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Top 5 reasons to use our service to assist you select a local conveyancing solicitor in Snodland

  • 1 Notwithstanding what alternative lawyers inform you it just might be necessary to attend your lawyer to execute contracts. Too many 3rd parties are already involved in a house sale without needing to add the postman into the equation.
  • 2 Snodland lawyers work in partnership with Snodland estate agents, house builders, surveyors, mortgage companies and other professionals to make sure that the highest level of service is offered to clients every step of the way, never losing sight of the time-critical nature behind your conveyancing transaction
  • 3 The organisations listed on our directory have a mix of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters each year.
  • 4 Snodland solicitor are the linchpin to a successful Snodland conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your transaction
  • 5 The Snodland conveyancing firms that are identified are dedicated to supplying value for money, efficient and accessible conveyancing service to home buyers, sellers and investors in Snodland

Examples of recent conveyancing in Snodland since March 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Snodland

It may have been a long time coming a loan offer from Santander for the refinancing of my 3 bedroom apartment is expected imminently. Are you able to propose a low cost conveyancing law firm in Snodland?

This site is not designed to assist those in their quest for the lowest fares for conveyancing in Snodland. Our aim is to provide affordable conveyancing but our intention is not to work with the cheapest lawyers. Do not be seduced by brokers offering £100 conveyancing in Snodland. Optimistically, in choosing a lawyer for cheap conveyancing, you will get your money’s worth and at worst it will result in you invoiced for extras and still not end up with the service expected.

I have given 2 months notice to my existing landlord and have to be out of my rented property in Snodland by 16/8/2024. Conveyancing on my purchase is underway. Is it possible to complete in a couple of weeks as don't want to have to move into short term accommodation?

It is unwise to provide notice on a rental until your lawyer suggests that you should. Assuming that you have not previously done so, update to your conveyancer and request that they cajole the sellers side, try to get a realistic time scale from them that everyone will work towards

I have recentlybecome aware that Arc property Solicitors have been shut down. They carried out my conveyancing in Snodland for a purchase of a leasehold flat 9 months ago. How can I be sure that my home is not still registered in the name of the previous owner?

The easiest method to check if the property is in your name, you can carry out a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Snodland conveyancing specialists.

I'm buying a new build house in Snodland with a loan from Barclays Direct. The developers would not move on the price so I negotiated £7000 of extras instead. The estate agent advised me not reveal to my lawyer about this extras as it will affect my mortgage with Barclays Direct. Should I keep quiet?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer 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.

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a house I have offered on last month in what should have been a quick, no chain conveyancing. Snodland is the location of the property. Can you offer any assistance?

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

Should I cancel the direct debit for my mortgage with Bank of Ireland once a completion date for my home sale in Snodland has been agreed?

You would be well advised to continue paying any mortgage sums to Bank of Ireland until the mortgage is redeemed on completion as part of your Snodland conveyancing.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Snodland regulated by the SRA

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

  • Quills Solicitors, 68 Beverley Road, Barming, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9JR
  • Bassets, 156 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1ET
  • Winch & Winch, 5 New Road Avenue, Chatham, Kent, ME4 6AR
  • Brachers Llp, Somerfield House, 57-59 London Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8JH
  • Sara Binning Solicitors, Dickens Suite, Cheldgate House, 45 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1LP

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Snodland

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Snodland practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Bassets, 156 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1ET
  • Winch & Winch, 5 New Road Avenue, Chatham, Kent, ME4 6AR
  • Brachers Llp, Somerfield House, 57-59 London Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8JH
  • Sara Binning Solicitors, Dickens Suite, Cheldgate House, 45 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1LP
  • Stephens & Son Llp, Rome House, 41 Railway Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4RP

Planning law solicitors in Snodland regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Snodland specialising in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Brachers Llp, Somerfield House, 57-59 London Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8JH
  • The Kingsley Smith Trustee Company, 81 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4EE
  • Kingsley Smith Solicitors Llp, 81 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4EE
  • Whitehead Monckton Limited, Monckton House, 72 King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1BL

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

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