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Mitcham Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Average time from start to completion was 37 days for conveyancing in Mitcham
  • 2 Average time frame of 14 days for registration of title in Mitcham
  • 3 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Mitcham is 20% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company
  • 4 Percentage of cases in Mitcham that are buy to let is 23%
  • 5 Average Land Registry Fee for last year was £270

Examples of recent conveyancing in Mitcham since October 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Mitcham

Is there a reason to appoint a Mitcham conveyancing solicitors firm when web based alternatives are easier on the wallet?

Its a good idea to shop around for conveyancing costs in Mitcham and you should seek a reasonable fee calculation but don’t be focused with looking for the cheapest Mitcham conveyancer. Locating the right conveyancer can be the difference between a seamless and a distressing move. It is important that you ensure that you have expert advice from a trusted conveyancer. Emails can't take the place of a phone conversation and are no substitute for a one to one appointment. Our partner firms will allocate you a qualified and top rated conveyancing solicitor who can handle your conveyancing from start to finish, providing a level of hand holding that you are unlikely to received from an web based conveyancer. He or She will inform you on headway making sure that you are never in the dark. Should you need to call the firm you will be sure who to ask for and they will ensure you're not left wondering what's going on.

Should commercial conveyancing searches reveal planned roadworks that may affect a commercial premises in Mitcham?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in Mitcham will execute a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers spend in researching accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Mitcham. The report provides definitive information on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Mitcham.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Mitcham it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately could cause delays to Mitcham commercial conveyancing transactions as well as pose a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not conducted for domestic conveyancing in Mitcham.

3 months have gone by since my purchase conveyancing in Mitcham concluded. I have checked the Land Registry website which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £170,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the property from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

I'm buying a new build house in Mitcham benefiting from help to buy. The sellers would not budge the amount so I negotiated 6k of fixtures and fittings instead. The estate agent suggested that I not to tell my solicitor about the extras as it would adversely affect my mortgage with the bank. Should I keep quiet?.

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.

Due to the encouragement of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a house in Mitcham ahead of appointing solicitors. I have been told that there is a flying freehold aspect to the property. The surveyor advised that some banks may refuse to give a mortgage on a flying freehold premises.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Bank of Scotland has different instructions from Nationwide. If you contact us we can check with the relevant lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Mitcham. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

My partner is buying a garden flat in Mitcham. He was given a quote by the conveyancer recommended by the selling agents totaling £1156 . It was seven years ago since I sold and purchased a property and the bill was £440. Have charges really gone up that much?

You should e-mail a few local Mitcham conveyancing firms requesting estimates. You should base your choice not just on cost, but on promptness and on how comprehensive the reply was.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Mitcham regulated by the SRA

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

  • Rest Harrow Solicitors Llp, 207 London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 2JD
  • Preuveneers Llp, 103-105 London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 2JA
  • Vas & Co Solicitors, 156 London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3LD
  • Strasons, 260 Mitcham Lane, London, SW16 6NU
  • Dean Manson Llp, 243 Mitcham Road, London, SW17 9JQ

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Mitcham

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Mitcham specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Claims for damages for illegal

  • Rest Harrow Solicitors Llp, 207 London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 2JD
  • Alaga & Co, 305 Northborough Road, London, SW16 4TR
  • Dean Manson Llp, 243 Mitcham Road, London, SW17 9JQ
  • Surrey Solicitors, 1417-1419 London Road, Norbury, London, SW16 4AH
  • Thirus Solicitors, 114 Runnymede, London, SW19 2PH

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Mitcham regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Mitcham but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY

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

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