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Reasons to use our Prestbury conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Prestbury conveyancers work in conjunction with Prestbury estate agents, developers, surveyors, banks and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is offered to buyers and sellers every step of the way, ensuring the smoothest, most stress-free process possible
  • 2 Our site is the only site that enables you the ability to ensure that your property ownership legalities in Prestbury will be carried out by a property lawyer on your lender’s authorised panel.
  • 3 Firms accustomed to conveyancing in Prestbury are familiar with the local issues specific to Prestbury and therefore you may benefit from better advice and faster conveyancing.
  • 4 The firms shown on our directory have a mix of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases each year.
  • 5 The Prestbury conveyancing practitioners that are identified are committed to providing value for money, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and remortgagors in Prestbury

Examples of recent conveyancing in Prestbury since August 2023*


of flat Butley Lanes SK10 4HU, at a price of £852,500. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, preparing statement detailing charges, setting up the completion formalities


of semi residence, Bollin Grove, SK10 4DR completing on 25/08/2023 at a price of £900,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, securing official copies of the title, setting up the completion formalities


of detached residence premises, Blairgowrie Drive, SK10 2UJ completing on 12/09/2023 at a price of £430,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, agreeing completion date with parties, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s conveyancer


of terraced property, Barnfield Road, SK10 5DZ completing on 01/09/2023 at a price of £400,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in preparation for completion, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, obtaining official copies of the title

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Prestbury

Just contacted my conveyancing solicitor in Prestbury who conducted the legals two years ago requesting a conveyancing costs illustration based on an identical type of house sale & purchase (a leasehold residence and a freehold property) of almost identical values with a home loan from Accord Mortgages Ltd. I am now being charged double. Am I right to be tempted to shop around for an alternative firm of conveyancing solicitor?

The estimate does seem a little overpriced. If you are willing to expend time scrutinising quotes you could decrease the fees marginally by perhaps £100 plus VAT. That being said, assuming were content with the service the firm offered you mightcome to rue choosing an a cheaper conveyancer. If is important to ensure that the solicitor can act for Accord Mortgages Ltd. You can make use of our search tool to get a quote a Prestbury conveyancing firm on the Accord Mortgages Ltd member panel, which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Prestbury.

My partner and I are purchasing a new build flat in Prestbury and my lawyer is advising me that she has to the lender to disclose incentives from the seller. The Estate Agents are hassling me to exchange and my preference is not to prolong deal. is my lawyer playing by the book?

You should not exchange unless you have been advised to do so by your conveyancer. A precondition to being on a mortgage company panel is to comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook specifications. The CML Conveyancing Handbook requires that your lawyer have the appropriate Disclosure of Incentive form completed by the developer and accepted by your lender.

What can a local search reveal about the property my wife and I purchasing in Prestbury?

Prestbury conveyancing often starts with the ordering local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company for example Searchflow The local search is essential in every Prestbury conveyancing purchase; as long as you don’t want any unpleasant once you have moved into your new home. The search will supply data on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the premises (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of thirteen subject sections.

I am looking for a ground for flat up to £305k and identified one round the corner in Prestbury I like with a park and station nearby, the downside is that it only has 51 years on the lease. There is not much else in Prestbury suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error buying a short lease?

Should you need a home loan the remaining unexpired lease term will be an issue. Discount the price by the expected lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing proprietor has owned the premises for at least twenty four months you may ask them to start the process of the extension and pass it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor regarding this.

My company is intending to take an assignment of a lease of an office on the high street. Can you recommend lawyers offering no-move-no fees for commercial conveyancing in Prestbury for below £1,200?

We are happy to recommend firms who host a wealth of experience of commercial conveyancing in Prestbury, including the sale and purchase of businesses as well as simply premises. Whether you are hoping to acquire or lease a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail premises or a complete business we will put you in touch with the right solicitor. Regarding the costs this will depend on the structure and terms of the proposed transaction. Please provide us with your details or email us so that we can furnish you with a detailed commercial conveyancing calculation.

Am I better off to instruct a Prestbury conveyancing lawyer in close proximity to the house I am buying? We have a good friend who can conduct the legal work however they are based over three hundred kilometers away.

The benefit of a local Prestbury conveyancing firm is that you can pop in to sign documents, hand in your ID and apply pressure on them if necessary. Having local Prestbury know how is a plus. However nothing is more important than finding someone that will do a good and efficient job. If if people you trust instructed your friend and in the main were impressed that should surpass using an unknown Prestbury conveyancing solicitor just because they are round the corner.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Prestbury

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Prestbury specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on Terms and conditions of tenancy agreements

  • Pearson & Johnson Solicitors, 28 Great King Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6PL
  • Wains, 39-43 Churchside, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 1HW
  • Jackson Barrett & Gass Ltd, Smithy Annexe, 112 Adlington Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 2LN
  • Stratford Solicitors Limited, Poynton Chambers, 130 London Road South, Poynton, Stockport, Cheshire, SK12 1LQ
  • Chafes Solicitors Llp, 32 London Road, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, SK9 7DZ

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Prestbury regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Prestbury but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • D R Dunkerley & Co , Property Lawyers, SK12 1RD

Planning law solicitors in Prestbury regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Prestbury with expertise in planning law. This could include advice on compulsory purchases in Prestbury
  • Chafes Solicitors Llp, 32 London Road, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, SK9 7DZ

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

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