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Examples of recent conveyancing in Purfleet since June 2022*

Transfer

of terraced residence, Water Lane, RM19 1GU completing on 08/07/2022 at a price of £385,000. The legal transfer of property incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the seller for signature in preparation for completion, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, ordering official copies of the title

Sale

of semi residence, Bailey Close, RM19 1SQ completing on 12/07/2022 at a price of £361,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, setting up the completion formalities, sending title deeds and signed transfer to buyer’s conveyancer

Transfer

of terraced residence, Lowlands Road, RM15 4ED completing on 24/06/2022 at a price of £375,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in readiness for completion, ordering official copies of the title

Sale

of semi residence, Ellingham View, DA1 5SZ completing on 24/06/2022 at a price of £425,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, ordering official copies of the title, agreeing completion date with parties

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Purfleet

Can conveyancing in Purfleet to be finalised within a month?

First, If the seller is applying pressure for your conveyancing we would recommend that your conveyancer is familiar with the area as they will benefit local connections and insight. It is possible that they would have conducted otherproperties in the same road. You would be best advised to use a Purfleet conveyancing solicitor. Second, make sure that the conveyancing firm is on the on the approved list for your mortgage company. It is said that just under twenty per cent of Purfleet conveyancing deals are suspended or derailed after discovering a buyer’s solicitor was not on their mortgage lender’s member panel. In many cases this discovery resulted in the home move being frustrated by an average of 21 days. It is said that this issue affects in the region of 100,000 home moves annually. Many Purfleet conveyancing firms can not represent certain lenders so do check as early as possible.

What can a local search inform me about the house we're buying in Purfleet?

Purfleet conveyancing often commences with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company such as PSG The local search plays an important role in many a Purfleet conveyancing purchase; that is if you don’t want any unpleasant once you have moved into your property. The search should provide data on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the property (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 13 subject sections.

The deeds to my house are lost. The lawyers who conducted the conveyancing in Purfleet 5 years ago have long since closed. What are my options?

These day there are copies made of almost everything, and your solicitor should be aware precisely where to look for all the suitable documentation so you can purchase or sell your house without any difficulty. If copies are not available, your solicitor may be able to arrange cover in the form of insurance or indemnities protecting you against possible claims on the property.

In what way does the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 affect my business property in Purfleet and how can you help?

The particular law that you refer to gives a safeguard to business tenants, giving them the right to apply to court for a new tenancy and continue in occupation at the end of an expired lease. There are certain specified grounds where a landlord can refrain from granting a lease renewal and the rules are involved. We are happy to direct you to commercial conveyancing solicitors who use the act to your advantage and handle your commercial conveyancing in Purfleet

What are your top tips when it comes to appointing a Purfleet conveyancing practice to deal with our lease extension?

If you are instructing a solicitor for lease extension works (regardless if they are a Purfleet conveyancing firm) it is most important that they be familiar with the legislation and specialises in this area of conveyancing. We advise that you speak with two or three firms including non Purfleet conveyancing practices before you instructing a firm. Where the conveyancing practice is ALEP accredited then that’s a bonus. The following questions might be helpful:

    How many lease extensions have they completed in Purfleet in the last year? Can they put you in touch with clients in Purfleet who can give a testimonial?

Having spent years of correspondence we simply can't agree with our landlord on how much the lease extension should cost for our flat in Purfleet. Does the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal have jurisdiction to calculate the appropriate figures?

Most definitely. We can put you in touch with a Purfleet conveyancing firm who can help.

An example of a Lease Extension case for a Purfleet residence is Various @ Colombus Square in January 2012. the Tribunal calculated the premiums to be paid for new leases for each of the flats in Mariners Walk to be £3822 and the premium to be paid for the new lease of 2 Knights Court to be £4439. This case affected 13 flats. The unexpired term as at the valuation date was 76 years.

Should one as executor remove a departed person's details from the title register for a house in Purfleet?

If a Purfleet property is co-owned and one of the owners passes away, their name will not immediately be removed from the Land Registry title. It is not necessary to amend the title as when it comes to a sale your lawyer would just need to supply proof why the other proprietor is not included in the transfer, such as a grant of probate.

With a view to making things simpler in the future you can arrange to have the deceased person erased from the title entries by submitting an application to HMLR with evidence of the death. There is no charge from the Registry for this service.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Purfleet

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Purfleet with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Terms and conditions of tenancy agreements

  • Caroline Mathews Solicitors, 57 Perry Street, Crayford, Dartford, Kent, DA1 4RB
  • Neves Scott, 8a Hythe Street, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2AG
  • Sanders Solicitors, 18-20 Broadway, Rainham, Essex, RM13 9YW
  • Dorcas Funmi & Co, 12 Brook Street, Erith, Kent, DA8 1JQ
  • Attwood & Co, 20 London Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5XY

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Purfleet regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Purfleet practicing in commercial conveyancing in Purfleet. This will likely include advice on re-mortgaging commercial property
  • Estate And Corporate Solicitors Ltd, 57 Hythe Street, Dartford, Kent, DA1 1BG
  • Sanders Solicitors, 18-20 Broadway, Rainham, Essex, RM13 9YW
  • Attwood & Co, 20 London Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5XY
  • M. Reynolds Partnership Solicitors, 24 London Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5XY
  • Medlicott & Benson, 5 Curates Walk, Wilmington, Dartford, Kent, DA2 7BJ

Planning law solicitors in Purfleet regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Purfleet practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including tree preservation orders
  • Apex Law Llp, 3 The Pantiles, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA7 5HH
  • Hadfield & Co, 1 Central Avenue, Welling, Kent, DA16 3AX

Neighboring Locations

Rainham
Wennington
North End
Slade Green
Purfleet
Barnes Cray
Dartford

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

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