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Reasons to use our New Eltham conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 New Eltham conveyancers work in conjunction with New Eltham estate agents, property finders, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that the highest level of service is provided to home movers every step of the way, offering all the advice and help you require
  • 2 Using a a family Solicitor in the main results in a more personal touch. Online forums bear testimony to the idea that in choosing a an online conveyancing factory, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who who update you by reading from their computer screens.
  • 3 Regardless alternative sites tell you it could be important to attend your conveyancer to sign contracts. Too many 3rd parties are already with an interest in a house sale without needing to include the postman into the mix.
  • 4 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in New Eltham is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) sometimes falls short of the level of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 5 New Eltham lawyer are the linchpin to a successful New Eltham conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your conveyancing

Examples of recent conveyancing in New Eltham since January 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in New Eltham

Do the conveyancing solicitors indexed on your site perform right to buy conveyancing in New Eltham?

We work with numerous conveyancing solicitors carrying out right to buy transactions Please e-mail the conveyancers listed to obtain a conveyancing quote.

My wife and I have recently appointed a conveyancing solicitor in New Eltham. I I am struggling to find out if they are accepted on the Chelsea Building Society conveyancing panel. Can you assist?

The first thing you should do is contact the lawyer and ask them if they can act for the bank. Alternatively please call Chelsea Building Society who may be able to help.

What is the difference between a licensed conveyancer and conveyancing solicitor in New Eltham

There are many recorded licenced Conveyancers in New Eltham and Solicitor practices in New Eltham who provide Conveyancing services It is important to make clear that both are regulated professionals specialising in the legal work in transferring property. Both can conduct other property legal work such as remortgage conveyancing, lease extensions and transfer of equity conveyancing.

My partner and I are spending time viewing houses in New Eltham and I am about to put in an offer. Should I already have a conveyancer in place at this stage? I will be getting a mortgage with TSB.

It would be prudent to start your search sooner rather than later. Once you decide who you want to use and once your offer is accepted you can instruct them to work for you and pass their contact information on to the selling agent. As you are seeking a mortgage with TSB, ask your prospective lawyers if they are on the TSB conveyancing panel otherwise they can't do the mortgage legal work.

I have decided to exercise my right to buy my property in New Eltham off the council. I have a mortgage offer with RBS. Conveyancing is not something I have any knowledge of. Can I proceed without a solicitor easily? I think we can but we keep being told I should use one. Any advice?

It is not advisable to proceed with a house purchase without a solicitor. The council's solicitor are not acting for you. You need a solicitor for a number reasons. One of which is to verify what plans the Council have for repairs and refurbishment for the next five years. Many leaseholders have been stung for contributions of thousands of pounds. In any event, if you are getting a mortgage with RBS, you will need to appoint a solicitor on the RBS conveyancing panel.

The deeds to our home are lost. The lawyers who handled the conveyancing in New Eltham 5 years ago have long since closed. Will I be able to sell the house?

As long as you have a registered title the details of your ownership will be recorded by HMLR under a Title Number. It is possible to carry out a search at the Land Registry, find your property and get up to date copies of the Registered Entries for less than a fiver. Where the title is Leasehold then the Land Registry will usually hold a certified copy of the Registered Lease and again, a copy can be ordered for twenty pounds.

The estate agent has sent us the confirmation of our purchase of a new build flat in New Eltham. Conveyancing is necessary evil at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. What sort of enquires would be asked in new build conveyancing.

Here are examples of a few leasehold new build questions that you may expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in New Eltham

    Please supply a car parking plan. Has the Lease plan been approved by the Land Registry and if not when will they be lodged for this purpose? Forfeiture - bankruptcy or liquidation must not apply under this provision. The Lease must contain a provision on behalf of the Vendor to pay the service charges in respect of unoccupied units in order to ensure that all services can be provided. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier?

In surfing the internet for the term cheap conveyancing in New Eltham it brings up many conveyancersin the vicinity. With so much choice what is the best way to find the right conveyancing solicitor for me?

The preferential method of seeking the right conveyancer is via trusted testimonial, so seek the opinion of friends and family who have bought a property in New Eltham or a local estate agent or financial adviser. Charges for conveyancing in New Eltham differ, so it's advisable to secure a minimum of three costs illustrations from different property lawyers. Make sure that you know that the charges are assured not to increase.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in New Eltham regulated by the SRA

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

  • Watts & Leeding, 4 Novar Road, New Eltham, London, SE9 2DN
  • Kirk And Partners, 25-27 Passey Place, Eltham, London, SE9 5DF
  • Mensons & Associates, 99 Eltham High Street, London, SE9 1TD
  • Cook Taylor Woodhouse Limited, 68/70 High Street, Eltham, London, London, SE9 1BZ
  • Preston Mellor Harrison, 30 High Street, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 5AS

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in New Eltham regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in New Eltham with expertise in commercial conveyancing in New Eltham. This may include advice on buying and selling small and large scale commercial property and agricultural land
  • Watts & Leeding, 4 Novar Road, New Eltham, London, SE9 2DN
  • Kirk And Partners, 25-27 Passey Place, Eltham, London, SE9 5DF
  • Cook Taylor Woodhouse Limited, 68/70 High Street, Eltham, London, London, SE9 1BZ
  • Preston Mellor Harrison, 30 High Street, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 5AS
  • Woolsey Morris & Kennedy, 100 Station Road, Sidcup, Kent, DA15 7DT

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

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in New Eltham practicing in planning law. This will likely include advice on tree preservation orders
  • Hadfield & Co, 1 Central Avenue, Welling, Kent, DA16 3AX
  • Wellers Law Group Llp, Tenison House, Tweedy Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NF
  • Batchelors, Charles House, 35 Widmore Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1RW
  • Beverley Morris & Co, 35 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Villiage, London, SE3 0TJ
  • Apex Law Llp, 3 The Pantiles, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA7 5HH

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