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Ramsgate Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 89 is the median number of years remaining on leases in Ramsgate
  • 2 Average Stamp Duty Payable for last year was £3,469
  • 3 Percentage of cases in Ramsgate that are buy to let is 23%
  • 4 June was the busiest month and April was the next busiest month while October was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Ramsgate
  • 5 Average time frame of 29 days for registration of title in Ramsgate

Examples of recent conveyancing in Ramsgate since October 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Ramsgate

I am buying a new build apartment in Ramsgate and my lawyer is telling me that she has to the mortgage company to reveal incentives from the developer. I am on a tight deadline to exchange and my preference is not to prolong matters. Is my lawyer right?

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

I am told that my conveyancing solicitors will need to check that the building insurance for my purchase of a house in Ramsgate. My lender is Chelsea Building Society

Chelsea Building Society have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook. As of 24/1/2022, the requirements read as follows :

How can we tell if a Ramsgate conveyancing solicitor on the Coventry BS panel is any good?

When it comes to conveyancing in Ramsgate seeking recommendations is a sensible start. Before you go ahead, check if they offer a no sale no fee offer. Also, you often get what you pay for - a firm which quotes more, will often provide a better service than one which is cheap as chips. We would always advise that you speak with the solicitor handling your conveyancing.

Last month we had a mortgage agreed in principle with Co-operative. Ramsgate conveyancing lawyers are instructed. What is the average time that one could expect to receive a mortgage offer from Co-operative?

Some lenders take longer than others. Have Co-operative conducted the survey? Have you advised Co-operative as to your lawyers' details and checked that your lawyers are on the Co-operative conveyancing panel? It is not unusual for a mortgage offer to take a month to come through.

Co-operative have agreed my home loan in principle, my bid on a apartment in Ramsgate has been accepted, now what?

Your estate agent will need to be informed of your solicitor's details (be sure the lawyers are on the bank’s approved list). Telephone Co-operative or the broker and finish off any appropriate forms. Co-operative will sellect a valuer who will get in contact with the estate agent or vendor to arrange a time for the valuation to take place. Once conducted (assuming no problems) it takes about a week for the mortgage offer to be issued. Co-operative will issue the offer to you and your solicitors. The legal work will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Ramsgate.

Is it simple use your search app to get a fee calculation from a conveyancing lawyer in Ramsgate on the approved list for my mortgage?

Step one is to pick a lender such as National Westminster Bank, Virgin Money or Alliance & Leicester then type in your preferred area for example Ramsgate. Conveyancing organisations in Ramsgate and nationally should be listed.

In my capacity as executor for the will of my grandfather I am selling a residence in Newport but I am based in Ramsgate. My solicitor (approximately 200 kilometers from meneeds me to sign a statutory declaration ahead of the transaction finalising. Can you recommend a conveyancing solicitor in Ramsgate who can attest this legal document for me?

Technically speaking you are unlikely to be required to have the documents witnessed by a conveyancing solicitor. Ordinarily any notary public or solicitor will do regardless of whether they are located in Ramsgate

I am an executor of my recently deceased mum’s Will, with a bungalow in Ramsgate which will be sold. The house is unregistered at the Land Registry and I'm told that many estate agents will insist that it is completed before they will proceed. What's the procedure for this?

In the circumstances that you have set out it seems advisable to apply to register in the names of the personal representative(s) as named in the probate and in their capacity as PRs. The Land Registry’s online guidance explains how to register for the first time and what is required re the deeds and forms. You would need to include and official copy of the probate as well and complete the form FR1 to refer to the PRs as the applicant.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Ramsgate regulated by the SRA

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

  • Geoffrey Borg & Co, 22 King Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 8BG
  • Marsden Duncan, Success House, 49-51 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AG
  • Thorn Drury & Searles, 76 High Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9RS
  • Robinson Allfree, 17-25 Cavendish Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9AL
  • Daniel & Edwards, 44-46 Queen Street, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 9EG

Planning law solicitors in Ramsgate regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Ramsgate practicing in planning law. This may include advice on making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Boys & Maughan, India House, Hawley Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PZ

Ramsgate commercial property solicitors draw on a full range of commercial expertise offering advice on numerous aspects of commercial property law

    Hotels, public houses and restaurants Property finance for investment and development loans for mortgage companies and borrowers Negotiating, completing and terminating commercial leases Subletting, licences and sharing occupation Property due diligence in connection with corporate acquisitions and disposals

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