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Cheap conveyancing in Longford does not necessarily mean low quality - but the odds are stacked against you

Reasons to use our Longford conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Property lawyer conveyancing firms have very good personal links with Longford selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 2 Longford property lawyers are likely to acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents
  • 3 Firms accustomed to conveyancing in Longford are familiar with the local issues peculiar to Longford and therefore you may benefit from better advice and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 4 Longford solicitors have a crucial edge when it comes to Longford conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that can impact your home move
  • 5 There is a distinct possibility the other side’s conveyancers have offices in Longford - if so both parties will be less confrontational

Examples of recent conveyancing in Longford since October 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Longford

I hired a Longford based solicitor for my conveyancing in Longford last week. Upon checking the terms of engagement it is apparent thatI am on the hook for fees even if our purchase doesn't happen. Should I ditch them and appoint an on-line lawyer promising no completion no charge conveyancing in Longford?

It is usually ‘give and take’ in that if "No Completion No Fee" is available then the fee levels will tend to be be more expensive to cover those cases that do not proceed. Also remember that these deals generally do not protect you from expenses by way of example Longford conveyancing search charges.

We are looking to buy a property and require a conveyancing solicitor in Longford who is on the Virgin Money conveyancing panel. Can you recommend a local conveyancing firm?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Virgin Money . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in Longford.

I have an AIP. The lender mentioned the loan came with free conveyancing. Is the implication that I have to instruct their panel lawyer as I would prefer to appoint a specialised conveyancing solicitor in Longford?

You should check but the chances are that allocate you one of their panel lawyers should you take up the "fee-free" offer. Contact the bank to ask if they allow a monetary alternative. Some lenders have previously offered a £250 cashback as an alternative in which case you could put that amount towards your preferred conveyancing solicitor near Longford.

As co-executor for the estate of my grandfather I am disposing of a residence in Monmouth but I am based in Longford. My lawyer (based 300 kilometers from meneeds me to execute a statutory declaration prior to the transaction finalising. Could you suggest a conveyancing lawyer in Longford who can witness this legal document for me?

strictly speaking you should not need to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Normally or notary public or solicitor will suffice regardless of whether they are based in Longford

Completion is due on the sale of our £225,000 maisonette in Longford in just under a week. The freeholder has quoted £420 for Landlord’s certificate, building insurance schedule and 3 years service charge statements. Is the landlord entitled to charge exorbitant fees for a leasehold conveyance in Longford?

Longford conveyancing on leasehold maisonettes normally necessitates the buyer’s conveyancer sending enquiries for the landlord to address. Although the landlord is not legally bound to respond to these enquiries most will be willing to assist. They are at liberty to levy a reasonable charge for responding to questions or supplying documentation. There is no upper cap for such fees. The average costs for the information that you are referring to is over three hundred pounds, in some situations it is above £800. The management information fee levied by the landlord must be sent together with a synopsis of entitlements and obligations in respect of administration charges, otherwise the charge is not strictly payable. In reality you have little option but to pay whatever is requested of you if you want to exchange contracts with the buyer.

I am the proprietor of a ground floor flat in Longford. Given that I can not reach agreement with the freeholder, can the Leasehold valuation Tribunal determine the amount payable for a lease extension?

in cases where there is a missing freeholder or where there is dispute about what the lease extension should cost, under the relevant statutes it is possible to make an application to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal to make a decision on the price.

An example of a Freehold Enfranchisement matter before the tribunal for a Longford residence is 164 Nestles Avenue in October 2013. The tribunal agreed with the proposed price of £20,158 for the freehold and determined that that sum is the amount to be paid into court This case was in relation to 2 flats. The unexpired term as at the valuation date was 69 years.

My partner is buying a basement flat in Longford. He has received an estimate by the conveyancing practitioner suggested by the estate agents and it came to £1300 . It was seven years ago I sold and bought a house and the fee was £450. Have fees really gone up that much?

You should visit 3 or 4 local Longford conveyancing solicitors seeking prices. You should base your selection not solely on cost, but on promptness and on how comprehensive the reply was.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Longford regulated by the SRA

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

  • Burch Phillips & Co, 63a Station Road, West Drayton, Middlesex, UB7 7LR
  • Khokhar Solicitors, 30 Spring Promenade, West Drayton, Southall, Middlesex, UB7 9GL
  • Francis Mostyn & Co, 242 High Street, Langley, Slough, Berkshire, SL3 8LL
  • Dale And Newbery Llp, Clarence House, 31 Clarence Street, Staines, Middlesex, TW18 4SY
  • Fitz Solicitors Limited, Chappell House, The Green, Datchet, Slough, Berkshire, SL3 9EH

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Longford regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Longford practicing in commercial conveyancing in Longford. This should include advice on re-mortgaging commercial property
  • Burch Phillips & Co, 63a Station Road, West Drayton, Middlesex, UB7 7LR
  • Francis Mostyn & Co, 242 High Street, Langley, Slough, Berkshire, SL3 8LL
  • Dale And Newbery Llp, Clarence House, 31 Clarence Street, Staines, Middlesex, TW18 4SY
  • Fitz Solicitors Limited, Chappell House, The Green, Datchet, Slough, Berkshire, SL3 9EH
  • Abm Solicitors, 61 Station Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 4BE

Sale conveyancing in Longford ordinarily comprises the following:

  • Conveyancer instructed by the vendor on acceptance of the offer
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Preparing contract and related papers
  • Forwarding draft papers to the lawyer representing the buyer
  • Finalising the wording for contracts and answering supplemental queries from the buyer’s lawyer
  • Agreeing the transfer deed
  • Replying to requisitions raised by the buyer’s lawyer
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then preparing for completion
  • Accepting the sale proceeds and transferring funds to the owner, the estate agent and other relevant parties (where relevant)

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

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