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Reasons to use our Maidstone conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Our site is the only site that enables you the ability to check that your property ownership legalities in Maidstone will be carried out by a solicitor on your mortgage lender’s authorised panel.
  • 2 Chances are that the other side’s conveyancers have offices in Maidstone - if so both parties will be less confrontational
  • 3 You can gain comfort when you select the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Maidstone has a number to pick from, but for a truly professional and reliable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.
  • 4 Regardless other solicitors tell you it could be necessary to attend your conveyancer to execute documents. There are various parties with involved in a conveyancing transaction without having to include the postman into the mix.
  • 5 Our site offers largest residential conveyancing directory service identifying bank approved law practices delivering conveyancing in Maidstone regulated by the SRA or CLC.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Maidstone since April 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Maidstone

The lawyer who helped my last purchase has quoted £1400 for fixed fee conveyancing in Maidstone. I’m hoping to downsize from a modern property for £175,000. This sounds overpriced. Is it in excess of the average fee for conveyancing in Maidstone?

The charges are a little high. If you shop around you might decrease the fees slightly by perhaps £100 plus VAT. On the other hand, you couldcome to regret opting for an an unknown conveyancer. If is important to enquire that the conveyancer can act for your mortgage company. You can employ our comparison tool to locate a Maidstone conveyancing practice on the lender’s approved list of lawyers which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Maidstone.

Can the conveyancing practitioners listed on your site conduct right to buy conveyancing in Maidstone?

We have identified a variety of conveyancing solicitors who can conduct right to buy conveyancing Do call us with a view to secure a conveyancing quote.

Are the BSA intent on creating a searchable register to to identify practices on the Earl Shilton BS conveyancing panel for example in Maidstone?

Lexsure has not been advised of any intention on the part of the BSA to develop such a search facility.

Just acquired a detached house in Maidstone , What is the estimated time for the Land Registry to record my title? My Maidstone conveyancing solicitor has been very slow, so I want to check the registration is dealt with.

There is nothing unique when it comes to conveyancing in Maidstone registration formalities. Rather than based on location, timescales can vary subject to the party submitting the application, whether it is in order and whether the Land registry communicate with any interested parties. As of today in the region of three quarters of submission are fully dealt with within two weeks but occasionally there can be extensive hold-ups. Registration occurs once the buyer is living at the property therefore post completion formalities is not typically an essential issue yet if it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your lawyers should communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for the application to be prioritised.

The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build apartment in Maidstone. Conveyancing is a frightening process at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. What sort of enquires would be asked in new build conveyancing.

Here are examples of a few leasehold new build enquiries that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Maidstone

    Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? Please supply evidence that the form of Lease proposed has been approved by the Land Registry. Please supply a car parking plan. Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease. There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants.

My lender have just issued us with a mortgage offer. We appointed a long established conveyancer in Maidstone yesterday. Today, our broker contacted us saying that the mortgage company said that we cannot use our solicitor as they aren't on their panel. As novices, we did not have a clue that the bank had a say Is this permitted?

You are at liberty to appoint any lawyer you prefer to appoint for your conveyancing in Maidstone nevertheless if your mortgage company aren't happy with them you will have to fork out an extra fee so the bank can appoint their own lawyers. On occasion it is possible your preferred conveyancing firm to get included on to the mortgage company panel. You can use internet search facilities such as to find a conveyancing solcitor in Maidstone on the bank panel. You can go into your high street mortgage company branch in Maidstone. They will know some good conveyancing solicitors in Maidstone on the approved list.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Maidstone regulated by the SRA

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

  • Gullands, 16 Mill Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6XT
  • Burroughs, Alliance House, 38 King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1BS
  • Gill Turner Tucker, Colman House, King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1JE
  • Whitehead Monckton Limited, Monckton House, 72 King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1BL
  • Morlings, 1-3 Clarendon Place, King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1BQ

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Maidstone regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Maidstone but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Andrew Lee & Co, 93-95 High Street, ME14 1SA
  • K L Property Lawyers Limited, Town House, ME19 6LU

Planning law solicitors in Maidstone regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The practices listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Maidstone with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including tree preservation orders
  • Whitehead Monckton Limited, Monckton House, 72 King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1BL
  • Brachers Llp, Somerfield House, 57-59 London Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8JH

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