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Reasons to use our Newton Abbot conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Over the years Newton Abbot lawyer have developed very good links with Newton Abbot local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of undertaking your house sale or purchase in Newton Abbot.
  • 2 Newton Abbot conveyancer are the key to a successful Newton Abbot conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your move
  • 3 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in Newton Abbot 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.
  • 4 Chances are that the the lawyers for the other party are located in Newton Abbot - if so both parties will be on good working terms
  • 5 Retaining the services of a local Solicitor in the main results in a more personalised service. When using a large conveyancing firm, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who who update you by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Newton Abbot since April 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Newton Abbot

Do the conveyancing solicitors that you recommend execute conveyancing in Newton Abbot by way of an attended exchange?

There are a few conveyancing specialists carrying out personalised exchanges. You should contact us to obtain a conveyancing quote and details as to availability.

I am buying a garden flat in Newton Abbot. Can I do my own conveyancing?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Newton Abbot you will have to appoint a solicitor on your bank's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in Newton Abbot.

I am downsizing from our home in Newton Abbot and the buyers lawyers are claiming that there is a risk of it being built on contaminated land. A high street Newton Abbot lawyer would know that there is no such problem. For the life of me I don't know why the buyers used an internet conveyancing firm as opposed to a conveyancing solicitor in Newton Abbot. We have lived in Newton Abbot for many years we know of no issue. Is it a good idea to get in touch with our local Authority to get confirmation need.

It would appear that you have a conveyancing lawyer already. What do they say? You must check with your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out life insurance to cover that same sickness)

Is it possible to change solicitor as I need to choose a firm on the Birmingham Midshires conveyancing list. I had appointed a family conveyancing solicitor in Newton Abbot five minutes from me but the firm is not approved by Birmingham Midshires

It would be our pleasure to assist you select a conveyancing solicitor in Newton Abbot on the Birmingham Midshires panel. Please note that the solicitors that we on the directory do not pay us commission if you instruct them and are under regulation of the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Newton Abbot. In making use of the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this page, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Newton Abbot.

I am thinking of appointing a conveyancing practitioner in Newton Abbot for my house move. Is it possible to review a firm’s complaints history with the profession’s regulator?

Anyone can read published Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) decisions resulting from inquisitions from 2008 onwards. Go to Check a solicitor's record. For details Pre 2008, or to check a firm's history, ring 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 09.30 - 18.00 Tuesday. International callers, call +44 (0)121 329 6800. The regulator sometimes recorded call for training purposes.

There are only Seventy years unexpired on my flat in Newton Abbot. I am keen to extend my lease but my landlord is can not be found. What options are available to me?

On the basis that you meet the appropriate requirements, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can apply to the County Court for an order to dispense with the service of the initial notice. This will enable the lease to be granted an extra 90 years by the Court. However, you will be required to demonstrate that you or your lawyers have made all reasonable attempts to track down the lessor. In some cases an enquiry agent should be useful to try and locate and prepare a report which can be accepted by the court as evidence that the freeholder can not be located. It is advisable to get professional help from a property lawyer in relation to investigating the landlord’s disappearance and the vesting order request to the County Court overseeing Newton Abbot.

I acquired a 1st floor flat in Newton Abbot, conveyancing formalities finalised half a dozen years ago. Can you work out an approximate cost of a lease extension? Similar properties in Newton Abbot with over 90 years remaining are worth £180,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £65 levied per year. The lease comes to an end on 21st October 2080

With 59 years remaining on your lease we estimate the premium for your lease extension to range between £20,900 and £24,200 plus legals.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we cannot give you a more accurate figure in the absence of comprehensive investigations. Do not use the figures in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt other issues that need to be taken into account and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not move forward placing reliance on this information before getting professional advice.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Newton Abbot regulated by the SRA

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

  • Wbw Solicitors Llp, Church House, Queen Street, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 2QP
  • Linnitts Solicitors Llp, Suite 1 Wessex House, Tuckers Maltings, Teign Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 4AA
  • Kitsons Llp, Minerva House, Orchard Way, Edginswell Park, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 7FA
  • Ewa Davis Solicitor & Notary Public, 10 Court Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 6SE
  • Somerville & Savage Solicitors, Alderbourne, Greenway Road, St. Marychurch, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4NJ

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Newton Abbot regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Newton Abbot with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Newton Abbot. This should include advice on granting a lease to a commercial tenant
  • Wbw Solicitors Llp, Church House, Queen Street, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 2QP
  • Kitsons Llp, Minerva House, Orchard Way, Edginswell Park, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 7FA
  • M L Pope Solicitor, Nutshell Business Hub, Harmsworth House, Barton Hill Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 8JN
  • Ewa Davis Solicitor & Notary Public, 10 Court Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 6SE
  • Somerville & Savage Solicitors, Alderbourne, Greenway Road, St. Marychurch, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4NJ

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Newton Abbot regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Newton Abbot but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • S S & D Licensed Conveyancers, 7 Courtenay Park, TQ12 2HD
  • Philip Smallwood Property Lawyer , Wonwell Cottage, TQ12 1PY

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