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Maldon Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 92 is the median number of years remaining on leases in Maldon
  • 2 Average Land Registry Fee for this year to date was £270
  • 3 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing cases in Maldon with service charge retention of 9%
  • 4 Average Stamp Duty Payable for this year to date was £9,472
  • 5 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Maldon is 25% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company

Examples of recent conveyancing in Maldon since April 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Maldon

My IFA says he needs my Maldon solicitor’s panel reference for the Santander conveyancing panel. Can you suggest how I obtain this. I have tried my local Maldon branch but they cant find it on their system.

Have you tried speaking to your Maldon conveyancing practitioner about this?. Most Maldon conveyancing practices will retain a file or database of lender panel information which would include, if applicable, their conveyancing panel details for each mortgage company.

I am purchasing a property without a mortgage in Maldon. I have lived for the last twelve years in Maldon. Conveyancing searches are expensive. As I have knowledge of the road and vicinity intimately must I have all the conveyancing searches?

Provided that you do not need a home loan, then all but one or two of the Maldon conveyancing searches are non-obligatory. Your solicitor will try and steer you, perhaps strongly, that you should have searches done, but she is duty bound to take that path of encouragement . One thing to take into account; if you are intend to dispose of the house at a future date, it may be of interest to your prospective purchaser what the searches contain. There are plenty of instances where premises with functional issues can still show up adverse search results. A good conveyancing solicitor in Maldon should be able to give you some practical guidance concerning this.

We are purchasing a house in Maldon. I might seem paranoid but how we can trust a solicitor? On completion day we have to put funds into their account. What protection do we have from them run away with our money?

Be assured that all money in a Solicitors client account is 100% safe, and even if your Solicitor ran off with it, the Law Society would reimburse you fully.

We are getting a further advance on our mortgage from Leeds Building Society as we want to conduct renovations to our property in Maldon. Do we need to select a local Maldon solicitor on the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel to handle the paperwork?

Leeds Building Society don't usually appoint firms on their conveyancing panel to deal with the formalities. If they do require any legal work then you would need to ensure that such a lawyer was on the Leeds Building Society conveyancing panel.

I had a mortgage agreed in principle with UBS. Maldon conveyancing lawyers are selected. How long does it take for UBS to forward the offer to the solicitor?

There is no definitive answer here. Have UBS completed the survey? Have you informed UBS as to your lawyers' details and checked that your lawyers are on the UBS conveyancing panel? Sometimes it can take as long as six weeks for a mortgage offer to be issued.

Various internet forums that I have frequented warn that are the number one reason for hinderance in Maldon conveyancing transactions. Is this right?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released conclusions of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not feature amongst the top 10 causes of delays during the legal transfer of property. Local searches are not likely to be the root cause of slowing down conveyancing in Maldon.

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At this site secure a conveyancing costs illustration from a Solicitor or Licensed Conveyancer that appreciates the nuances of your conveyancing in Maldon. Unlike many estate agents and many comparison sites we do not charge firms a commission if you choose them for your property ownership legalities in Maldon

My husband and I are 18 days into a leasehold purchase having been referred to a firm by the local agent to carry out the conveyancing in Maldon. I am not happy. Can you help me find new conveyancers?

A solicitor would have to be really poor to suggest diss instructing them. Has your mortgage been sent? In the event that it has you must inform them of the new contact details and have the mortgage documents are issued to the new lawyers. Your new solicitor ideally should be on the mortgage company approved list to avoid escalating expenses and frustration. That should be your first question of the new solicitors. The search tool can help you find a bank approved lawyer for your home move in Maldon

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Maldon

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Maldon practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Bright & Sons, West House, West Square, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6HA
  • The Mitchell Plampin Partnership, 22 High Street, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5PJ
  • Las Solicitors, The Rivendell Centre, White Horse Lane, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5QP
  • W J Hastings & Co Limited, Hillcrest House, 4 Market Hill, Maldon, Essex, CM9 4PZ
  • Wilson & Co Secretaries Limited, Mayesfield, Mayes Lane, Danbury, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 4NJ

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Maldon regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Maldon but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Bailey & Co, 4A Gate Street, CM9 5QF

Planning law solicitors in Maldon regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Maldon with expertise in planning law. This could include advice on tree preservation orders
  • Bright & Sons, West House, West Square, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6HA
  • Morgan Associates (legal Services) Limited, 9 Grange Farm, Grange Road, Tiptree, Essex, CO5 0QQ

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

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