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Top reasons to let us assist you find a local conveyancing solicitor in Wandsworth

  • 1 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory service identifying mortgage company approved law firms delivering conveyancing in Wandsworth regulated by the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 2 Over the years Wandsworth property lawyer have developed excellent connections with Wandsworth local estate agents, banks, building societies, landlords and house builders enabling them to liaise at speed with all parties involved in the process of undertaking your home move in Wandsworth.
  • 3 The organisations listed on our directory have a variation of conveyancing lawyers, legal executives and support staff handling over one hundred thousand cases annually.
  • 4 Lawyer conveyancing firms have very good personal connections with Wandsworth selling agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 Wandsworth lawyers work in conjunction with Wandsworth estate agents, house builders, surveyors, mortgage companies and other professionals to make sure that a quality service is provided to buyers and sellers every step of the way, helping make the process as straightforward as possible

Examples of recent conveyancing in Wandsworth since June 2019*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Wandsworth

I am acquiring a property without a mortgage in Wandsworth. I have lived for the last twelve years in Wandsworth. Conveyancing searches are a lot of money. Given that I know the road and vicinity intimately must I have all the conveyancing searches?

If you not getting a home loan, then all but one or two of the Wandsworth conveyancing searches are at your discretion. Your lawyer will try and steer you, no-doubt strongly, that you should have searches done, but he has a professional duty to take that path of advice. Do take into account; if you are going to dispose of the house at a future date, it could be of interest to your future purchaser what the searches reveal. Sometimes properties with apparent issues can still reveal unexpected search results. A competent conveyancing solicitor in Wandsworth will provide you some practical guidance in this regard.

A friend suggested that where I am buying in Wandsworth I should carry out a Neighbourhood, Planning and Local Amenity Search. Can you explain what the purpose of this search is?

A search of this type is sometimes quoted for as part of the standard Wandsworth conveyancing searches. It is a large document of about 40 pages, listing and setting out significant information about Wandsworth around the property and the people living there. It incorporates an Aerial Photograph, Planning Applications, Land Use, Mobile Phone Masts, Rights of Way, the Wandsworth Housing Market, Council Tax Banding, the type of People living in the area, the dominant type of Housing, the Average House Prices, Crime statistics, Local Education with plans and statistics, Local Amenities and other useful data regarding Wandsworth.

I decided to have a survey carried out on a house in Wandsworth prior to appointing conveyancers. I have been advised that there is a flying freehold overhang to the property. My surveyor advised that some lenders will refuse to issue a mortgage on a flying freehold premises.

It varies from the lender to lender. HSBC has different instructions for example to Nationwide. If you call us we can check via the appropriate bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Wandsworth. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

Taking into account that I am about to spend over three hundred thousand on a house in Wandsworth I wish to talk to a solicitor concerning theconveyancing prior to instructing the firm. Is this something that you can arrange?

This is something that we encourage - we would be happy to talk to you we do not take any clients on without you liaising with the lawyer due to be conducting your conveyancing in Wandsworth.There is no ‘factory style conveyancing’ - every client is an important person, not a case reference. The practices that we put you in touch with believe that the fees you are quoted for your conveyancing in Wandsworth should be the figure that you end up paying.

I need to instruct a conveyancing solicitor for sale conveyancing in Wandsworth. I've chance upon a site which looks to be the ideal answer If there is a chance to get all the legals completed via phone that would be preferable. Do I need to be wary? What should out be looking out for?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

Our property lawyer in Wandsworth has informed me that he requires ID documents saying that this is part of his retainer as a conveyancer on the lender Conveyancing panel. Is this right?

Anti-terror and anti-money-laundering rules require Wandsworth conveyancing solicitors and licensed conveyancers to verify the identity of the person or body they are dealing with before they can accept their conveyancing business. The Terms and Conditions that you need to sign will no doubt confirm this. Your lawyer is right that the mortgage company also require certain documents to be viewed. If a you refuse to provide ID verification documents, your conveyancer would not be able to accept instructions from you. Your lawyer also has obligations to obtain certain documents in accordance with the bank's UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook requirements

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Wandsworth

The list below is a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Wandsworth specialising in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This will likely include advice on Rent Act Protected, Assured and Assured Shorthold tenancies

  • Murray Hay Solicitors, 3 Eastfields Avenue, Riverside Quarter, London, London, SW18 1GN
  • Stirling Ackroyd Legal Llp, 4 Stephendale Yard, Stephendale Road, London, SW6 2LR
  • Wixted & Co Limited, 57 Putney Bridge Road, London, SW18 1NP
  • Begum & Co, 93 East Hill, London, SW18 2QD
  • Hanne & Co, The Candle Factory, 112 York Road, Battersea, London, London, SW11 3RS

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Wandsworth regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Wandsworth with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Wandsworth. This will likely include advice on re-mortgaging commercial property
  • Murray Hay Solicitors, 3 Eastfields Avenue, Riverside Quarter, London, London, SW18 1GN
  • Stirling Ackroyd Legal Llp, 4 Stephendale Yard, Stephendale Road, London, SW6 2LR
  • Wixted & Co Limited, 57 Putney Bridge Road, London, SW18 1NP
  • Southfields Solicitors Limited, 1 West Hill, Wandsworth, London, SW18 1RB
  • Hanne & Co, The Candle Factory, 112 York Road, Battersea, London, London, SW11 3RS

Domestic Licensed Conveyancers in Wandsworth regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please be aware that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Wandsworth but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.
  • R & C Property Lawyers Llp, 10A Upper Tooting Road, SW17 7PG
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Bldg 3 Chiswick Park, W4 5YA
  • Stratega Law Ltd, Sutherland House, W1F 7TE
  • Ldn Conveyancing Ltd, 3 Acton Hill Mews, W3 9QN
  • J Scollan & Co Property Lawyers, First Floor Canal Court, TW8 8JA

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