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Top reasons to use our service to help you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in Romiley

  • 1 Romiley solicitor are the linchpin to a successful Romiley conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your conveyancing
  • 2 Retaining the services of a local Solicitor in the main means that you will receive a more personalised service. Sometimes when dealing with 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.
  • 3 Romiley solicitors are likely to be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents
  • 4 Romiley property lawyers have a significant advantage when it comes to Romiley conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will affect your conveyancing
  • 5 Chances are that the the lawyers for the other party have offices in Romiley - if so sets of lawyers are likely to have worked on conveyancing matters in the past

Examples of recent conveyancing in Romiley since April 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Romiley

Can you recommend a Halifax accepted Romiley conveyancing lawyer that can complete within less than a month? Am I best advised to go for a high street Romiley conveyancer or a nationwide comparison site?

We can recommend some very good Romiley conveyancing firms. Another option is to visit the high street in Romiley. Approach a couple of law practices and ask to see a conveyancing solicitor for a costs illustration. Discuss your expectations together with the reasons and get a commitment on your deadline. Appoint the lawyer that genuine.

Will our conveyancer be making enquiries about flooding during the conveyancing in Romiley.

The risk of flooding is if increasing concern for lawyers specialising in conveyancing in Romiley. Some people will buy a house in Romiley, fully aware that at some time, it may suffer from flooding. However, aside from the physical destruction, if a property is at risk of flooding, it may be difficult to obtain a mortgage, satisfactory insurance cover, or dispose of the premises. Steps can be carried out during the course of a house purchase to forewarn the buyer.

Solicitors are not best placed to impart advice on flood risk, however there are a various checks that may be initiated by the buyer or by their lawyers which can give them a better understanding of the risks in Romiley. The conventional set of information given to a buyer’s solicitor (where the solicitors are adopting what is known as the Conveyancing Protocol) contains a usual inquiry of the owner to find out whether the property has suffered from flooding. If flooding has previously occurred which is not notified by the vendor, then a buyer could bring a claim for damages resulting from an misleading response. The buyer’s lawyers will also conduct an enviro report. This should higlight if there is a recorded flood risk. If so, further investigations will need to be conducted.

Me and my brother own a terraced Victorian property in Romiley. Conveyancing lawyer acted for me and Barnsley Building Society. I happened to do a free search for it on the Land Registry database and there are two entries: one for freehold, another for leasehold under the exact same address. I thought I was buying a freehold how can I check?

You need to review the Freehold register you have again and check the Charges Register for mention of a lease. The best way to be sure that you are also the registered proprietor of the leasehold and freehold title as well is to check (£3). It is not completely unheard of in Romiley and other areas of the country and poses no real issues for owners other than when they sell they have to account for both freehold and leasehold interests when dealing with buyers. You can also enquire as to the situation with your conveyancing solicitor who conducted the conveyancing.

I opted to have a survey carried out on a house in Romiley before retaining conveyancers. I have been told that there is a flying freehold overhang to the house. The surveyor advised that some lenders will not give a loan on this type of premises.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Santander has different requirements from Nationwide. If you call us we can check with the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Romiley. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

My father-in-law has recommend that I instruct his lawyers for conveyancing in Romiley. Should I use them?

Much as we are happy to recommend a Romiley conveyancing lawyer it’s preferable to select a conveyancing solicitor is to seek feedback from friends or family who have actually previously instructed the firm that you are are thinking of instructing.

Are all Romiley conveyancers on every bank conveyancing panel?

You can use our search tool or you can drop into your local bank branch in Romiley. the probability is that they will know some good conveyancing solicitors in Romiley

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Romiley regulated by the SRA

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

  • Castles, 72 Compstall Road, Romiley, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 4DE
  • Jrb Law Limited, 42 Ricroft Road, Compstall, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 5JR
  • Whiting & Mason, 17-19 Stockport Road, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 6BD
  • Jones Law Partnership, 11 Market Street, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 7AA
  • Booth Ince & Knowles, 105 Market Street, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 1HL

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Romiley

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Romiley practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on service charge disputes and the right to manage

  • Castles, 72 Compstall Road, Romiley, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 4DE
  • Whiting & Mason, 17-19 Stockport Road, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 6BD
  • Jones Law Partnership, 11 Market Street, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 7AA
  • Booth Ince & Knowles, 105 Market Street, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 1HL
  • Pluck Andrew & Co (incorporating Hibbert Pownall & Newton), 6-16a Norfolk Street, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 1NB

Planning law solicitors in Romiley regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Romiley with expertise in planning law. This could include advice on special planning controls
  • Jrb Law Limited, 42 Ricroft Road, Compstall, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 5JR
  • Blue Sky Law Limited, 4 Broughville Drive, Didsbury, Manchester, Lancashire, M20 5WH

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

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