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Torrington Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 June was the busiest month and May was the next busiest month while May was the least busiest month of the year for conveyancing in Torrington
  • 2 Average time from start to moving day was 84 days for conveyancing in Torrington
  • 3 Average Stamp Duty Payable for last year was £3,849
  • 4 Average time frame of 80 days for registration of title in Torrington
  • 5 100% freehold and 0% leasehold conveyancing in Torrington for last year

Examples of recent conveyancing in Torrington since October 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Torrington

I am purchasing a house mortgage free in Torrington. I have lived for the previous 20 years in Torrington. Conveyancing searches are expensive. As I know the area and road very well should I not bother getting the solicitor to do all the conveyancing searches?

Provided that you do not need a mortgage, then all but one or two of the Torrington conveyancing searches are optional. Your conveyancer will ’encourage you, no-doubt strongly, that you should have searches done, but she is duty bound to do this. Do bear in mind; if you are likely to sell the house one day, it will be of interest to your future buyer what the searches determine. Sometimes houses with functional issues can still reveal unpredicted search results. A competent conveyancing solicitor in Torrington will be able to give you some helpful guidance in this regard.

We are purchasing a flat and require a conveyancing solicitor in Torrington who is on the Principality approved panel. Could you point me in the right direction as regards a solicitor?

Our service is limited to being a directory service for firms who wish to be listed as being on the approved conveyancing panel for Principality . We don't recommend any particular firms conducting conveyancing in Torrington.

Do the Building Society Association intend to launch a searchable register to list practices on the Earl Shilton BS conveyancing panel for instance in Torrington?

We have not been informed any intention on the part of the BSA to promote such a register.

Various internet forums that I have come across warn that are the number one reason for stalling in Torrington conveyancing transactions. Is that correct?

The Council of Property Search Organisations (CoPSO) released conclusions of a review by MoveWithUs that conveyancing searches do not figure within the top 10 causes of delays in the conveyancing process. Searches are unlikely to be the root cause of delay in conveyancing in Torrington.

I am looking for a ground for flat up to £245,000 and found one near me in Torrington I like with a park and station nearby, however it's only got 51 remaining years left on the lease. I can't really find anything else in Torrington suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a mistake acquiring a short lease?

Should you require a mortgage the remaining unexpired lease term will likely be a potential deal breaker. Reduce the price by the amount the lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the existing owner has owned the property for at least 2 years you may 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 solicitor concerning this matter.

I have just had an offer accepted on an apartment in Torrington and the estate agent that we are dealing with recommended his conveyancer. She quoted £800 including VAT and 3rd party costs. Does this sound expensive?

You should not rely on 1 estimate. One should seek like-for-like quotes for your conveyancing in Torrington. Then choose one that you are comfortable with and crucially, is on the approved list of the mortgage company that you have applied for a mortgage from.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Torrington regulated by the SRA

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

  • Seldons Llp, 18 The Quay, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2HF

Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Torrington

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Torrington with expertise in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This could include advice on wrongful eviction

  • Seldons Llp, 18 The Quay, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2HF

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

Licensed Conveyancers support the transfer of ownership of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing nationwide as well as Torrington. When instructing a Licensed Conveyancer governed by the CLC, you are entitled to:
  • Receive an honest and lawful service.
  • Receive a high standard of legal services.
  • Have your transaction dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Enjoy the benefit of a high quality of service due to your lawyer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Have a service which is accessible and responsive to your specific requirements.
  • You should not consider yourself discriminated against, victimised or harassed.
  • Not receive a service which is below the standard 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 you make a complaint.
  • Receive a swift, independent and comprehensive service when if a complaint is registered about your conveyancing in Torrington.

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