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Morden Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Average Stamp Duty Payable for this year to date was £9,051
  • 2 92 is the median number of years remaining on leases in Morden
  • 3 Average time from start to completion was 15 days for conveyancing in Morden
  • 4 Median Service Charge Retention of £250.00
  • 5 75% freehold and 25% leasehold conveyancing in Morden for this year to date

Examples of recent conveyancing in Morden since August 2019*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Morden

Is it possible for conveyancing in Morden to be completed inside 10 days?

First, If the seller is applying pressure for your conveyancing it is advisable to make sure that your conveyancer is familiar with the area as they will benefit local connections and insight. It is even conceivable that they could have handled otherproperties in the same street. You would be best advised to use a Morden conveyancing lawyer. Second, double check that the lawyer is on the member panel. It is claimed that 18% of Morden conveyancing transactions are held up or derailed after finding out that a purchaser’s solicitor was not on their mortgage lender’s panel. This can often result in the conveyancing being delayed by an average of 21 days. It is understood that this issue impacts approximately one hundred thousand home moves annually. Most Morden conveyancing practices can not act for certain banks so do check at the outset.

Having sold my house in Morden last December yet the purchaser is Skype messaging every few hours to moan that her lawyer needs to hear from mine. What should have happened following completion?

Post completion of your disposal your conveyancer should deliver the transfer deeds and all additional paperwork to the purchaser's conveyancer. If applicable, your conveyancer should also evidence that the mortgage has been paid off to the purchasers conveyancers. There are no post completion requirements specific conveyancing in Morden.

Will commercial conveyancing searches disclose planned roadworks that may impact a commercial estate in Morden?

Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in Morden will order a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers invest in investigating accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Morden. The search result sets out 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 Morden.

For each commercial conveyancing transaction in Morden it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. Failure to identify developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately may result in delays to Morden commercial conveyancing transactions as well as present a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not carried out for domestic conveyancing in Morden.

I have justbeen informed that Stirling Law have closed. They carried out my conveyancing in Morden for a purchase of a freehold house 18 months ago. How can I be sure that my home is registered correctly in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest way to see if the property is registered to you, you can carry out 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 Morden conveyancing specialists.

What tools are available to locate a Morden solicitor on the Barnsley Building Society conveyancing panel? I have a car and am happy to travel upto 25miles to meet the lawyer.

You can use the tool on this website. Please select a lender and your location and you will see a number of Morden conveyancing lawyers located nearest you. We have listed some Morden conveyancing firms towards the end of this page and you can call them to see whether they are on the Barnsley Building Society panel

22 days into a sale of a flat in Morden. Conveyancing is fine but we have been asked to pay an extortionate amount by the freeholder. So far we have paid £250 for a leasehold management information and then another £134.40 for answers to questions supplied by the purchaser's property lawyer.

Your conveyancer will unlikely have any sway over the extent of the fee for this information but the typical costs for the information for Morden leasehold property is £360. For Morden conveyancing transactions it is conventional for the seller to cover the charges. The freeholder or their agents are under no legal obligation to answer these questions although many will be content to do so - albeit often at exorbitant prices where the fees bear little relation to the work involved. Regretfully there is no law that requires fixed fees for administrative tasks. There is no prescriptive time limit by which they are obliged to supply the information.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Morden regulated by the SRA

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

  • Stone & Stone Solicitors Llp, 16 Crown Lane, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5BP
  • Crescent Law, 81 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP
  • Noble Law Solicitors, 89 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP
  • James O'neill, 64a London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5BE
  • Morden Solicitors Llp, 7-7a London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HT

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Morden regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Morden practicing in commercial conveyancing in Morden. This may include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • Stone & Stone Solicitors Llp, 16 Crown Lane, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5BP
  • Noble Law Solicitors, 89 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP
  • Crescent Law, 81 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP
  • James O'neill, 64a London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5BE
  • Broadbridge Grimes Solicitors, 110 Morden Road, London, SW19 3BP

Planning law solicitors in Morden regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Morden practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including development on contaminated land
  • Crescent Law, 81 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5HP
  • Jeremy Marozzi & Co Solicitors, 12 Merton Park Parade, Wimbledon, London, SW19 3NT
  • Gregsons, St Christophers House, 19 Tabor Grove, London, SW19 4EX
  • Capsticks Solicitors Llp, 1 St. Georges Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 4DR
  • Ashworths Solicitors Llp, The Old Exchange, 12 Compton Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 7QD

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

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