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Top reasons to use our service to help you choose a local conveyancing solicitor in Selsdon

  • 1 Selsdon property lawyers will be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and estate agents
  • 2 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these organisations are often based many kilometers away with little understanding of the factors that affect property transactions in Selsdon
  • 3 The companies identified on our web pages have a variation of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters annually.
  • 4 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory service identifying lender approved property lawyers delivering conveyancing in Selsdon regulated and authorised by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 5 Solicitors that specialise in conveyancing in Selsdon regularly deal withlocal concerns peculiar to Selsdon and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and expeditious conveyancing.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Selsdon since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Selsdon

My financial adviser says he needs my Selsdon law firm’s panel member for the Santander conveyancing panel. How do I obtain this. I have contacted my local Selsdon branch but they have not got back to me yet.

The sensible thing to do is ask for this information from your Selsdon conveyancing practitioner . Most Selsdon conveyancing practices will keep a file or database of lender panel information which would include, if applicable, their conveyancing panel details for each mortgage company.

We are planning to acquire a property and need a conveyancing solicitor in Selsdon who is on the Leeds Building Society solicitor panel. Could you point me in the right direction as regards a firm?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Leeds Building Society . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in Selsdon.

Forgive me if this question is silly but I am new to the home buying as FTB of a garden flat in Selsdon. Do I collect the keys to the house on the completion date from my solicitor? If so, I will find a local conveyancing solicitor in Selsdon?

On the day of completion you do not need to go to the conveyancers office in Selsdon. Your solicitors will electronically transfer the completion advance to the vendor’s conveyancers, and once they have received this, you will be able to collect the keys from the property Agents and start moving into the property. Usually this occurs early afternoon.

When it comes to mortgage companies such as Barclays, do Selsdon conveyancing practitioners have to pay a yearly amount to be on the list of approved solicitors?

We are not aware of any lender fees to be on their panel, although some do levy an administration fee to deal with the processing of the conveyancing panel application.

I have decided to exercise my right to buy my property in Selsdon off the council. I have a mortgage offer with Nottingham. Conveyancing is new to me. Can I proceed without a solicitor easily? I think we can but we keep being told I should have one. Any advice?

It is not advisable to proceed with a house purchase without a solicitor. The council's solicitor are not acting for you. You need a solicitor for a number reasons. One of which is to verify what plans the Council have for repairs and refurbishment for the next five years. Many leaseholders have been stung for contributions of thousands of pounds. In any event, if you are getting a mortgage with Nottingham, you will need to appoint a solicitor on the Nottingham conveyancing panel.

Do I need to take out insurance to cover chancel repairs when acquiring a property in Selsdon?

Unless a prior purchase of the house completed after 12 October 2013 you can expect lawyers conducting conveyancing in Selsdon to remain recommending a chancel search and or chancel repair liability policy.

I used Action Conveyancing several years ago for my conveyancing in Selsdon. I now require my papers however the law firm has closed. What do I do?

You should contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracking down your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Selsdon of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously retained, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.

How easy is it to use the search tool to locate a conveyancing solicitor in Selsdon on the panel for my bank?

1st choose a lender such as Birmingham Midshires, Norwich and Peterborough Building Society or Platform Home Loans Ltd then choose your preferred area for instance Selsdon. Conveyancing practices in Selsdon and nationally should be identified.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Selsdon regulated by the SRA

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

  • Gordon Gray, 133 Addington Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 8LH
  • Edridges & Drummonds, Crossways Parade, Selsdon Park Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 8JJ
  • Manchesters, 21 Limpsfield Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 9LA
  • Sandom Robinson, Triumph House, Station Approach, Sanderstead Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 0PL
  • Alfred James & Co Solicitors Llp, Alfred James House, 406a Brighton Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 6AN

Planning law solicitors in Selsdon regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Selsdon practicing in planning law. This may include advice on compulsory purchases in Selsdon
  • A E Short, 144 Bromley Road, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 6PG
  • Batchelors, Charles House, 35 Widmore Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1RW
  • Wellers Law Group Llp, Tenison House, Tweedy Road, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3NF
  • Gowen & Stevens Llp, 5 Mulgrave Chambers, 26-28 Mulgrave Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 6LE

disposing of a home in Selsdon is a complex business, both legally and administratively. The exact order of events varies slightly, below are some of the tasks in the process.

  • Property lawyer instructed by the owners once the offer has been accepted
  • Collating the documents evidencing the title to the property
  • Drawing up the contract and associated papers
  • Submitting draft papers to the property lawyer representing the purchaser
  • Finalising the wording for contracts and replying to additional questions from the purchaser’s property lawyer
  • Agreeing the transfer document
  • Replying to requisitions prepared by the purchaser’s property lawyer
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then preparing for completion
  • Accepting the sale proceeds and transferring funds to the owner, the estate agent and repaying the mortgage (where appropriate)

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

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