Find a Lender-Approved Local Conveyancer in Kingsbury

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Reasons to use our Kingsbury conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Kingsbury solicitors have a crucial edge when it comes to Kingsbury conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that will affect your conveyancing
  • 2 Kingsbury lawyer are the key to a successful Kingsbury conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction
  • 3 Kingsbury lawyers work in partnership with Kingsbury estate agents, house builders, surveyors, mortgage companies and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to buyers and sellers every step of the way, offering all the legal expertise and help you require
  • 4 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these companies are often based many kilometers away with little understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in Kingsbury
  • 5 This site is the first site offering you the facility to check that your conveyancing in Kingsbury will be conducted by a law firm on your mortgage lender’s member panel.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Kingsbury since March 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Kingsbury

Me and my fiance are acquiring a leasehold flat in Kingsbury. My lawyer is not listed on the bank approved list. Is it possible for me to retain my Kingsbury conveyancing solicitor notwithstanding that they are excluded from the bank approved list?

You have numerous options open to you here

  • Proceed with your chosen Kingsbury conveyancer but your bank will need to appoint a property lawyer from their approved list. The net result is additional cost and potential frustration.
  • Choose a new lawyer to conduct the conveyancing, obviously checking they are on the mortgage company conveyancing panel.
  • Convince your solicitor to attempt to join the mortgage company panel

Why do I have to pay up front for conveyancing in Kingsbury?

If you are buying a property in Kingsbury your solicitor will request that you put them with monies to cover the search fees. This will be the total of the cost of the conveyancing searches. If any down payment is as part of the total price then this will be asked for immediately in advance of contracts are exchanged. The final balance that is due will be payable a few days prior to the day of completion.

Are the BSA planning on creating a searchable register to to identify law firms on the Coventry BS conveyancing panel for instance in Kingsbury?

We have not been informed any intention on the part of the BSA to promote such a search facility.

Is it the case that all Kingsbury CQS (Conveyancing Quality Scheme) solicitors are on the Clydesdale conveyancing panel?

A selection of banks and building societies now make use of CQS as the kick off point for Panel membership such as HSBC and Santander. CQS accreditation however gives no guarantee to lender panel acceptance. Nevertheless,the Council of Mortgage Lenders have indicated that it is likely to become a pre-requisite for solicitors wishing to remain on their panels.

I have today made my last payment due on my mortgage with Nottingham. I assume I don't need a Kingsbury lawyer on the Nottingham panel to remove the mortgage at the Land Registry. Please confirm.

If you have finished paying off your Nottingham mortgage, they may send you evidence showing that you have paid it off. Alternatively they may notify the Land Registry directly. The Land Registry need to see this evidence before they will remove the Nottingham mortgage from the register. Nottingham, and any evidence they send you, will determine the action you need to take. In cases where no conveyancer is acting for you and you have paid off your mortgage:

  1. but are not moving to another property
  2. where Nottingham has sent the Land Registry the discharge electronically, and
  3. Nottingham has instructed the Land Registry to do so
The Land Registry will send you a letter confirming that your Nottingham mortgage has been paid off.

Santander have agreed my home loan in principle, my offer on a flat in Kingsbury has been agreed to, what happens next?

The estate agent will need to be informed of your property lawyer's details (make sure the solicitors are on the lender’s panel). Contact Santander or your financial adviser and finish off any relevant forms. Santander will appoint a valuer who will get in touch with the estate agent or owners to arrange an appointment. Once conducted (assuming no problems) it takes approximately ten days for the mortgage offer to be issued. Santander will send the offer to you and your solicitors. The transaction will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Kingsbury.

A relative advised me that if I am purchasing in Kingsbury I should ask my conveyancer to carry out a Neighbourhood, Planning and Local Amenity Search. Can you explain what the purpose of this search is?

This is a search is sometimes quoted for as part of the standard Kingsbury conveyancing searches. It is a large document of more than thirty pages, listing and setting out significant information about Kingsbury around the property and the people living there. It incorporates an Aerial Photograph, Planning Applications, Land Use, Mobile Phone Masts, Rights of Way, the Kingsbury Housing Market, Council Tax Banding, the type of People living in the area, the dominant type of Housing, the Average House Prices, Crime details, Local Education with maps and statistics, Local Amenities and other useful information regarding Kingsbury.

I need to instruct a conveyancing practitioner in Kingsbury for my house move. Is it possible to review a firm’s record with the profession’s regulator?

One may search for documented Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) determinations arising from inquisitions commenced on or after Jan 2008. Visit Check a solicitor's record. To find records about the period before 1 January 2008, or to check a firm's record, telephone 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 any week day save for Tuesday when lines open at 9.30am. International callers, call +44 (0)121 329 6800. The regulator may monitor telephone calls for training requirements.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Kingsbury

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

  • Selvarajah & Co, 521 Kingsbury Road, Kingsbury, London, NW9 9EG
  • Linklaw Solicitors Limited, 569 Kingsbury Road, London, NW9 9EL
  • Gattas Denfield Solicitors, The White House, 301a Kingsbury Road, London, NW9 9PE
  • Dylan Conrad Kreolle, Albion House, Suite 7, 470 Church Lane, Kingsbury, London, NW9 8UA
  • Burrows, 298-300 Preston Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 0QB

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Kingsbury regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Kingsbury with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Kingsbury. This could include advice on re-mortgaging commercial property
  • Selvarajah & Co, 521 Kingsbury Road, Kingsbury, London, NW9 9EG
  • Gandecha & Pau, First Floor, 508 Kingsbury Road, London, NW9 9HE
  • Linklaw Solicitors Limited, 569 Kingsbury Road, London, NW9 9EL
  • Gattas Denfield Solicitors, The White House, 301a Kingsbury Road, London, NW9 9PE
  • Fairview Solicitors, 5 Dorchester Way, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 9RF

Planning law solicitors in Kingsbury regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Kingsbury practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including planning applications and appeals
  • Pindoria Solicitors Limited, 1st Floor, 502 Honeypot Lane, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 1JR
  • Moerans, 123 Station Road, Edgware, Middlesex, HA8 7JR
  • Hb Public Law Ltd, Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 2UH
  • Yugin & Partners, Jubilee House, Merrion Avenue, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4RY
  • Harold Benjamin, Hill House, 67-71 Lowlands Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3EQ

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

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