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Examples of recent conveyancing in Skewen since April 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Skewen

Why would one instruct a Skewen conveyancing practice when web based alternatives are easier on the wallet?

By all means make sure that you shop around for conveyancing costs in Skewen and you should seek a reasonable fee calculation but don’t become consumed with hunting for the cheapest Skewen conveyancer. Finding the right conveyancer can mark the distinction between a seamless and a frustrating house move. You need to ensure that you have expert guidance from a trusted solicitor. Emails can't take the place of a telephone conversation and are no substitute for a one to one meeting. The firms that we work with will allocate you a qualified and experienced conveyancing solicitor who can handle your conveyancing from start to finish, providing a level of continuity that you will never get with an web based conveyancer. Our lawyers will update you on any developments and keep you informed. If you ever need to contact the office you will know who to ask for and we'll ensure you're not left wondering what's going on.

Do the Building Society Association intend to launch a search tool with a view to list solicitors on the Earl Shilton BS conveyancing panel for instance in Skewen?

Lexsure has not been advised of any plans on the part of the BSA to develop such a tool.

About to purchase a new build apartment in Skewen. Conveyancing is daunting at the best of times but I have never purchased a new build flat before. Can you give me some examples of some of the questions asked in new build conveyancing.

Here are examples of a selection of leasehold new build questions that you should expect your new-build leasehold conveyancing in Skewen

    Please supply a car parking plan. Will the freehold then be transferred for a nominal consideration (not exceeding £100) to the Management Company? Will control of the Management Company (if any) be handed over to purchasers on completion of the last sale or earlier? Please confirm the Lease plans are surveyor prepared. Where there is an Undertaking being granted there is the risk of forfeiture of the Headlease subject to relief if one or more of the Underlessees are willing to accept the original Head Lessee’s obligations as otherwise relief will be denied to the Underlessees. The only alternatives are the Head Lessor agreeing not to forfeit the Headlease or the Head Lessee guaranteeing to the Underlessees that it will not be in breach of the Headlease.

Due to the input of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a house in Skewen before instructing solicitors. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold element to the house. The surveyor has said that some lenders tend not grant a loan on such a property.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Santander has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to telephone us we can check via 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 Skewen. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Skewen to see if the conveyancing costs will increase in light of this.

What makes your site different to alternative internet conveyancing brokers when it comes to conveyancing in Skewen?

At this site secure an accurate quote via a Solicitor or Licensed Conveyancer that appreciates the issues of your conveyancing in Skewen. Unlike many estate agents and brokerage sites we do not operate kick-back arrangements with solicitors. Many agents and online brokers 'recommend' solicitors that pays the most kickback, rather than the best value conveyancing in Skewen

We are in the process of acquiring a property in Skewen. Could our solicitor keep the amount we are are purchasing for a secret from the likes of Zoopla. How could this be achieved ?

HMLR are legally required to reveal price sold data on a register of the title for residential properties countrywide including homes in Skewen. The Title Register is an open document, so the Land Registry would be breaching their statutory duty if they failed to allow access to the register.

You can ask the Land Registry to withhold the amount paid data yet the response would be a No.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Skewen regulated by the SRA

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

  • Howe & Spender, Courtland Chambers, 38-42 Station Road, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, SA13 1JS
  • Aberavon Lawyers Limited, 11 Courtland Place, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, SA13 1JJ
  • Cameron Jones Hussell & Howe Ltd, 1-5 Grove Place, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, SA13 1HX
  • Bowermans, 1 Courtland Place, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, SA13 1WR
  • Hutchinson Thomas, Pendrill Court, 119 London Road, Neath, West Glamorgan, SA11 1LF

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Skewen regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Skewen practicing in commercial conveyancing in Skewen. This could include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Howe & Spender, Courtland Chambers, 38-42 Station Road, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, SA13 1JS
  • Aberavon Lawyers Limited, 11 Courtland Place, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, SA13 1JJ
  • Hutchinson Thomas, Pendrill Court, 119 London Road, Neath, West Glamorgan, SA11 1LF
  • Jennifer Melly Law Limited, 45 Alfred Street, Neath, West Glamorgan, SA11 1EH
  • T.l.j. Law Limited, Guildhall Chambers, 2 Church Place, Neath, West Glamorgan, SA11 3LL

Planning law solicitors in Skewen regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Skewen with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including applications about listed buildings and conservation areas
  • Hutchinson Thomas, Pendrill Court, 119 London Road, Neath, West Glamorgan, SA11 1LF
  • Morgan Laroche Limited, Bay House, Phoenix Way, Swansea, West Glamorgan, SA7 9LA
  • Jcp Solicitors Limited, Venture Court, Waterside Business Park, Valley Way, Enterprise Park, Swansea, Swansea, SA6 8QP

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

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