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Reasons to use our Lee conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Peace of mind comes when you choose the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Lee has a number to pick from, but for a truly dependable and reliable service many local people have been use the endorsement of this site.
  • 2 Lee conveyancer are the linchpin to a successful Lee conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction
  • 3 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these organisations are often located many miles away with little understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in Lee
  • 4 The accumulation of transactions means that Lee lawyer have established excellent working relationships with Lee local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of handling your house sale or purchase in Lee.
  • 5 Lee solicitors have a significant advantage when it comes to Lee conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will impact your conveyancing

Examples of recent conveyancing in Lee since August 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Lee

My fiance’s step-father is a property lawyer. I expect that I will receive friends and family rates for conveyancing, However if that does not come through, what kind of figure should I be expecting for conveyancing in Lee?

It’s prudent to obtain multiple conveyancing estimates. Make use of our comparison tool on this page. Whilst charges do contrast greatly but service levels do differ between conveyancers as is true with the vast majority of professional services.

Do the conveyancing lawyers identified via your search tool perform attended exchange conveyancing in Lee?

We do have a number of conveyancing experts who can conduct 24hr exchanges. You should call us to obtain a fee calculation and details as to dates.

Why is leasehold purchase conveyancing in Lee costs more?

The conveyancing charges for a leasehold property in Lee is frequently greater when contrasted to a freehold acquisition or disposal. This is because there is an amount of additional work necessary in dealing with the freeholder and managing agents to collate the evidence about whether the rent and maintenance fee have been cleared and whether there are any major works due in the foreseeable future on repairs or maintenance of the block.

I am buying a terrace house in Lee. Our aim is to convert the garage to an office at the property.Will legal due diligence on the property include enquiries to see if these alterations are allowed?

Your solicitor will review the deeds as conveyancing in Lee will on occasion identify restrictions in the title deeds which prevent certain works or require the consent of a 3rd party. Certain additions need local authority planning consent and approval in accordance building regulations. Some locations are designated conservation areas and special planning restrictions apply which often prevent or impact extensions. It would be sensible to check these things with a surveyor ahead of any purchase.

We had selected conveyancing lawyers locally in Lee on the HSBC solicitor approved list. They are now charging me a separate charge for handling the HSBC mortgage. Is this a supplemental conveyancing fee specified by HSBC?

Unfortunately, so long as it is in their Terms of Engagement or Quote then yes your property lawyer can levy a fee for this. This charge is not set by HSBC but by your Lee conveyancing practitioner. Some firms on the HSBC panel will levy an ‘acting for lender’ fee and others do not.

My wife and I are in the throws of looking at houses in Lee and I am about to put in an offer. Is it premature to have a solicitor in place? I am planning to take a mortgage with Coventry BS.

It would be wise to instigate your search sooner rather than later. Once you decide who you want to use and once your offer is accepted you can instruct them to work for you and forward their contact information on to the EA. As you are taking out a mortgage with Coventry BS, make sure you remember to check that your lawyer is on the Coventry BS conveyancing panel.

Various internet forums that I have visited warn that are the number one reason for stalling in Lee house deals. Is there any truth in this?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released conclusions of research by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature within the common causes of hindrances in the conveyancing process. Local searches are unlikely to feature in any holding up conveyancing in Lee.

Is it possible to transfer to a new solicitor as I have to find a firm on the The Royal Bank of Scotland conveyancing panel. I had appointed a high street conveyancing solicitor in Lee five minutes from me but he is not accepted by The Royal Bank of Scotland

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Lee on the The Royal Bank of Scotland panel. Please note that the property lawyers that we on the directory do not pay us commission if you instruct them and are registered with the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Lee. Using the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this site, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Lee.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Lee regulated by the SRA

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

  • A S Solicitors, James House, 382 Lee High Road, London, London, SE12 8RW
  • Mandy Peters Solicitors, 345 Lee High Road, London, SE12 8RU
  • Maus Solicitors, Global House, 228 Brownhill Road, London, SE6 1AT
  • Francis Solicitors, 171 Lewisham High Street, Lewisham, London, SE13 6AA
  • Cunningham Blake Solicitors, Spencer House, 3 Tranquil Vale, London, SE3 0BU

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Lee regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Lee but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • Cain Associates Llp, 297 The Broadway, DA6 8DG
  • Ducat Law Ltd, TMS House, BR5 3QB

Planning law solicitors in Lee regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Lee with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including tree preservation orders
  • Beverley Morris & Co, 35 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Villiage, London, SE3 0TJ
  • Beverley Morris & Co Incorporating Peter Egan & Co, 62 Lewisham High Street, London, London, SE13 5JH
  • Wellers Law Group Llp, Tenison House, Tweedy Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NF
  • Batchelors, Charles House, 35 Widmore Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1RW
  • A E Short, 144 Bromley Road, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 6PG

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

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