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Cheap conveyancing in Tenby does not necessarily mean low quality - but the odds are stacked against you

Tenby Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Percentage of cases in Tenby that are buy to let is 20%
  • 2 Average time from start to moving day was 44 days for conveyancing in Tenby
  • 3 Average time frame of 68 days for registration of title in Tenby
  • 4 Percentage of leasehold conveyancing purchases in Tenby is 50% where there is a share in the management company or freehold company
  • 5 October was the busiest month and September was the next busiest month while March was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Tenby

Examples of recent conveyancing in Tenby since November 2023*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Tenby

We were about to choose a conveyancing solicitor in Tenby recommended by you but have come across alternative estimates via the web look cheaper – how come?

There are plenty of websites advertising so-called cut-price conveyancing, yet more often than not supplementalcharges end up with the closing bill being escalated. According to the Legal Ombudsman charges set out in terms of business should be equitable raised The law firms that we put forward for conveyancing in Tenby specify all charges for the property you plan tobuy.

It is a dozen years since I bought my home in Tenby. Conveyancing solicitors have just been appointed on the sale but I am unable to find my deeds. Will this cause complications?

You need not be too concerned. Firstly there is a possibility that the deeds will be kept by the lender or they may be archived with the solicitor who handled your purchase. Secondly in most cases the property will be recorded at the land registry and you will be able to prove you are the registered owner by your conveyancing lawyers acquiring up to date copy of the land registers. The vast majority of conveyancing in Tenby relates to registered property but in the unlikely event that your home is unregistered it is more tricky but is not insurmountable.

I have recentlydiscovered that Action Conveyancing have been shut down. They conducted my conveyancing in Tenby for a purchase of a freehold house 10 months ago. How can I be sure that my home is not still registered in the name of the former proprietor?

The easiest way to see 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 Tenby conveyancing specialists.

I am using a search engine for the phrase on line conveyancing in Tenby it reveals many conveyancersin the vicinity. How do I determine which is the right solicitor for my move?

The ideal way of choosing the right conveyancer is via personal referral, so seek the opinion of friends and those you trust who have acquired a property in Tenby or the respected estate agent or mortgage broker. Costs for conveyancing in Tenby vary, so it's a good idea to obtain at least four costs illustrations from varying types of companies. Be sure to secure confirmation what costs in the quote includes.

There are only 62 years remaining on my flat in Tenby. I now want to get lease extension but my freeholder is missing. What should I do?

If you qualify, under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 you can submit an application to the County Court for for permission to dispense with the service of the initial notice. This will enable the lease to be extended by the magistrate. You will be obliged to prove that you have made all reasonable attempts to locate the freeholder. In some cases an enquiry agent would be helpful to conduct investigations and to produce a report to be accepted by the court as evidence that the landlord can not be located. It is wise to seek advice from a property lawyer both on proving the landlord’s disappearance and the application to the County Court covering Tenby.

I bought a ground floor flat in Tenby, conveyancing having been completed July 2004. Can you shed any light on how much the price could be for a 90 year extension to my lease? Comparable properties in Tenby with over 90 years remaining are worth £206,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £45 yearly. The lease runs out on 21st October 2090

You have 66 years unexpired we estimate the premium for your lease extension to range between £12,400 and £14,200 plus legals.

The suggested premium range that we have given is a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we are not able to advice on the actual costs in the absence of detailed due diligence. You should not use this information in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt other issues that need to be considered and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Neither should you move forward placing reliance on this information before getting professional advice.

I see that you have a search directory listing firms on the bank conveyancing panel. Do Tenby conveyancing companies pay you a commission if I appoint them for my conveyancing?

We are a listing service only for law firms wishing to communicate if they are on the mortgage company conveyancing panel or other lender panels. We do not charge referral fees to the any conveyancer that you subsequently appoint for your conveyancing in Tenby.

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What to expect from a Licensed Conveyancer for conveyancing in Tenby?

Licensed Conveyancers deal with the transfer of the legal title of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing countrywide not just Tenby. If appointed a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you can expect:
  • Enjoy the benefit of an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of legal services.
  • Receive your conveyancing dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a high quality of service due to your conveyancer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • Not feel discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • Not receive a service which is below the level you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Ensure your specific needs taken into account should a complaint be necessary.
  • Be supplied with a speedy, independent and comprehensive service where if a complaint is registered about your conveyancing in Tenby.

Domestic in Tenby is a complex business, both legally and administratively. The exact order of events varies slightly, below are some of the tasks in the process.

  • Obtaining instructions from the appropriate parties
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Preparing contract and associated papers
  • Forwarding draft papers to the conveyancing practitioner representing the purchaser
  • Finalising the wording for contracts and responding to further enquires from the buyer’s conveyancing practitioner
  • Negotiating the transfer deed
  • Replying to requisitions raised by the purchaser’s conveyancing practitioner
  • Proceeding to exchange of contracts and then completion of the sale
  • Accepting the sale proceeds and transferring funds to the vendor, the estate agent and paying off the home loan (if relevant)

Tenby commercial property solicitors draw on a wide range of commercial expertise offering advice on a variety of aspects of commercial property law

    Sale or acquisition of commercial property investments, including at auction Advising landlords and tenants in respect of ancillary documentation e.g. licences to alter, assign underlet etc Commercial development (from overage and options through to site acquisitions and construction) Commercial finance including remortgages Subletting, licences and sharing occupation Property due diligence in connection with corporate acquisitions and disposals

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

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