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Main reasons to let us help you select a local conveyancing solicitor in Ravenshead

  • 1 There is a better than average chance that the the solicitors for the other party are located in Ravenshead - if so both parties are likely to be less confrontational
  • 2 Ravenshead property lawyers are likely to acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents
  • 3 The hallmark of our conveyancing solicitors in Ravenshead is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) sometimes falls short of the high standards of professionalism you would hope for.
  • 4 Property lawyer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal links with Ravenshead estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Using a local Solicitor generally results in a more personalised service. When using a large conveyancing firm, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who who progress matters by reading from their computer screens.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Ravenshead since April 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Ravenshead

We were about to choose a conveyancing solicitor in Ravenshead recommended using your comparison tool but stumbled across some other fee calculations on the internet appear cheaper – why is this?

There are numerous websites advertising pretending to offer £99 conveyancing, unfortunately it’s common in such cases for additionalfees result in the completion invoice markedly uplifted. Conveyancers are obliged to make sure that charges outlined in terms of engagement should be equitable and be applied The solicitors that we list for conveyancing in Ravenshead genuinely set out all charges for the property you intend tobuy.

My partner and I are close to exchanging contracts on the sale of our house in Ravenshead and according to the buyers it appears that there is a possibility that the property was constructed land that was not decontaminated. A high street Ravenshead conveyancer would know that there is no such problem. It does beg the question why the purchasers instructed an internet conveyancing practice as opposed to a conveyancing solicitor in Ravenshead. We have lived in Ravenshead for many years we know that this is a non issue. Is it a good idea to contact our local Authority to seek confirmation need.

It sounds as though you may have a conveyancing firm already. What do they say? You should enquire of your lawyer before you do anything. It is very possible that once the local authority has been informed of a potential issue it cannot be insured against (a bit like being diagnosed with a serious illness and then taking out life insurance to cover that same illness)

I have justdiscovered that Arc property Solicitors have closed. They carried out my conveyancing in Ravenshead for a purchase of a leasehold flat 9 months ago. How can I establish that my home is registered correctly in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest method to see if the premises is in your name, you can make a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Ravenshead conveyancing specialists.

I'm refinancing my current property to a buy to let mortgage with Yorkshire Building Society and I will use the ballance of the raised equity towards further property. The area we are talking about is Ravenshead. Will your conveyancers be able to act for both sets of mortgage companies and tie in the conveyances?

Make use of our comparison tool on this page to ensure that the conveyancers are on the appropriate lender panels. Assuming that they are your solicitor should be able to connect the two conveyancing matters but you should talk with you conveyancer and specify your desired outcome and requirements.

I am hoping to put an offer on a small detached house that seems to tick a lot of boxes, at a reasonable figure which is making it more attractive. I have since been informed that it's a leasehold as opposed to freehold. I am assuming that there are particular concerns purchasing a house with a leasehold title in Ravenshead. Conveyancing solicitors have are soon to be instructed. Will my lawyers set out the implications of buying a leasehold house in Ravenshead ?

The majority of houses in Ravenshead are freehold rather than leasehold. In this scenario it’s worth having a local solicitor who is familiar with the area who can help the conveyancing process. it is apparent that you are purchasing in Ravenshead in which case you should be shopping around for a Ravenshead conveyancing solicitor and be sure that they are used to advising on leasehold houses. First you will need to check the unexpired lease term. Being a tenant you will not be entirely free to do whatever you want with the house. The lease comes with conditions for example obtaining the landlord’spermission to conduct alterations. It may be necessary to pay a contribution towards the upkeep of the communal areas where the property is part of an estate. Your conveyancer should appraise you on the various issues.

Leasehold Conveyancing in Ravenshead - A selection of Queries before buying

    What prohibitions are there in the Ravenshead Lease? Please note that where the lease has fewer than 80 years it will affect the salability of the flat. Check with your lender that they are content with residual term of the lease. A short lease means that you will probably have to extend the lease at some point and it is worth finding out how much this would cost. For most Ravensheadlease extensions you will be be obliged to have owned the premises for a couple of years in order to be entitled to extend the lease. What is the name of the managing agents?

I'm buying a flat in Ravenshead. I can find my conveyancer's company on the Law Society's list, but I can't find my conveyancer's name as listed on the regulator's website. Is this a big problem?

Not every individual in the practice must be listed by the regulator. As long there is someone qualified to 'oversee' the conveyancing, the actual day-to-day activity can be conducted by unqualified staff.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Ravenshead regulated by the SRA

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

  • Julia T Betts, 5 Milton Court, Ravenshead, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG15 9BD
  • Alcocks Solicitors, Byron House, Commercial Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1EE
  • Bryan & Armstrong, The New Meeting House, Station Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1EF
  • Harrop White Vallance & Dawson, 9-11 Albert Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1EA
  • Shacklocks Llp, St. Peters House, Bridge Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1AL

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Ravenshead

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Ravenshead specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Alcocks Solicitors, Byron House, Commercial Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1EE
  • Bryan & Armstrong, The New Meeting House, Station Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1EF
  • Harrop White Vallance & Dawson, 9-11 Albert Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1EA
  • Martin Lee & Co, 12 Queen Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1JN
  • Marchants, Regent Chambers, Regent Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1SW

Planning law solicitors in Ravenshead regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Ravenshead practicing in planning law. This will likely include advice on tree preservation orders
  • Hardwick Legal, Brook House, 222 Blackwell Road, Huthwaite, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 2RF

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