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Reasons to use our Romford conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Firms accustomed to conveyancing in Romford have a grasp oflocal issues specific to Romford and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and faster conveyancing.
  • 2 Retaining the services of a local Solicitor generally results in a more personal touch. When using a an online conveyancing factory, your conveyancing is handled by a team of people who who progress matters by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 3 You can rest easier when select the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Romford has a number to pick from, but for a truly dependable and reliable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.
  • 4 Our site is the only site offering you the facility to check that your property ownership legalities in Romford will be carried out by a conveyancer on your bank authorised panel.
  • 5 Romford conveyancer are the linchpin to a successful Romford 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 Romford since January 2019*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Romford

Is there a reason to instruct a Romford conveyancing practice when internet based alternatives are so much cheaper?

To take your time to find scrutinise conveyancing costs in Romford and you should seek a competitive fee calculation but don’t be focused with scouring the internet for the lowest priced Romford conveyancer. Finding the right conveyancer can mark the distinction between a seamless and a stressful house move. It is important that you ensure that you have expert guidance from a specialist solicitor. Emails can't replace a telephone conversation and are no substitute for a face to face appointment. Our partner firms will appoint you a qualified and top rated conveyancing solicitor that will tackle your conveyancing from start to finish, providing a level of personalised service that you will never get with an internet conveyancer. Our lawyers will keep you updated on any developments and keep you informed. Should it ever be necessary to phone the office you will be sure who you need to speak to and they will endeavour to make sure that you are kept fully informed.

When will exchange of contracts happen for purchase conveyancing in Romford and am I required to be at the solicitors office?

Where you are round the corner to our conveyancing solicitors in Romford you are invited in to sign the paperwork. That being said, the lender approved solicitors we recommend offer countrywide coverage for conveyancing and provide just as detailed and professional a job for you when communicating with you by post or email. The signing of the purchase agreement is not the point of no return. A signed contract is necessary for the firm to officially exchange at the suitable time, which is ordinarily shortly after signing. The exchange process is nowadays normally dealt with by telephone and can be very rapid, although where a lengthy "chain" is in play, since the process requires the relevant party's solicitor (not necessarily a conveyancing solicitor in Romford)to be in the office available at the end of the phone to exchange contracts.

I have been on the look out for a ground for flat up to £305k and identified one round the corner in Romford I like with amenity areas and railway links nearby, however it's only got 49 years unexpired on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Romford in this price bracket, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error buying a lease with such few years left?

If you need a mortgage the remaining unexpired lease term will likely be a potential deal breaker. Discount the price by the anticipated lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the current owner has owned the premises for at least 2 years you may request that they commence the lease extension formalities and then assign it to you. You can add 90 years to the current lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor about this matter.

I'm remortgaging my current home to a BTL loan with Britannia and I will use the rest of the raised equity as a deposit on a second house. The area we are looking at is Romford. Will your lawyers be able to act for the two lenders and tie in the two deals?

Make use of our search tool on this site to be sure that the lawyers are approved by both mortgage companies. On the basis that they are the solicitor will be able to simultaneously deal with the two conveyancing matters but you should have a chat with you conveyancer and make clear your expectations and requirements.

I am attracted to a two flats in Romford which have in the region of fifty years unexpired on the leases. Do I need to be concerned?

There are plenty of short leases in Romford. The lease is a legal document that entitles you to use the premises for a prescribed time frame. As a lease shortens the saleability of the lease decreases and it becomes more expensive to acquire a lease extension. This is why it is advisable to extend the lease term. It is often difficult to sell a property with a short lease as mortgage companies less inclined to grant a loan on such properties. Lease extension can be a difficult process. We recommend you get professional help from a conveyancer and surveyor with experience in this field.

My wife and I have hit a brick wall in trying to purchase the freehold in Romford. Can the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal adjudicate on premiums?

if there is a missing landlord or where there is disagreement about what the lease extension should cost, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 it is possible to make an application to the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal to decide the sum to be paid.

An example of a Lease Extension decision for a Romford property is 37 Lodge Court High Street in November 2013. the decision of the LVT was that the premium to be paid for the new lease was £25,559 This case affected 1 flat. The unexpired term as at the valuation date was 57.5 years.

Is it true that a Romford conveyancing solicitor got sued by a client for not carrying out the right conveyancing investigations?

Our attention has not be brought to such a Romford conveyancing claim but it has been reported that, clients buying a property in Cumbria successfully sued their solicitor as a consequence of development permission to build a wind farm not being picked up in conveyancing searches.

Where you are thinking of buying a home in Romford It is critical that your property lawyer carry out all Romford conveyancing searches required to ensure you have accurate and up to date information ahead of acquiring a property.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Romford regulated by the SRA

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

  • Hsh Solicitors, 98-102 North Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 1DA
  • Symons Gay & Leland Llp, 91a South Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 1PA
  • Hunt And Hunt Llp, Blackburn House, 22-26 Eastern Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 3LT
  • Mccorry Connolly Solicitors, 8 Holgate Court, 4 -10 Western Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 3JS
  • Kenneth Elliott & Rowe, Enterprise House, 18 Eastern Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 3PJ

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Romford

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Romford with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Service charge disputes

  • Hsh Solicitors, 98-102 North Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 1DA
  • North Ford Solicitors Ltd, 74 North Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 1DA
  • Symons Gay & Leland Llp, 91a South Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 1PA
  • Hunt And Hunt Llp, Blackburn House, 22-26 Eastern Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 3LT
  • Mccorry Connolly Solicitors, 8 Holgate Court, 4 -10 Western Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 3JS

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Romford regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Romford but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • Suriya & Douglas, Suite B, 7th Floor, Charter House, IG1 1UF
  • Legal Business Property Lawyers Ltd, 16 St Thomas Road, CM14 4DB

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

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