Find a Lender-Approved Local Conveyancer in New Barnet

Ready to buy a new home? Find a law firm approved by your lender.

Follow your intuition—you will have a better move where you instruct a local solicitor in New Barnet

Reasons to use our New Barnet conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 New Barnet solicitors will have connections at the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents
  • 2 Using a high street Solicitor generally results in a more personalised service. Sometimes when dealing with a large conveyancing firm, your matter is dealt with by a team of people who who progress matters by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 3 The companies identified on our directory have a variation of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters annually.
  • 4 Property lawyer conveyancing lawyers have extremely good personal connections with New Barnet selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Our site is the only site offering you the facility to ensure that your conveyancing in New Barnet will be conducted by a solicitor on your mortgage lender’s conveyancing panel.

Examples of recent conveyancing in New Barnet since July 2021*

Conveyance

of apartment Lyonsdown Road EN5 1JH, acquired for £190,000. Leasehold conveyancing work included: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, agreeing completion date with parties, setting up the completion formalities

Transfer

of house premises, Victoria Road, EN4 9PE completing on 17/08/2021 at a price of £547,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, agreeing completion date with parties, setting up the completion formalities

Sale

of terraced property, Carson Road, EN4 9EN completing on 05/08/2021 at a price of £820,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, obtaining official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities

Sale

of detached residence property, The Close, EN4 8QL completing on 06/08/2021 at a price of £470,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, obtaining official copies of the title

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in New Barnet

We are looking to buy a property and need a conveyancing solicitor in New Barnet who is on the Co-operative approved 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 Co-operative . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in New Barnet.

we are a couple who intend to purchase a newly converted flat in New Barnet with a loan from National Westminster Bank.We would like to retain our New Barnet conveyancing lawyer but National Westminster Bank informed us his firm is not on their approved list of firms. We have to appoint a National Westminster Bank panel firm or keep our local solicitor and pay for a National Westminster Bank panel lawyer to represent them. We feel as though this is unjust; Can we not simply insist that National Westminster Bank use our lawyer?

Unfortunately,no. The home loan offered to you contains terms and conditions, a common one being that lawyers needs to be on the National Westminster Bank approved list. Until recently, most banks had large numbers of solicitors 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. Another option that might be available is for your solicitors to apply to be on the conveyancing panel for National Westminster Bank

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly identified during conveyancing in New Barnet?

Restrictive covenants can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in New Barnet. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

Due to the encouragement of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a property in New Barnet in advance of instructing conveyancers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. Our surveyor has said that some lenders tend not issue a mortgage on a flying freehold home.

It varies from the lender to lender. Bank of Scotland has different instructions for example to Halifax. If you contact us we can check via 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 New Barnet. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in New Barnet to see if the conveyancing costs will increase in light of this.

Is it simple use the search app to get a quote from a conveyancing solicitor in New Barnet on the panel for my bank?

First select a mortgage company such as HSBC Bank, Leeds Building Society or Nottingham Building Society then choose your location for instance New Barnet. Conveyancing practices in New Barnet and beyond should be shown.

My uncle has suggested that I use his conveyancing solicitors in New Barnet. Should I choose my own property lawyer?

There are no two ways about it it’s preferable to choose a conveyancing lawyer is to have guidance from friends or relatives who have actually previously instructed the solicitor you're considering.

Last updated

Sample of conveyancing solicitors in New Barnet regulated by the SRA

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

  • Peter Brown & Co Solicitors Llp, Ground & First Floor, Comer House, 19 Station Road, New Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5 1QJ
  • P W Moody, 25 Station Road, New Barnet, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5 1PH
  • Macrory Ward, 27 Station Road, New Barnet, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5 1PH
  • Braikenridge & Edwards, 30 Church Hill Road, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN4 8TB
  • Howard Schneider Spiro Steele, Constable House, 5 Bulwer Road, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5 5JD

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in New Barnet regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in New Barnet but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Horizon Law Limited, 214 High Street, EN5 5SZ
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, Dephina House, N3 2JU
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, 56 Windermere Avenue, N3 3RA
  • Home 2 Home Property Lawyers Limited, 32 Millais Gardens, HA8 5SY
  • L B Property Lawyers, Imperial House, N17 0SP

Planning law solicitors in New Barnet regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in New Barnet specialising in planning law. This should include advice on making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Barnett Alexander Conway Ingram Llp, Sovereign House, 1 Albert Place, Ballards Lane, London, N3 1QB
  • Vanderpump & Sykes Llp, Lough Point, 2 Gladbeck Way, Enfield, Middlesex, EN2 7JA
  • Moerans, 123 Station Road, Edgware, Middlesex, HA8 7JR
  • Stuart & Co, 285 Fore Street, London, London, N9 0PD
  • Sal & Co Solicitors Limited, 191 Angel Place, Fore Street, Edmonton, London, England, N18 2UD

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

© Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of Land Registry under delegated authority from the Controller of HMSO.