if so both parties will have worked on conveyancing matters in the past
  • 3 You can rest easier when select the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Kenton has a number to choose from, but for a truly dependable and dependable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.
  • 4 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in Kenton is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) often falls short of the high standards of professionalism you will expect.
  • 5 Kenton property lawyers work in partnership with Kenton estate agents, property finders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that a quality service is provided to home movers every step of the way, helping make the process as straightforward as possible

Examples of recent conveyancing in Kenton since December 2019*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Kenton

We chose a high street firm for my conveyancing in Kenton recently. Reviewing the Ts and Cs I seewe are on the hook for charges even if the movefalls through. Should I go with them or select a web based firm offering no completion no cost conveyancing in Kenton?

It is usually a trade off in that if "No Completion No Fee" is offered then the fee levels will tend to be be more expensive to cover those transactions that fail to complete. You should be mindful that such arrangements tend not to protect you from expenditure e.g. Kenton conveyancing search expenses.

Can conveyancing in Kenton to be done within 10 days?

Where the seller is applying time constraints for your conveyancing it is advisable to make sure that your conveyancer is familiar with the location as they will benefit local connections and knowledge. It is possible that they could have conducted previoushouses in the same street. Therefore consider using a Kenton conveyancing lawyer. In addition, be sure that the lawyer is on the lender panel. It is said that just under twenty per cent of Kenton conveyancing deals are delayed or jeopardised after finding out that a buyer’s solicitor was not on their mortgage lender’s member panel. In many cases this discovery resulted in the home move being held up by an average of 21 days. It is understood that this issue impacts in the region of 100,000 home moves annually. Almost all Kenton conveyancing firms can not act for certain mortgage companies so do check as early as possible.

Have completed on a a detached house in Kenton , how long should it take for the Land Registry to deal with the formalities evidencing my ownership? My Kenton conveyancing solicitor works at snail pace, so I want to be sure the registration is dealt with.

As far as conveyancing in Kenton is concerned, registration is no faster or slower than anywhere else in England and Wales. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can vary according to who lodges the application, whether it is in order and whether the Land registry must send notices to any 3rd parties. Currently in the region of three quarters of submission are completed within two weeks but some can be subject to longer hold-ups. Registration is effected after the buyer has moved in to the property thus 'speed' is not always an essential issue but where there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your solicitor must contact the land registry and explain the circumstances.

Due to the advice of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a property in Kenton prior to instructing solicitors. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold element to the house. The surveyor has said that some mortgage companies will refuse to give a loan on this type of property.

It varies from the lender to lender. Santander has different requirements from Nationwide. Should you wish to call us we can check with the relevant mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Kenton. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

I've found a house that appears to meet my requirements, at a reasonable figure which is making it all the more appealing. I have since been informed that it's a leasehold as opposed to freehold. I am assuming that there are issues purchasing a house with a leasehold title in Kenton. Conveyancing advisers have are soon to be instructed. Will they explain the issues?

The majority of houses in Kenton are freehold and not leasehold. This is one of the situations where having a local solicitor who is familiar with the area who can assist with the conveyancing process. We note that you are buying in Kenton so you should seriously consider shopping around for a Kenton conveyancing solicitor and be sure that they are used to advising on leasehold houses. As a matter of priority you will need to check the number of years remaining. Being a tenant you will not be entirely free to do whatever you want with the house. The lease will likely included provisions such as obtaining the landlord’spermission to carry out alterations. You may also be required to pay a maintenance charge towards the maintenance of the communal areas where the property is part of an estate. Your solicitor will appraise you on the various issues.

Following months of correspondence we cannot agree with our landlord on how much the lease extension should cost for our flat in Kenton. Can we issue an application to the Residential Property Tribunal Service?

if there is a absentee landlord or where there is dispute about what the lease extension should cost, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 it is possible to make an application to the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) to assess the price.

An example of a Freehold Enfranchisement case for a Kenton premises is 139/139A Masons Avenue in February 2010. this was a case with an absentee freeholder. As a result the leaseholders applied to Willesden County Court for an order dispensing with the giving of a notice of claim.14th October 2009 District Judge Brar granted a vesting order and the court directed that the matter should be transferred to this tribunal to determine the freehold premium. The tribunal concluded on a figure of £13,000 for the freehold interest This case affected 1 flat. The remaining number of years on the lease was 74 years.

Is planning consent necessary to change a house into two appartments in Kenton? This has taken place to a property adjacent to my home in Kenton and was ignorant of the conversion until the works were done.

Planning Permission yes. Building Reg Approval yes.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Kenton regulated by the SRA

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

  • Jane Liles Solicitors, 33 Kenton Park Road, Kenton, Middlesex, HA3 8UB
  • Mills Chody Llp, 226-228 Kenton Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 8BZ
  • Msc Solicitors Limited, 24 Hillbury Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 8EW
  • Fairview Solicitors, 5 Dorchester Way, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 9RF
  • Burrows, 298-300 Preston Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 0QB

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Kenton

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Kenton practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on service charge disputes and the right to manage

  • Mills Chody Llp, 226-228 Kenton Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 8BZ
  • Burrows, 298-300 Preston Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 0QB
  • Bonningtons Solicitors, 276 Preston Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 0QA
  • Malcolm Dear Whitfield Evans Llp, 297-299 Kenton Lane, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 8RR
  • Linklaw Solicitors Limited, 569 Kingsbury Road, London, NW9 9EL

Planning law solicitors in Kenton regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Kenton with expertise in planning law. This should include advice on compulsory purchases in Kenton
  • Hb Public Law Ltd, Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 2UH
  • Pindoria Solicitors Limited, 1st Floor, 502 Honeypot Lane, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 1JR
  • Harold Benjamin, Hill House, 67-71 Lowlands Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3EQ
  • Yugin & Partners, Jubilee House, Merrion Avenue, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4RY
  • Ellistons Slp Solicitors Limited, 51-53 The Broadway, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4DJ

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

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