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  • 1 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory listing lender approved property lawyers carrying out conveyancing in Southend On Sea governed by the SRA or CLC.
  • 2 Experience means that Southend On Sea conveyancer have established very good working relationships with Southend On Sea local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of undertaking your house sale or purchase in Southend On Sea.
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Examples of recent conveyancing in Southend On Sea since November 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Southend On Sea

Are the Southend On Sea conveyancing solicitors identified as being on the RBS conveyancing panel, together with their details provided by RBS?

Southend On Sea conveyancing firms themselves provide us confirmation that they are on the RBS conveyancing panel as opposed to being supplied with a list from RBS directly.

We're in Southend On Sea, First timers purchasing with a mortgage (lender is Lloyds , and our solicitor is on the Lloyds conveyancing panel). How long should the conveyancing process take?

The fact that your lawyer is on the Lloyds conveyancing panel is a help. It would almost certainly delay matters if they were not. However, no conveyancer should guarantee a timeframe for your conveyancing, due to third parties outside of your control such as delays caused by lenders,conveyancing search providers or by the other side’s solicitors. The time taken is often determined by the number of parties in a chain.

What is the difference between a licensed conveyancer and conveyancing solicitor in Southend On Sea

There are many recorded licenced Conveyancers in Southend On Sea and Solicitor partnerships in Southend On Sea to choose from We would stress that the two are supervised by regulatory bodies with both specialising in the legal work in transferring property. Both can handle associated property related work such as remortgage conveyancing, lease extensions and transfer of equity conveyancing.

Does a directory service exist listing Co-operative panel conveyancers in Southend On Sea on the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook Website?

Unfortunately not yet. There is no such facility on the Council of Mortgage Lenders or Building Society Association websites. A small selection of mortgage companies make their panel listings visible online. If you are looking for a Southend On Sea lawyer on the Co-operative please use our tool.

TSB have agreed my mortgage in principle, my bid on a flat in Southend On Sea has been accepted, what are the next steps?

The property agent will need to be advised as to your conveyancer's details (ensure that the conveyancers are on the bank’s panel). Contact TSB or the financial adviser and complete any outstanding paperwork. TSB will sellect a valuer who will get in touch with the estate agent or vendor to book a slot for the valuation to occur. Once conducted (assuming no problems) it takes about ten days for the mortgage offer to be issued. TSB will issue the offer to you and your conveyancers. The legal work will then take it’s course according the nature and complexity of the conveyancing in Southend On Sea.

I am looking for a leasehold apartment up to £245,000 and found one close by in Southend On Sea I like with open areas and railway links nearby, however it's only got 51 remaining years left on the lease. There is not much else in Southend On Sea for this price, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake buying a lease with such few years left?

If you need a home loan the shortness of the lease may be problematic. Discount the offer by the expected lease extension will cost if not already taken into account. If the existing owner has owned the premises for at least twenty four months you could request that they commence the lease extension formalities and then assign it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the existing lease term with a zero ground rent applied. You should speak to your conveyancing lawyer concerning this matter.

There are only 72 years unexpired on my flat in Southend On Sea. I now want to get lease extension but my freeholder is can not be found. What should I do?

On the basis that you qualify, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can apply to the County Court for for permission to dispense with the service of the initial notice. This will mean that your lease can be granted an extra 90 years by the magistrate. However, you will be required to demonstrate that you or your lawyers have made all reasonable attempts to track down the freeholder. For most situations an enquiry agent would be helpful to carry out a search and prepare a report to be accepted by the court as proof that the landlord can not be located. It is wise to seek advice from a solicitor in relation to proving the landlord’s disappearance and the vesting order request to the County Court covering Southend On Sea.

Southend On Sea Leasehold Conveyancing - Sample of Queries Prior to Purchasing

    Are there any major works in the near future that could increase the maintenance fees? Are any of leasehold owners in dispute over their service charge payments? How many years are left on the lease?

I am searching for a responsive conveyancing solicitor in Southend On Sea to help me sell my apartment. I really don't want to get ripped off and there's many Southend On Sea conveyancing organisations out there...who do I opt for?

To fee estimates for your move from the conveyancing firms that undertakes services in Southend On Sea please make the most of our quote tool.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Southend On Sea

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Southend On Sea specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Drysdales Solicitors Llp, Cumberland House, 24-28 Baxter Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6HZ
  • Law Hurst & Taylor, 153 Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7EL
  • Beecham Fisher Ridley, 26 Clifftown Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1AH
  • Btmk Solicitors Limited, 19 Clifftown Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1AB
  • Jefferies Essex Llp, 3rd Floor, Dencora Court, Tylers Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2BB

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Southend On Sea regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Southend On Sea but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Garnett Wilson Conveyancing Services Llp, Cumberland House, SS2 6HZ
  • Whitehouse Property Lawyers, Clarence Chambers, SS1 1BD

Planning law solicitors in Southend On Sea regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Southend On Sea with expertise in planning law. This should include advice on compulsory purchases in Southend On Sea
  • Paul Robinson Solicitors Llp, The Old Bank, 470-474 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 9LD

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