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Reasons to use our Mortimer conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 We are the UKs most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory service identifying mortgage company approved property lawyers delivering conveyancing in Mortimer regulated and authorised by the SRA or CLC.
  • 2 Personal touch together with a wealth of expertise are key benefits that you should seek when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Mortimer conveyancing can be made significantly more complicated because of lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers listed endeavour to make sure that communication channels are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 3 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor on the whole means that you will receive a more personal touch. Online forums often suggest that in using a large conveyancing firm, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who check what is happening on the file by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 4 Notwithstanding what alternative solicitors inform you it may be necessary to visit your conveyancer to execute legal papers. There are enough parties with an interest in a homemove without needing to include Royal Mail into the equation.
  • 5 Peace of mind comes when you select the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Mortimer has a number to choose from, but for a truly professional and dependable service many local people have been use the endorsement of this site.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Mortimer since March 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Mortimer

My wife and I are purchasing a 3 bedroom flat in Mortimer with a mortgage. We like our Mortimer solicitor, however the mortgage company advise he's not on their "panel". We have to appoint one of the bank panel firms or retain our Mortimer lawyer as well as pay for one of their panel lawyers to represent them. We consider that this is inequitable; are we not able to insist that the bank use our Mortimer solicitor ?

No, not really. Your mortgage offer is subject to its terms and conditions, one of which will be that lawyers will on the bank’s conveyancing panel. Until recently, most lenders had large numbers of law firms on their panels: a borrower could choose one for themselves, as long as it was on the lender's panel. The lender would then simply instruct the borrower's lawyers to act for the lender, too. You can use your lender's panel lawyers or you could borrow from another lender which does not restrict your choice. A further alternative is for your Mortimer conveyancing lawyer to apply to be on the conveyancing panel.

My wife and I have recently appointed a conveyancing solicitor in Mortimer. I I am struggling to find out whether they are accepted on the HSBC Bank conveyancing panel. Can you assist?

You should e-mail the lawyer and ask them whether they are on the lender panel. Otherwise you should call HSBC Bank who may be able to confirm.

Do I need to pay for insurance to protect me from financial exposure to chancel repairs when buying a property in Mortimer?

Unless a prior acquisition of the property took place post 12 October 2013 you may take it that solicitors delivering conveyancing in Mortimer to remain encouraging a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

I decided to have a survey completed on a house in Mortimer before retaining lawyers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold aspect to the property. The surveyor advised that some mortgage companies tend not grant a mortgage on such a property.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Bank of Scotland has different requirements from Birmingham Midshires. Should you wish to telephone us we can check with the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Mortimer. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Mortimer especially if they are familiar with such properties in Mortimer.

As co-executor for the will of my grandfather I am disposing of a property in Newport but reside in Mortimer. My solicitor (approximately 260 miles from merequires that I sign a stat dec ahead of completion. Could you suggest a conveyancing solicitor in Mortimer who can attest and place their company stamp on the document?

Technically speaking you should not need to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Ordinarily any notary public or qualified solicitor will be fine regardless of whether they are located in Mortimer

I am thinking of using a web based conveyancing practitioner rather than a Mortimer conveyancing firm. Am I making a mistake?

Advantages do exist in being able to attend a local Mortimer conveyancing solicitor such as

  • signing papers same day
  • getting one on one explanations of things you don't understand
  • the ability to raise concerns if things are not going as expected

When checking fees, look out for hidden extras. The majority decent Mortimer high street solicitors give an all-inclusive price. Many online companies appear to offer low cost fees, yet have burried 'extras' in the in the terms and conditions.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Mortimer

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Mortimer practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • John L Banky Solicitors, 18a High Street, Theale, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5AN

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Mortimer regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Mortimer practicing in commercial conveyancing in Mortimer. This should include advice on buying and selling small and large scale commercial property and agricultural land
  • John L Banky Solicitors, 18a High Street, Theale, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5AN

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

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Mortimer but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Pure Property Law Partners Limited, 33 Ashbury Drive, RG31 5LJ

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