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Main reasons to let us help you find a high street conveyancing solicitor in Silvertown

  • 1 Firms accustomed to conveyancing in Silvertown are familiar with the local issues specific to Silvertown and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and faster conveyancing.
  • 2 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might seem attractive. However, these organisations are often located hundreds of kilometers away with limited appreciation of the factors that affect property transactions in Silvertown
  • 3 We are the UKs most comprehensive residential conveyancing directory service identifying mortgage company approved law practices conducting conveyancing in Silvertown who are regulated by the SRA or CLC.
  • 4 Property lawyer conveyancing firms have extremely good personal connections with Silvertown selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Silvertown conveyancers have a significant advantage when it comes to Silvertown conveyancing as they have valuable local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that can impact your sale or purchase

Examples of recent conveyancing in Silvertown since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Silvertown

After what seems like an age a mortgage agreement from HSBC for the refinancing of my 2 room flat is to be issued any day now. Could you suggest a low cost conveyancing solicitor in Silvertown?

You are on the wrong site if you are seeking the cheapest conveyancing solicitors in Silvertown. We can offer you value for money conveyancing but we do not aim to work with the cheapest lawyers. Resist the temptation to appoint organisations offering £100 conveyancing in Silvertown. At best, in going for low cost conveyancing, you will get your money’s worth and at worst you will end up invoiced for extras and still not receive the service required.

I have given 8 weeks notice to my current landlord and have to be out of my let out flat in Silvertown by 12/11/2020. Conveyancing for my house purchase has just started. Can I complete in three weeks as don't want to have to move into short term accommodation?

It is unwise to give notice for your tenancy unless your lawyer suggests that you should. If you have not already done so, contact to your solicitor and urge them to they seek the assistance the sellers lawyers, try to an agreed time frame that all parties will look to achieve

In what way does my ID and proof of funds have anything to do with my conveyancing in Silvertown? Why is this being asked of me?

To satisfy the Money Laundering Regulations any Silvertown conveyancing firm will require evidence of your identity in all conveyancing matters. This is normally dealt with by provision of a passport and an original bank statement or utility bill evidencing your correct address.

Under Money Laundering Regulations, conveyancers are required to check not just the identity of conveyancing clients but also the source of monies that they receive in respect of any matter. Refusal to disclose this may result in your conveyancer terminating their relationship with you, as clearly this will cause a conflict between the set Regulations and a refusal to disclose.

Your conveyancers are duty bound to make a disclosure to the appropriate authorities should they believe that any amounts received by them may contravene the Money Laundering Regulations.

I am purchasing a garden flat in Silvertown. Can I do my own conveyancing?

Leaving aside the complexities and merits of DIY conveyancing in Silvertown you will have to appoint a solicitor on your mortgage company's conveyancing panel to look after their interests. Most people therefore find it easier to let the solicitor act for them and the lender. Furthermore there is minimal cost savings to be made in you doing conveyancing for yourself and another lawyer conducting the conveyancing for the lender. Please feel free to use the search tool to find a lawyer on your lender panel in Silvertown.

I used Arc property Solicitors a few years ago for my conveyancing in Silvertown. Now, I need the files however the law firm has closed. What do I do?

You should contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracing 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 Silvertown of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously used, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.

Me and my husband accepted an offer on a Silvertown apartment we inherited some years ago in 2010. I have over twenty years conveyancing know-how and, now retired, intend to do the legal work. The buyer's lawyer has informed me that their building society will not allow us to do our own conveyancing insisting the funds to be released via a solicitor's bank account.

Lending instructions to lawyers from all CML members specify that If the seller is not legally represented the buyer’s lawyers should check whether the bank needs to be informed so that a decision can be made as to whether or not they are prepared to move forward.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Silvertown

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Silvertown practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Oasis Solicitors, 8 The Village, Charlton, London, SE7 8UD
  • Saviours Solicitors, 1a Barnard Close, London, SE18 6JQ
  • Atlantic Solicitors, Suite 209 Island Business Centre, 18-36 Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, London, SE18 6PF
  • James Solicitors, Ground Floor, 18-36 Wellington Street, London, SE18 6PF
  • Whitehorse Solicitors, Island Business Centre, 18-36 Wellington Street, London, SE18 6PF

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Silvertown regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Silvertown but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • T J Ball & Company, 49 Leytonstone Road, E15 1JA
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • Cain Associates Llp, 297 The Broadway, DA6 8DG
  • Suriya & Douglas, Suite B, 7th Floor, Charter House, IG1 1UF

Planning law solicitors in Silvertown regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Silvertown specialising in planning law. This may include advice on compulsory purchases in Silvertown
  • Beverley Morris & Co, 35 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Villiage, London, SE3 0TJ
  • Beverley Morris & Co Incorporating Peter Egan & Co, 62 Lewisham High Street, London, London, SE13 5JH
  • Hadfield & Co, 1 Central Avenue, Welling, Kent, DA16 3AX
  • Adams Solicitors, Adams House, 129 Mile End Road, London, E1 4BG
  • Apex Law Llp, 3 The Pantiles, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA7 5HH

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

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