Find a Lender-Approved Local Conveyancer in Soho

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5 reasons to use our service to assist you select a high street conveyancing solicitor in Soho

  • 1 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these firms are often based many kilometers away with limited appreciation of the factors that impact property transactions in Soho
  • 2 Soho property lawyers have a crucial edge when it comes to Soho conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that will impact your home move
  • 3 We are the UKs largest residential conveyancing directory listing mortgage company approved law firms delivering conveyancing in Soho registered with the SRA or CLC.
  • 4 Soho conveyancers work in conjunction with Soho estate agents, developers, surveyors, banks and other professionals to ensure that the highest level of service is provided to buyers and sellers every step of the way, helping make the process as straightforward as possible
  • 5 You can gain comfort when you choose the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Soho has a number to choose from, but for a truly professional and dependable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Soho since February 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Soho

Can the conveyancing solicitors that are recommend handle auction conveyancing in Soho?

There are a number of auction lawyers we can connect you with those specialising in auction conveyancing. Soho is one of hundreds of locations in which our lawyers cover.

How do I check that the solicitor conducting my conveyancing in Soho is on the bank’sconveyancing panel? I am looking to avoid the situation of having one lawyer for me and one for TSB thus paying £192.00 in additional legal invoice.

You should make the most of the search tool on this web page. Pick the mortgage company and type ‘Soho’ or your preferred area and you will discover numerous solicitors based in Soho or by proximity to you.

I just bought a house at auction in Soho. Conveyancing is needed. What is next?

Given that you have now to in every practical sense signed on the dotted line you now have to retain a conveyancing lawyer quickly as you will have a tight a drop dead date to complete the transaction. Every auction property should have a bespoke auction pack. This will include the copy title deeds, local authority and drainage searches. In the case of leasehold property the auction pack should include a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and other conveyancing paperwork relating to leasehold premises. You should pass this on to the conveyancer instructed by you ASAP. Do make sure that your finances are in place to complete the transaction on the set completion date.

I happen to be the sole beneficiary of my late grandmother’s estate with all property in now in my sole name, including the my former home in Soho. Conveyancing formalities meant that the Land Registry date was in April. I plan to dispose of the house. I do know about the Mortgage Lenders 6 month 'rule', which means that my property ownership could be treated the same way as if I'd bought the property in April. Do I have to wait half a year to sell?

The Council of Mortgage Lenders’ handbook instructs conveyancers to: "report to us immediately if the owner or registered proprietor has been registered for less than six months." By the strict wording you might be affected by that. many lenders would take a pragmatic view as this obligation is chiefly there to pick up on subsales or the wholesaling and assigning of properties.

Is it the case that all Soho CQS (Conveyancing Quality Scheme) solicitors are on the Aldermore conveyancing list of approved solicitors?

Some major lenders now utilise CQS as the kick off point for Panel membership such as HSBC and Santander. The Law Society’s CQS accreditation however gives no guarantee to lender panel acceptance. That being said,the Council of Mortgage Lenders have indicated that it is likely to become a pre-requisite for solicitor practices wishing to remain on their approved list of firms.

What does a local search tell me about the house my wife and I purchasing in Soho?

Soho conveyancing often commences with the ordering local authority searches directly from your local Authority or via a personal search company for instance Searchflow The local search is essential in every Soho conveyancing purchase; as long as you don’t want any unpleasant surprises after you move into your new home. The search should supply data on, amongst other things, details on planning applications relevant to the premises (whether granted or refused), building control history, any enforcement action, restrictions on permitted development, nearby road schemes, contaminated land and radon gas; in all a total of 13 subject areas.

I have todaydiscovered that Arc property Solicitors have closed. They carried out my conveyancing in Soho for a purchase of a freehold house 18 months ago. How can I establish that my home is registered correctly in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest method to check if the premises 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 Soho conveyancing specialists.

I opted to have a survey completed on a house in Soho ahead of appointing conveyancers. I have been told that there is a flying freehold overhang to the house. Our surveyor advised that some banks may refuse to issue a loan on a flying freehold home.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Lloyds has different instructions from Birmingham Midshires. If you e-mail us we can check with the relevant lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Soho. Conveyancing will be smoother if you use a solicitor in Soho especially if they are accustomed to such properties in Soho.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Soho

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Soho 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

  • Mathias Gentle Page Hassan Llp, Fourth Floor, 247 Tottenham Court Road, London, London, W1T 7QX
  • Fuglers (in Association With David Berens & Co) Llp, 70 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 4QG
  • Wilson Barca Llp, Carlisle Buildings, 18 Carlisle Street, London, London, W1D 3BX
  • Dalton Holmes Gray, 7a D'Arblay Street, London, London, W1F 8DF
  • Verto Group Legal Limited, 10 Margaret Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1W 8RL

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Soho regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Soho practicing in commercial conveyancing in Soho. This could include advice on commercial leases including all matters relating to landlord and tenant law
  • David Goodman & Co, 34-35 Newman Street, London, W1T 1PZ
  • Mathias Gentle Page Hassan Llp, Fourth Floor, 247 Tottenham Court Road, London, London, W1T 7QX
  • Schillings International Llp, 41 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3HX
  • Fuglers (in Association With David Berens & Co) Llp, 70 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 4QG
  • Wilson Barca Llp, Carlisle Buildings, 18 Carlisle Street, London, London, W1D 3BX

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Soho regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Soho but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, 56 Windermere Avenue, N3 3RA
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG
  • Walter Saunders, 382 Brockley Road, SE4 2BY
  • House Owners Conveyancers Limited, Dephina House, N3 2JU

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