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Selecting the right solicitor is the most important decision when it comes to your Tilbury conveyancing

Reasons to use our Tilbury conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Tilbury conveyancer are the key to a successful Tilbury conveyancing experience, keeping the process under control. They are on your side throughout, offering dedicated advice for the duration of your move
  • 2 There is a better than average chance that the other side’s conveyancers have offices in Tilbury - if so sets of solicitors are likely to be familiar
  • 3 Experience means that Tilbury solicitor have established excellent working relationships with Tilbury local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and property developers enabling them to liaise at speed with all concerned in the process of dealing with your home move in Tilbury.
  • 4 Solicitor conveyancing firms have extremely good personal connections with Tilbury estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Tilbury conveyancers will be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents

Examples of recent conveyancing in Tilbury since February 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Tilbury

Please could you recommend a Leeds Building Society sanctioned Tilbury conveyancing firm who can have us moved in within two weeks? Would it be better to use a local Tilbury conveyancer or a nationwide comparison site?

We would be happy to suggest some excellent Tilbury conveyancing firms. You can also walk up the high street in Tilbury. Approach some well established firms and ask to speak with a conveyancing solicitor for a fee estimate. Discuss your time frames together with the reasons and ask for an assurance on speed. Appoint the lawyer that appears most efficient.

I am helping my mother sell her property in Tilbury. Does the solicitor order the energy assessment or it is for the owner to coordinate?

Following the demise of Home Information Packs, EPC’s was retained a compulsory part of moving property. An EPC needs to be to hand in advance of the property being marketed. It is not a task that lawyers normally arrange. If you are instructing a Tilbury conveyancing practitioner they might help arrange EPC’s given their contacts with long established local assessors

My bid for a property was accepted at auction in Tilbury. Conveyancing is necessary. What is next?

Now that you have exchanged you should instruct a conveyancing practitioner soon as you will have a pending a drop dead date to complete the purchase. An auction property should have a bespoke legal set of papers. This will likely include most,if not all of the paperwork that your conveyancer requires. Where you are dealing with leasehold premises the auction pack should include a copy of the lease, management information and a sellers leasehold information form and other conveyancing documentation relating to leasehold premises. You need to hand this to the lawyer working for you as soon as possible. Do make sure that you have funds in place to complete on the on the contractual date .

My wife and I buying a victorian detached house in Tilbury. The intention is to an extension at the rear at the house.Will legal work on the property involve checks to ascertain if these works are prohibited?

Your solicitor should review the registered title as conveyancing in Tilbury can sometimes identify restrictions in the title documents which restrict certain changes or necessitated the consent of another owner. Certain extensions require local authority planning permissions and approval in accordance building regulations. Some areas are designated conservation areas and special planning restrictions apply which frequently prevent or impact extensions. You should check these issues with a surveyor before you commit yourself to a purchase.

What will a local search inform me concerning the house I am buying in Tilbury?

Tilbury conveyancing often starts with the submitting local authority searches directly from your local Authority or through a personal search company such as PSG The local search plays an important part in many a Tilbury conveyancing purchase; that is if you wish to avoid any unpleasant once you have moved into your new home. The search will provide information on, amongst other things, details on planning applications applicable to the property (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 topic headings.

I'm converting the mortgage on my primary property to a BTL loan with National Westminster Bank and intend to use the remaining equity towards further house. The neighborhood we are looking at is Tilbury. Will your conveyancers be able to act for both sets of banks and link together the two deals?

Make use of our search tool on this site to be sure that the conveyancers are on the appropriate lender panels. Having checked that they are your solicitor should be able to connect the two deals but you should have a chat with you conveyancer and specify your expectations and requirements.

Should I instruct a Tilbury conveyancing solicitor based in the vicinity that I am buying? I have an old university friend who can carry out the legal formalities however her office is 300kilometers drive away.

The benefit of a high street Tilbury conveyancing practice is that you can pop in to execute paperwork, deliver your identification documents and apply pressure on them where appropriate. Having local Tilbury know how is a benefit. That being said it's more important to get someone that will do a good and efficient job. If you know people who used your friend and on the whole were content that must outweigh using an unknown Tilbury conveyancing lawyer just because they are round the corner.

There are only 68 years remaining on my flat in Tilbury. I need to extend my lease but my landlord is missing. What are my options?

If 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 have made all reasonable attempts to track down the lessor. In some cases an enquiry agent may be helpful to conduct investigations and prepare a report to be accepted by the court as proof that the freeholder can not be located. It is advisable to get professional help from a solicitor both on devolving into the landlord’s absence and the application to the County Court overseeing Tilbury.

I invested in buying a 1 bedroom flat in Tilbury, conveyancing having been completed in 1997. Can you give me give me an indication of the likely cost of a lease extension? Equivalent properties in Tilbury with over 90 years remaining are worth £197,000. The average or mid-range amount of ground rent is £55 levied per year. The lease comes to an end on 21st October 2077

With only 55 years unexpired the likely cost is going to be between £31,400 and £36,200 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 a more accurate figure in the absence of comprehensive investigations. You should not use this information in a Notice of Claim or as an informal offer. There are no doubt additional issues that need to be considered and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. You should not take any other action based on this information without first getting professional advice.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Tilbury

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Tilbury specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Patrick Lawrence, 5 Railway Place, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1AP
  • Martin Tolhurst Partnership Llp, 7 Wrotham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0PD
  • Hatten Wyatt, 51/54 Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1BD
  • M K Gill Solicitors, 63 Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1BJ
  • Hattens Solicitors, 90 Orsett Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5ER

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Tilbury regulated by the CLC

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Tilbury but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Homden Property Lawyers, 26 Sharfleet Drive, ME2 2UA

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

Licensed Conveyancers specialise in the legalities surrounding buying and selling property and cover conveyancing countrywide not just Tilbury. When using a Licensed Conveyancer regulated by the CLC, you are entitled to:
  • Have an honest and lawful service.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of legal services.
  • Receive your transaction dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Have a high standard of service due to your lawyer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Have a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • You should not consider yourself discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • To receive the standard you could expect, however, if you do your lawyer accepts responsibility for this and provides you with any appropriate redress.
  • Ensure your individual needs taken into account should you make a complaint.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a timeous, independent and comprehensive service if making a complaint about your conveyancing in Tilbury about your conveyancing in Tilbury.

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

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