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There is a good reason why you won’t find people saying “if only I would have chosen a cheap nationwide firm”! Go local - instruct a conveyancing solicitor in South West London

Reasons to use our South West London conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Cut price packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these firms are often located many miles away with limited understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in South West London
  • 2 There is a better than average chance that the the conveyancers for the other party are located in South West London - if so sets of lawyers are likely to be familiar
  • 3 South West London conveyancing lawyers are likely to have connections at the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents
  • 4 Property lawyer conveyancing firms have very good personal connections with South West London selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 The mark of a good conveyancing solicitor in South West London is quality not quantity. The level of service offered by conveyancing "factories" (sometimes 'recommended' by large estate agency chains) sometimes falls short of the level of professionalism you will expect.

Examples of recent conveyancing in South West London since April 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in South West London

Our solicitor has identified a a legal deficiency with the lease for the flat we are purchasing in South West London. The other side have suggested defective title insurance as a solution. We are happy with insurance and will cover the costs. Our lawyer has advised that he must ensure that the lender is happy with this solution. Are we the client or is the bank?

Even though you have a mortgage offer from the lender does not mean to say that the property will meet their specifications for the purposes of a mortgage. Your lawyer has to ensure that the lease has to comply with the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook conditions. You and the bank are the client. The appropriate lender provisions must be adhered to.

It is a dozen years since I acquired my house in South West London. Conveyancing lawyers have just been appointed on the sale but I am unable to find my title documents. Will this jeopardise the sale?

Don’t worry too much. Firstly the deeds may be retained by the lender or they could still be with the solicitor who handled the purchase. Secondly in most cases the land will be registered at the land registry and you will be able to establish that you are the registered owner by your conveyancing solicitors acquiring current official copies of the land registers. Almost all conveyancing in South West London relates to registered property but in the rare situation where your property is not registered it is more tricky but is not insurmountable.

Are the BSA intent on creating a online directory to to identify firms on the Coventry BS conveyancing panel for instance in South West London?

We have not been informed any plans on the part of the BSA to develop such a tool.

I have recentlydiscovered that Action Conveyancing have closed. They carried out my conveyancing in South West London for a purchase of a leasehold flat 18 months ago. How can I be sure that my home is not still registered in the name of the previous owner?

The quickest way to see if the property is registered to you, 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 South West London conveyancing specialists.

What does commercial conveyancing in South West London cover?

South West London conveyancing for business premises incorporates a wide range of guidance, given by regulated solicitors, relating to business premises. By way of example, this area of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more commonly, the assignment of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial loans and the termination of leases.

In searching the web for the phrase cheap conveyancing in South West London it shows results of numerous property lawyersin the area. How do I determine which is the suitable property lawyer for purchase transaction?

The preferential method of finding the right conveyancer is through a trusted testimonial, so ask colleagues and relatives who have acquired a property in South West London or the respected estate agent or financial adviser. Charges for conveyancing in South West London differ, so it's advisable to obtain at least three fee estimates from varying types of property lawyers. Be sure to secure confirmation what costs in the quote includes.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in South West London regulated by the SRA

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

  • Helen Robbins Solicitors, 6 Gainsborough Road, Leytonstone, London, E11 1HT
  • Christofi Wells & Co, 708 High Road, Leytonstone, London, E11 3AJ
  • Kennard Wells Solicitors, 718 High Road, Leytonstone, London, E11 3AJ
  • Pg Solicitors, 5/03, 679-691 High Road, Leyton, London, London, E10 6RA
  • Flk Solicitors Limited, 304 High Road, Leyton, London, London, E10 5PW

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in South West London

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in South West London practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This should include advice on Claims for damages for illegal

  • Helen Robbins Solicitors, 6 Gainsborough Road, Leytonstone, London, E11 1HT
  • Kennard Wells Solicitors, 718 High Road, Leytonstone, London, E11 3AJ
  • Gough & Co Solicitors Ltd, 84 Grove Green Road, London, E11 4EL
  • Pg Solicitors, 5/03, 679-691 High Road, Leyton, London, London, E10 6RA
  • Flk Solicitors Limited, 304 High Road, Leyton, London, London, E10 5PW

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in South West London regulated by the CLC

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in South West London but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • T J Ball & Company, 49 Leytonstone Road, E15 1JA
  • Verbatim Property Lawyers Ltd, 455 High Road, IG8 0XE
  • L B Property Lawyers, Imperial House, N17 0SP
  • Suriya & Douglas, Suite B, 7th Floor, Charter House, IG1 1UF

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

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