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Top 5 reasons to use our service to help you select a local conveyancing solicitor in Notting Hill

  • 1 Solicitor conveyancing firms have excellent personal connections with Notting Hill estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 2 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Notting Hill regularly deal withlocal issues specific to Notting Hill and therefore you may benefit from better advice and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 3 Chances are that the the lawyers for the other party have offices in Notting Hill - if so both parties will be on good working terms
  • 4 Notting Hill lawyers have a crucial edge when it comes to Notting Hill conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that can affect your home move
  • 5 Notting Hill conveyancer are the linchpin to a successful Notting Hill home move, 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 Notting Hill since January 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Notting Hill

Can you vouch for a Bank of Scotland approved Notting Hill conveyancing practice that can complete within less than a month? Would it be better to use a high street Notting Hill practice or a national firm?

We can recommend some very good Notting Hill conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the high street in Notting Hill. Go in to two or three firms and request to see a conveyancing solicitor for a costs illustration. Explain your time frames together with the reasons and get an assurance on your deadline. Select the lawyer that genuine.

What does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Notting Hill? Why is this being asked of me?

Notting Hill conveyancing solicitors and indeed property practitioners throughout the UK have a duty under money laundering regulations to check the ID of any client in order to satisfy themselves that clients are who they say they are.

Conveyancing clients will need to disclose two forms of certified identification; proof of identity (typically a Passport or Driving Licence) and evidence of address (typically a Bank Statement less than 3 months old).

Confirmation of source of funds is also necessary under the money laundering laws as solicitors are obliged to check that the funds you are using to purchase a property (whether it be the deposit for exchange or the total purchase amount where you are a cash purchaser) has come from legitimate source (such as an inheritance) rather than the fruits of criminal activity.

I am purchasing my first flat in Notting Hill with a mortgage from Barclays Direct. The developers refused to move on the amount so I negotiated 6k of additionals instead. The sale representative advised me not reveal to my solicitor about this extras as it could jeopardize my loan with the lender. Should I keep quiet?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Notting Hill ahead of appointing solicitors. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold overhang to the house. The surveyor has said that some banks will refuse to grant a mortgage on a flying freehold property.

It varies from the lender to lender. Santander has different requirements from Halifax. If you e-mail us we can look into this further via the relevant bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Notting Hill. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Notting Hill especially if they regularly deal with such properties in Notting Hill.

How difficult is it to swap conveyancer as I have to retain one who is on the Skipton Building Society conveyancing panel. I had appointed a high street conveyancing solicitor in Notting Hill round the corner but she is not approved by Skipton Building Society

It would be our pleasure to help you find a conveyancing solicitor in Notting Hill on the Skipton Building Society panel. Please note that the property lawyers that we list do not pay us fee if you instruct them and are fully regulated by the SRA who regulate all conveyancing solicitors in Notting Hill. Using the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this site, you can compare and instruct different solicitors and conveyancers both nationally and in Notting Hill.

Should I cancel the direct debit for my mortgage with Clydesdale as soon as a completion date for my sale in Notting Hill has been set?

No, you must maintain meeting any mortgage payments to Clydesdale until the mortgage is repaid on completion as part of your Notting Hill conveyancing.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Notting Hill regulated by the SRA

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

  • Avighna, 53 Norland Square, Holland Park, London, W11 4PY
  • John May Law, 17 Kensington Place, London, W8 7PT
  • Lita Gale, 202 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London, W8 4DP
  • Oliver Fisher, Astley House, 33 Notting Hill Gate, London, London, W11 3JQ
  • Merali Beedle Llp, Vicarage House, 58-60 Kensington Church Street, London, London, W8 4DB

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Notting Hill

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Notting Hill practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Service charge disputes

  • John May Law, 17 Kensington Place, London, W8 7PT
  • Oliver Fisher, Astley House, 33 Notting Hill Gate, London, London, W11 3JQ
  • Merali Beedle Llp, Vicarage House, 58-60 Kensington Church Street, London, London, W8 4DB
  • Kelvin Hing & Co Solicitors, 3.5 Clifford Court, 24-25 Kensington Garden Square, London, London, W2 4BE
  • Sabeers Stone Greene Llp, 130a Uxbridge Road, Shepherds Bush, London, W12 8AA

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Notting Hill regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Notting Hill but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • Ldn Conveyancing Ltd, 3 Acton Hill Mews, W3 9QN
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Bldg 3 Chiswick Park, W4 5YA
  • Quality Conveyancing Ltd, Westgate House, W5 1YY
  • J Scollan & Co Property Lawyers, First Floor Canal Court, TW8 8JA

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