Find a Lender-Approved Local Conveyancer in Princes Risborough

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

Cheap conveyancing in Princes Risborough does not necessarily mean low quality - but the odds are stacked against you

Reasons to use our Princes Risborough conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Princes Risborough are familiar with the local issues peculiar to Princes Risborough and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and faster conveyancing.
  • 2 Lawyer conveyancing firms have extremely good personal links with Princes Risborough selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 3 Chances are that the the solicitors for the other party are located in Princes Risborough - if so both parties will be familiar
  • 4 Princes Risborough lawyers have a crucial edge when it comes to Princes Risborough conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that can impact your conveyancing
  • 5 Princes Risborough property lawyer are the linchpin to a successful Princes Risborough conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction

Examples of recent conveyancing in Princes Risborough since September 2023*


of flat The Retreat HP27 0EQ, at buying consideration of £289,950. Leasehold conveyancing included: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, securing official copies of the title


of detached residence property, Witchell, HP22 6EG completing on 05/09/2023 at a price of £670,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, preparing statement detailing charges


of house property, Green End Road, HP14 4BY completing on 12/09/2023 at a price of £2,230,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, ordering official copies of the title


of detached residence property, Willis Road, HP17 8HG completing on 08/09/2023 at a price of £395,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending title deeds and signed transfer to purchaser’s lawyers

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Princes Risborough

My previous lawyer has given a fee estimate £1400 for freehold conveyancing in Princes Risborough. I am hoping to sell a purpose built detached home for £125,000. This seems overpriced. Is it in excess of the average fee for conveyancing in Princes Risborough?

The estimate does seem marginally steep. If you are happy to spend time comparing fee on a like for like basis you may be able to shave off some of the cost by as much as £100 plus VAT. On the other hand, you couldcome to rue choosing an an untested conveyancer. Remember to check that the conveyancer can represent your lender. Do make use of our search tool to select a Princes Risborough conveyancing firm on the banks conveyancing panel which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Princes Risborough.

I have given 8 weeks notice to my current landlord and must vacate my let out flat in Princes Risborough by the end of next month. Conveyancing on my purchase has just started. How realistic is it to complete in 4 weeks as don't want to have to find short term accommodation?

It is unwise to provide notice for your lease until your lawyer suggests that you should. If you have not already done so, update to your conveyancer and request that they cajole the sellers solicitors, try to a target completion date that everyone will look towards

Forgive me if this question is silly but I am new to the home moving as FTB of a garden flat in Princes Risborough. Do I collect the keys to the premises on the completion date from my lawyer? If this is the case, I will use a High Street conveyancing solicitor in Princes Risborough?

On the day of completion you will not be required to attend the conveyancers office in Princes Risborough. Your solicitors will transfer the completion advance to the vendor’s conveyancers, and shortly after the monies have arrived, you will be able to receive the keys from the property Agents and start moving into the property. Usually this occurs between 1 and 3pm.

We are purchasing a detached bungalow in Princes Risborough. Our aim is to carry out a loft conversion at the property.Will legal investigations on the property involve checks to determine if these alterations are allowed?

Your conveyancer should check the registered title as conveyancing in Princes Risborough will sometimes identify restrictions in the title documents which prevent certain alterations or necessitated the consent of another owner. Many extensions require local authority planning permissions and approval under the building regulations. Some areas are designated conservation areas and special planning restrictions apply which often prevent or affect extensions. You should check these issues with a surveyor ahead of any purchase.

I was told four weeks ago that my mortgage has been agreed to by HSBC. Is it usual for HSBC to only issue the offer once my solicitor in Princes Risborough is approved on their conveyancing panel? HSBC have asked my solicitor to see a copy of their PI Insurance.

Mortgage companies tend not to not issue a mortgage until they have details of a lawyer on their panel. It can take a few weeks for HSBC to deal with your lawyer's application to be on the HSBC conveyancing panel. There's no guarantee that your solicitor will be accepted.

We are purchasing a house and the lawyer has referenced Chancel Repair for which the house may be obligated to contribute to because it falls into the area of such a church. She has mentioned insurance. Is this strictly appropriate for conveyancing in Princes Risborough

Unless a prior purchase of the property took place post 12 October 2013 you can expect lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Princes Risborough to remain recommending a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

I've recently found out that there is a flying freehold issue on a property I have offered on a fortnight ago in what should have been a quick, chain free conveyancing. Princes Risborough is the location of the property. Is there any guidance you can give?

Flying freeholds in Princes Risborough are not the norm but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Princes Risborough you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds diligently. Your bank may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Princes Risborough may determine that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold property.

There are numerous houses in Princes Risborough on unadopted roads. I am acquiring one such property. What are the pros and cons of purchasing a property on a privately owned road?

Princes Risborough conveyancing solicitors will be used to dealing houseson private. The conveyancer should investigate title to find any rights or liabilities. It is possible that there is a residents association that owners pay into for the upkeep of the road. Where there is one, the road will likely be maintained and appear nicer than publicly maintained.

Last updated

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Princes Risborough

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Princes Risborough specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Regler & Company, 51 High Street, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, OX39 4DJ
  • Dc Kaye Solicitors Limited, Old Bank Chambers, 2 Wycombe Road, Prestwood, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, HP16 0PW
  • Stuart Fantham & Company, 12 High Street, Wendover, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 6EA
  • Benhamlaw Limited, The Sanderum Centre, 30a Upper High Street, Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 3EX

What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Princes Risborough?

Licensed Conveyancers deal with the transfer of the legal title of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing throughout England and Wales not just Princes Risborough. When appointed a Licensed Conveyancer governed by the CLC, you are entitled to:
  • Receive an honest and lawful service.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of legal services.
  • Enjoy the benefit of your matters dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Receive a high quality of service due to your lawyer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Receive a service which is accessible and responsive to your specific requirements.
  • You should not consider yourself discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the standard you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Have your specific needs taken into account should a complaint be necessary.
  • Be provided with a swift, independent and comprehensive service if making a complaint about your conveyancing in Princes Risborough about your conveyancing in Princes Risborough.

Residential conveyancing in Princes Risborough normally consists of the following:

  • Conveyancer instructed by the vendor once the offer has been accepted
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Preparing contract and related documents
  • Submitting draft papers to the lawyer representing the buyer
  • Negotiating contracts and answering further questions from the buyer’s lawyer
  • Negotiating the transfer document
  • Responding to requisitions raised by the purchaser’s lawyer
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then completion formalities
  • Accepting the sale proceeds and transferring funds to the vendor, the estate agent and other relevant parties (if relevant)

*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.