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Margate Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 April was the busiest month and June was the next busiest month while October was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Margate
  • 2 Average Stamp Duty Payable for last year was £1,751
  • 3 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Margate is 9% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company
  • 4 Percentage of cases in Margate that are buy to let is 24%
  • 5 60% freehold and 40% leasehold conveyancing in Margate for last year

Examples of recent conveyancing in Margate since October 2021*


of semi property, Windermere Avenue, CT11 0PA completing on 20/10/2021 at a price of £350,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending title deeds and executed transfer to purchaser’s conveyancer

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Margate

Would the conveyancing solicitors that you recommend execute auction conveyancing in Margate?

There are a few niche solicitors we can connect you with those who can conduct auction conveyancing. Margate is just one of our locations in which our lawyers are based.

We are looking to buy a property and need a conveyancing solicitor in Margate who is on the Nationwide 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 Nationwide . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in Margate.

I have recentlybecome aware that Stirling Law have closed. They conducted my conveyancing in Margate for a purchase of a leasehold apartment 12 months ago. How can I be sure that the property is registered correctly in the name of the previous owner?

The quickest way to see if the property is in your name, you can make a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Margate conveyancing specialists.

I am purchasing a new build house in Margate with the aid of help to buy. The developers would not reduce the amount so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of additionals instead. The house builders rep suggested that I not to tell my solicitor about this deal as it may jeopardize my mortgage with the bank. Is this normal?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

I am looking into buying my first house which is in Margate and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Margate. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Margate area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?

Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Margate. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found

As co-executor for the will of my grandfather I am disposing of a house in Cardiff but reside in Margate. My solicitor (who is 200 kilometers awayneeds me to execute a stat dec prior to the transaction finalising. Can you recommend a conveyancing lawyer in Margate to attest this legal document for me?

strictly speaking you are not likely to need to have the documents attested by a conveyancing solicitor. Normally or notary public or qualified solicitor will be fine regardless of whether they are based in Margate

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Margate

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Margate specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ
  • Hardman And Watson Limited, 5 Lloyd Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1HX
  • Barnes Marsland Solicitors Limited, 103 High Street, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1JS
  • Thorn Drury & Searles, 76 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9RS
  • Marsden Duncan, Success House, 49-51 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AG

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Margate regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Margate practicing in commercial conveyancing in Margate. This may include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ
  • Hardman And Watson Limited, 5 Lloyd Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1HX
  • Barnes Marsland Solicitors Limited, 103 High Street, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1JS
  • Nicholls Lawyers, Flat 7, Grand Mansions, Queens Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1QF
  • Thorn Drury & Searles, 76 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9RS

Planning law solicitors in Margate regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The practices listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Margate practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including planning applications and appeals
  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ

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

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