Find a Lender-Approved Local Conveyancer in Rayners Lane

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

Follow your intuition—you will have a better move where you instruct a high street solicitor in Rayners Lane

Top 5 reasons to use our service to assist you choose a high street conveyancing solicitor in Rayners Lane

  • 1 Cut price packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these companies are often based hundreds of miles away with little understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in Rayners Lane
  • 2 Over the years Rayners Lane property lawyer have developed valuable working relationships with Rayners Lane local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of dealing with your house sale or purchase in Rayners Lane.
  • 3 Chances are that the other side’s conveyancers are located in Rayners Lane - if so sets of solicitors are likely to be familiar
  • 4 Our site is the only site offering you the ability to ensure that your property ownership legalities in Rayners Lane will be carried out by a property lawyer on your bank conveyancing panel.
  • 5 Rayners Lane solicitor are the key to a successful Rayners Lane home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your move

Examples of recent conveyancing in Rayners Lane since January 2019*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Rayners Lane

Can conveyancing in Rayners Lane to be concluded within 3 weeks?

In a situation where you are under pressure to complete it is highly recommended that your conveyancer is familiar with the location as they will have local contacts and insight. It is even conceivable that they would have transacted otherhomes in the same street. You would be best advised to use a Rayners Lane conveyancing lawyer. In addition, make sure that the conveyancing firm is on the on the approved list for your mortgage company. It is understood that just under twenty per cent of Rayners Lane conveyancing deals are suspended or jeopardised after discovering a purchaser’s solicitor was not on their banks member panel. This can often result in the home move being frustrated by an average of three weeks. It is estimated that this issue impacts in the region of one hundred thousand home sales every year. Almost all Rayners Lane conveyancing firms can not represent certain mortgage companies so do check at the outset.

My partner and I are close to exchanging contracts on the sale of our house in Rayners Lane and the buyers lawyers are claiming that there is a possibility that the property was built on contaminated land. Any high street Rayners Lane lawyer would know this is not the case. For the life of me I don't know why the buyers are using an online conveyancing outfit as opposed to a conveyancing solicitor in Rayners Lane. We have lived in Rayners Lane for three years we know of no issue. Should we contact our local Authority to get confirmation that the buyers are looking for.

It would appear that you have a conveyancing firm already. Are they able to advise? You must check with 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 ailment)

I am buying a new build flat in Rayners Lane. Conveyancing is daunting at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. What sort of enquires would be asked in new build conveyancing.

Here are examples of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Rayners Lane

    There must be mutual enforceability of lessee’s covenants. Where service of notices and proceedings can be at the property demised please confirm that this can be amended to include simultaneous services at the Lessees’ solicitors’ offices where the Lessee from time to time is not resident in the UK - such solicitors may be varied by notice in writing to the Landlord from time to time but otherwise will be as previously specified. Please confirm the Lease plans are architect prepared. Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? Please supply evidence that the form of Lease proposed has been approved by the Land Registry.

I've recently found out that there is a flying freehold element on a property I put an offer in last month in what should have been a straight forward, chain free conveyancing. Rayners Lane is where the house is located. Can you shed any light on this issue?

Flying freeholds in Rayners Lane are rare but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even though you don't necessarily need a conveyancing solicitor in Rayners Lane you would need to get your solicitor to go through the deeds thoroughly. Your mortgage company may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Rayners Lane 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 residence.

Due to sign contracts shortly on a studio apartment in Rayners Lane. Conveyancing solicitors assured me that they will have a report out to me next week. What should I be looking out for?

The report on title for your leasehold conveyancing in Rayners Lane should include some of the following:

    The unexpired lease term. You should receive guidance as what happens when the lease expires, and informed of the importance of the 80 year mark if lease caters for for a reserve fund? You should know whether the lease permits you to alter or upgrade anything in the premises- you should know whether it applies to all alterations or limited to structural alteration, and whether permission is mandated necessary Specifying your legal entitlements in respect of common areas in the building.For instance, does the lease permit a right of way over an accessway or staircase?
For a comprehensive list of information to be contained in your report on your leasehold property in Rayners Lane please enquire of your solicitor in advance of your conveyancing in Rayners Lane.

I have had difficulty in trying to reach an agreement for a lease extension in Rayners Lane. Can this matter be resolved via the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal?

Where there is a missing landlord or where there is dispute about what the lease extension should cost, under the relevant legislation you can apply to the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) to arrive at the sum to be paid.

An example of a Lease Extension case for a Rayners Lane residence is GFF 1 Holyrood Avenue in May 2014. The Tenant wished to acquire a new (extended) lease and applied to the Willesden County Court who granted a vesting order on 20* March2013. The Tribunal decied that the premium to be paid was £9,062 This case was in relation to 1 flat. The unexpired term was 79 years.

Do I have to have a meeting at the offices of the lender conveyancing panel solicitor to execute the mortgage deed? If so, I will choose one who does conveyancing in Rayners Lane so that I can pop in to their offices if necessary.

As opposed to 15 years ago, most lenders no longer require their conveyancing panel solicitor to witness the borrowers signature. You will still be obliged to provide ID Documents and there are still distinct advantages to using a local solicitor, in your case a conveyancing solicitor in Rayners Lane.

Last updated

Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Rayners Lane regulated by the SRA

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

  • Ravi Sol Ltd, 457b Alexandra Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 9RY
  • Goldens, 343 Rayners Lane, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 5EN
  • House Land & General Solicitors Limited, Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Drive, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7HH
  • Courtney Smith & Co, 2 Village Way East, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7LU
  • Simo & Co Solicitors, 91 Church Drive, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7NR

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Rayners Lane

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Rayners Lane specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • Ravi Sol Ltd, 457b Alexandra Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 9RY
  • Jesse Douglas & Aaskells Solicitors, Room 17, Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7HH
  • House Land & General Solicitors Limited, Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Drive, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7HH
  • Wick & Co, 447 Rayners Lane, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 5ET
  • Courtney Smith & Co, 2 Village Way East, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7LU

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Rayners Lane regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Rayners Lane with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Rayners Lane. This may include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • Ravi Sol Ltd, 457b Alexandra Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 9RY
  • Jesse Douglas & Aaskells Solicitors, Room 17, Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7HH
  • House Land & General Solicitors Limited, Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Drive, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7HH
  • A & P Solicitors, C-g Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Drive, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7HH
  • Courtney Smith & Co, 2 Village Way East, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 7LU

*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.