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  • 1 Rottingdean solicitor are the key to a successful Rottingdean home move, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your conveyancing
  • 2 The Rottingdean conveyancing firms that are identified are dedicated to providing value for money, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to purchasers, sellers and investors in Rottingdean
  • 3 Rottingdean conveyancing lawyers will acquainted with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 4 Excellent communication together with a wealth of experience are key benefits that you should seek when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Rottingdean conveyancing can be made significantly more complicated because of lack of transparency between all the parties. The lawyers we work with ensure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments instantly.
  • 5 Peace of mind comes when you select the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Rottingdean has a number to pick from, but for a truly professional and dependable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Rottingdean since October 2021*

Transfer

of terraced premises, Longhill Road, BN2 7BE completing on 19/10/2021 at a price of £775,000. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending the transfer to the vendor for execution in readiness for completion, agreeing completion date with parties, sending title deeds and executed transfer to buyer’s solicitor

Disposal

of flat Marine Parade BN2 1PE, at the agreed sum of £280,000. Leasehold conveyancing included: sending the transfer to the vendor for signature in preparation for completion, securing official copies of the title, preparing statement detailing charges

Disposal

of terraced residence, Roundway, BN1 9AQ completing on 20/10/2021 at a price of £465,000. The conveyancing process included amongst the various tasks: drafting the sale agreement and Transfer, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, setting up the completion formalities

Transfer

of house premises, Talbot Terrace, BN7 2DS completing on 26/10/2021 at a price of £617,500. The conveyancing process incorporates some of the following tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, preparing statement detailing charges, setting up the completion formalities

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Rottingdean

The loan agreement from NatWest for the remortgage of my 2 room apartment is coming by the end of next week. Are you able to put forward a low cost conveyancing lawyer in Rottingdean?

You are on the wrong site if you are seeking a cheap conveyancing in Rottingdean. Our intention is to offer affordable conveyancing but we do not aim to work with the cheapest lawyers. Avoid the trap of appointing brokers offering low cost conveyancing in Rottingdean. At best, in going for cheap conveyancing, you will end up with what you pay for and at worst it will result in you spending a lot in extras and still not receive the service you were looking for.

My lender has recommended a law firm on their panel based in Rottingdean but I would rather instruct a conveyancing lawyer in Rottingdean round the corner to me. Are you able to help?

It is by no means the case that all Rottingdean conveyancing practices are approved and listed on all lender’s conveyancing panel. Use the above find an approved solicitor tool to choose a Rottingdean conveyancing firm on the on the bank panel.

I need some quick conveyancing in Rottingdean as I am under an ultimatum to sign on the dotted line within 4 weeks. Luckily I do not require a mortgage. Is it possible to avoid the conveyancing searches to save fees and time?

If.Given you are not obtaining a mortgage you have the choice not to have searches conducted although no lawyer would suggest that you don't. Drawing on years of experience of conveyancing in Rottingdean the following are examples of what can arise and therefore affect market value: Refused Planning Applications, Outstanding Fees, Overdue Grants, Road Schemes,...

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly identified as part of conveyancing in Rottingdean?

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Rottingdean. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold issue on a house I have offered on last month in what was supposed to be a quick, chain free conveyancing. Rottingdean is the location of the property. Is there any advice you can impart?

Flying freeholds in Rottingdean are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Rottingdean you would need to get your solicitor to go through the deeds diligently. Your bank may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Rottingdean may ascertain 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 premises.

My wife and I purchased a leasehold flat in Rottingdean. Conveyancing and Nottingham Building Society mortgage are in place. A letter has just been received from someone saying they have taken over the reversionary interest in the property. It included a demand for arrears of ground rent dating back to 1997. The conveyancing solicitor in Rottingdean who acted for me is not around. Do I pay?

First contact HMLR to be sure that the individual purporting to own the freehold is in fact the new freeholder. There is no need to instruct a Rottingdean conveyancing solicitor to do this as it can be done on-line for £3. You should note that in any event, even if this is the rightful landlord, under the Limitation Act 1980 no more than 6 years of rent can be collected.

I bought a garden flat in Rottingdean, conveyancing formalities finalised 9 years ago. Can you let me have an estimate of the premium that my landlord can legally expect in return for granting a renewal of my lease? Similar flats in Rottingdean with over 90 years remaining are worth £255,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £45 levied per year. The lease ceases on 21st October 2096

With 74 years left to run we estimate the premium for your lease extension to be between £8,600 and £9,800 as well as costs.

The figure above a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we cannot give you the actual costs in the absence of comprehensive due diligence. You should not use this information in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt additional issues that need to be taken into account and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Please do not move forward placing reliance on this information without first seeking the advice of a professional.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Rottingdean regulated by the SRA

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

  • Sherwood Solicitors, The Little Globe, 153 Edward Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 0JG
  • James Mead, 61 Hanover Terrace, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9SP
  • Burt Brill & Cardens Limited, 30 Old Steine, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1FL
  • Fitzhugh Gates, 3 Pavilion Parade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1RY
  • Edward Harte Llp, 6 Pavilion Parade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1RA

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Rottingdean

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Rottingdean with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • James Mead, 61 Hanover Terrace, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9SP
  • Gerard Maye Legal Limited, 176 Edward Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 0JB
  • Burt Brill & Cardens Limited, 30 Old Steine, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1FL
  • Fitzhugh Gates, 3 Pavilion Parade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1RY
  • Edward Harte Llp, 6 Pavilion Parade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1RA

Planning law solicitors in Rottingdean regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The practices listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Rottingdean with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including development on contaminated land
  • Mayo Wynne Baxter Llp, Century House, 15-19 Dyke Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3FE

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

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