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Reasons to use our Shirehampton conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 No matter what any alternative lawyers tell you it may be necessary to visit your solicitor to sign legal papers. There are various parties with involved in a conveyancing transaction without needing to include Royal Mail into the equation.
  • 2 Shirehampton solicitors have a crucial edge when it comes to Shirehampton conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that can impact your conveyancing
  • 3 Retaining the services of a high street Solicitor in the main means that you will receive a more personalised service. When using a an online conveyancing factory, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who check what is happening on the file by determining whether the ‘computers says no’.
  • 4 Our site is the first site offering you the facility to check that your property ownership legalities in Shirehampton will be carried out by a solicitor on your lender’s authorised panel.
  • 5 The Shirehampton conveyancing practitioners that are listed are dedicated to supplying the most cost, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and investors in Shirehampton

Examples of recent conveyancing in Shirehampton since April 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Shirehampton

My friend's mother is a solicitor. I suspect that I can be offered preferential pricing for conveyancing, but if not, what kind of figure should I be expecting for conveyancing in Shirehampton?

Do compare pricing. Do use our search tool on this page. You will notice that quotes will contrast greatly but the service one can expect are distinct between solicitors as is true with most professions.

I am buying a house and the conveyancer has identified Chancel Repair for which the house could be obligated to contribute to because it falls into the area of such a church. She has mentioned insurance. Is this strictly required for conveyancing in Shirehampton

Unless a prior purchase of the house took place post 12 October 2013 you can take it that solicitors delivering conveyancing in Shirehampton to remain recommending a chancel search and or insurance against a claim.

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

Covenants that are restrictive in nature can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the legal transfer of property in Shirehampton. 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…’

I'm purchasing my first flat in Shirehampton benefiting from help to buy. The developers would not budge the price so I negotiated five thousand pounds worth of extras instead. The estate agent advised me not inform my conveyancer about the deal as it may affect my loan with the bank. Is this normal?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the builder of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

Hoping to buy a property located in Shirehampton and I am already nervous. I couldn't find anything specific about Shirehampton. Conveyancing will be needed in due course but do you know about the Shirehampton area? or perhaps some other tips you can share?

Rather than looking online forget looking online you should go and have a look at Shirehampton. In the meantime here are some basic statistics that we found

Is it best to appoint a Shirehampton conveyancing practitioner in close proximity to the house I am buying? I have an old university friend who can conduct the conveyancing however her office is approximately 350kilometers away.

The benefit of a local Shirehampton conveyancing firm is that you can pop in to sign paperwork, deliver your identification documents and pester them if necessary. Having local Shirehampton know how is a benefit. However nothing is more important than finding someone that will do a good and efficient job. If if people you trust instructed your friend and on the whole were impressed that should surpass using an unfamiliar Shirehampton conveyancing solicitor just because they are local.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Shirehampton

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Shirehampton practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Claims for damages for illegal

  • The Divorce Practice, 52a High Street, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS9 3DZ
  • Devereux & Co, 52a High Street, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, Avon, BS9 3DZ
  • Amd Solicitors Limited, 100 Henleaze Road, Henleaze, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS9 4JZ
  • Battrick Clark Solicitors Ltd, 151 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2RA
  • Charles Cook & Company Limited, 77, 79 and 81, Alma Road, Clifton, Bristol, Bristol, BS8 2DP

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Shirehampton regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Shirehampton practicing in commercial conveyancing in Shirehampton. This will likely include advice on buying and selling small and large scale commercial property and agricultural land
  • Corfield Solicitors, 2 The Avenue, Sneyd Park, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS9 1PA
  • Lyons, 49 High Street, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS9 3ED
  • The Divorce Practice, 52a High Street, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS9 3DZ
  • Devereux & Co, 52a High Street, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, Avon, BS9 3DZ
  • Amd Solicitors Limited, 100 Henleaze Road, Henleaze, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS9 4JZ

Planning law solicitors in Shirehampton regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Shirehampton practicing in planning law. This should include advice on applications about listed buildings and conservation areas
  • Martin Evans, 36 Laurie Crescent, Henleaze, Bristol, Avon, BS9 4TA
  • Star Legal Limited, 3 Richmond Hill, Clifton, Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1AT
  • Temple Bright Llp, 29 Great George Street, Bristol, BS1 5QT
  • Veale Wasbrough Vizards Llp, Narrow Quay House, Narrow Quay, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS1 4QA
  • Humphreys & Co, 14 King Street, Bristol, Avon, BS1 4EF

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

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