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Choosing the right solicitor is the most important decision when it comes to your Southsea house move

Reasons to use our Southsea conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Southsea property lawyers have a crucial advantage when it comes to Southsea conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other matters that will impact your home move
  • 2 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Southsea have a grasp oflocal issues peculiar to Southsea and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and speedier conveyancing.
  • 3 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal links with Southsea selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 4 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these firms are often based many miles away with limited appreciation of the factors that affect property transactions in Southsea
  • 5 The hallmark of our conveyancing solicitors in Southsea 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 would hope for.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Southsea since April 2021*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Southsea

Last April we completed a house move in Southsea. We have since encountered a number of problems with the property which we believe were omitted in the conveyancing searches. Do we have any recourse? What searches should? have been conducted for conveyancing in Southsea?

It is not clear from the question as to the nature of the problems and if they are specific to conveyancing in Southsea. Conveyancing searches and due diligence undertaken as part of the legal transfer of property are designed to help avoid problems. As part of the process, the vendor answers a document referred to as a Seller’s Property Information Form. answers is incorrect, then you may have a claim against the vendor for any losses that you have suffered. The survey should have identified any problems with the structure of the property. Assuming a detailed survey was carried out and the issues were not identified, you may have a claim against the surveyor. However, if you did not have a full survey, you may be responsible for fixing any defects that have now been noted. We would always encourage buyers to take every possible step to ensure they are completely aware of the condition of a property before purchase regardless of whether they are buying in Southsea.

Will commercial conveyancing searches disclose impending roadworks that could affect a commercial land in Southsea?

Many commercial conveyancing solicitors in Southsea will execute a SiteSolutions Highways report as it reduces the time that conveyancers expend in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Southsea. The report sets out definitive data on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Southsea.

For each commercial conveyancing transaction in Southsea it is crucial to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. The absence of identifying developments where adoption procedures have not been addressed adequately could cause delays to Southsea commercial conveyancing transactions as well as present a risk to future plans for the site. These searches are not carried out for domestic conveyancing in Southsea.

The deeds to our house can not be found. The lawyers who dealt with the conveyancing in Southsea 4 years ago are no longer around. Will I be able to sell the house?

Nowadays there are copies made of almost everything, and your conveyancer will be aware exactly where to locate all the suitable paperwork so you may buy or sell your house without any difficulty. Where duplicates are not available, your lawyer can arrange cover in the form of insurance or indemnities protecting you against future claims on the property.

I opted to have a survey carried out on a property in Southsea ahead of appointing conveyancers. I have been informed that there is a flying freehold overhang to the house. The surveyor advised that some mortgage companies may refuse to grant a loan on such a home.

It varies from the lender to lender. HSBC has different requirements from Halifax. If you call us we can check with the appropriate mortgage company. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Southsea. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

What makes your site different to other internet conveyancing brokers when it comes to conveyancing in Southsea?

At this site secure an accurate quote from a Solicitor or Licensed Conveyancer that understands the issues for your conveyancing in Southsea. Unlike many estate agents and many comparison sites we are not in the business of charging firms a fee if you appoint them for your home move in Southsea

How much experience do your Southsea conveyancing solicitors have with Help To Buy, Shared Equity and similar schemes?

Southsea conveyancing lawyers help thousands of people move home every year and assisted plenty of clients through the Help To Buy scheme. The chances are that whatever makes your case unique Southsea conveyancers have worked on recent similar matters.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Southsea

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Southsea specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Service charge disputes

  • Woodgate & Co, 95-97 Palmerston Road, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 3PR
  • Large & Gibson, Kent House, 49 Kent Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 3EJ
  • Howard Green Llp, The Attic, 10 Victoria Road South, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 2DA
  • Bramsdon & Childs, 141 Elm Grove, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 1HR
  • Gurney-champion & Co, Champion House, 104 Victoria Road North, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 1QE

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Southsea regulated by the SRA

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Southsea with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Southsea. This should include advice on taking a commercial lease as a tenant
  • Large & Gibson, Kent House, 49 Kent Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 3EJ
  • Bramsdon & Childs, 141 Elm Grove, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 1HR
  • Gurney-champion & Co, Champion House, 104 Victoria Road North, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 1QE
  • Stokes Solicitors Llp, 108 Victoria Road North, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 1QQ
  • Allens, Pendower House, Northumberland Road, Cumberland Business Centre, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 1DS

Planning law solicitors in Southsea regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Southsea specialising in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including compulsory purchases in Southsea
  • Saulet Townsend Limited, Froddington House, Cumberland Business Centre, Northumberland Road, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 1DS
  • Coffin Mew Llp, 1000 Lakeside, North Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 3EN
  • Blake Morgan Llp, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST
  • Blake Lapthorn, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST
  • Blake Morgan Group Llp, Harbour Court, Compass Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4ST

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