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Reasons to use our Whitchurch conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Whitchurch property lawyers work in partnership with Whitchurch estate agents, property finders, surveyors, mortgage companies and other professionals to make sure that the highest level of service is offered to clients every step of the way, to ensure you’re kept up to date with progress throughout
  • 2 Whitchurch property lawyers will have connections at the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and property agents
  • 3 Retaining the services of a a family Solicitor usually results in a more personal touch. Online forums bear testimony to the idea that in appointing a an online conveyancing factory, you tend to be looked after by a team of people who who progress matters by reading from their computer screens.
  • 4 Our site offers largest residential conveyancing directory listing mortgage company approved law practices carrying out conveyancing in Whitchurch registered with the SRA or Council of Licensed Conveyancers.
  • 5 The Whitchurch conveyancing firms that are listed are dedicated to supplying the most cost, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to borrowers, sellers and remortgagors in Whitchurch

Examples of recent conveyancing in Whitchurch since June 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Whitchurch

We are purchasing our first house. Our conveyancing practitioner has contact usto check if we would like to purchase additional conveyancing searches. As novices we in the dark as to what's recommended for conveyancing in Whitchurch

The type of Whitchurch conveyancing searches should be triggered based primarily on the property, the location, the probability of any of these risks, your familiarity of the region and risks, your general attitude to risk. What is important is that you adequately understand what information each search could supply. You may then make a decision if you personally think you need that search. Where you are unclear, ask your conveyancer to offer guidance.

Do I choose a Licenced Conveyancer or Solicitor for conveyancing in Whitchurch?

There are many recorded licenced Conveyancers in Whitchurch and Solicitor practices in Whitchurch who can assist with your conveyancing We would stress that the two are supervised by regulatory bodies with both specialising in the legal aspects of the home buying process. The two can deal with associated property related work such as remortgage conveyancing, enfranchisement and transfer of equity conveyancing.

I am assisting my sister sell her house in Whitchurch. Will the conveyancer order the EPC or it is for the owner to see to?

Following the abolition of HIPs, energy assessments was maintained a required element of selling a house. An energy performance certificate must be commissioned in advance of the property being put on the market. It is not as aspect of the sale process that law firms normally arrange. If you are using a Whitchurch conveyancing lawyer they may help arrange EPC’s due to their contacts with long established Whitchurch energy assessors

I am aiming to move home in December. Will my conveyancing solicitor liaise with the removal company on the day of completion. As an aside, can you recommend a removal company in Whitchurch. Conveyancing lawyer was organised before I stumbled across this page.

On the afternoon of completion you can collect the house keys from the property agent but this should only take place when the sellers solicitors inform the agent that the monies to complete are in and the keys can be released. After that you can tell the removal men that you are ready to move in. As a matter of policy we do not suggest a particular removal company but can assist you in choosing a residential property solicitor in Whitchurch or a firm with expertise in conveyancing in Whitchurch.

A friend advised me that if I am purchasing in Whitchurch I should ask my conveyancer to execute a Neighbourhood, Planning and Local Amenity Search. What does it cover?

A search of this type is usually included in the estimate for your Whitchurch conveyancing searches. It is not a small document of about 40 pages, listing and detailing important information about Whitchurch around the property and the people living there. It includes an Aerial Photograph, Planning Applications, Land Use, Mobile Phone Masts, Rights of Way, the local Housing Market, Council Tax Banding, the type of People living in the area, the dominant type of Housing, the Average Property Price, Crime details, Whitchurch Education with maps and statistics, Local Amenities and other useful data concerning Whitchurch.

Are there restrictive covenants that are commonly picked up as part of conveyancing in Whitchurch?

Restrictive covenants can be picked up when reviewing land registry title as part of the process of conveyancing in Whitchurch. An 1874 stipulation that was seen was ‘The houses to be erected on the estate are each to be of a uniform elevation in accordance with the drawings to be prepared or approved by the vendor’s surveyor…’

Yesterday I discovered that there is a flying freehold element on a property I have offered on two weeks back in what was supposed to be a quick, no chain conveyancing. Whitchurch is where the house is located. What do you suggest?

Flying freeholds in Whitchurch are unusual but are more likely to exist in relation to terraced houses. Even where you use a solicitor outside Whitchurch you must be sure that your lawyer goes through the deeds diligently. Your bank may require your conveyancing solicitor to take out an indemnity policy. Some of the more diligent conveyancing solicitors in Whitchurch may determine that this is not enough and that the deeds be re-written to give you the most up to date legal protection. If so, the next door neighbour also had to sign up to the revised deeds.It is possible that your lender will not accept the situation so the sooner you find out the better. You should also check with your insurance broker as to whether they will insure a flying freehold residence.

My husband and I are 14 days into a leasehold purchase having been recommend to a firm by the selling agent to carry out the conveyancing in Whitchurch. I am am starting to be disappointed with the quality of service. Can you you assist me in finding new conveyancers?

A lawyer would need to be very bad in order to consider changing them. Has your mortgage been sent? In the event that it has you need to make them aware of the new solicitor and get the loan are re-sent. Your new conveyancer needs to be on the lenders approved list to avoid supplemental charges and frustration. That should be your starting point. The search tool will assist you in finding a lender approved lawyer for your home move in Whitchurch

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Whitchurch regulated by the SRA

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

  • Cooke Painter Limited, 314 Wells Road, Knowle, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS4 2QG
  • David Lees & Co, 319 Wells Road, Bristol, Avon, BS4 2QD
  • Nelson Legal Llp, Victory House, 172 Wells Road, Knowle, Bristol, BS4 2AL
  • Peter Burrows & Co, 194 North Street, Bedminster, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS3 1JF
  • Watkins Solicitors Incorporating Brain Sinnott & Co, 192 North Street, Bedminster, Bristol, Bristol, BS3 1JF

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Whitchurch regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Whitchurch specialising in commercial conveyancing in Whitchurch. This could include advice on buying or selling a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit
  • Cooke Painter Limited, 314 Wells Road, Knowle, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS4 2QG
  • David Lees & Co, 319 Wells Road, Bristol, Avon, BS4 2QD
  • Watkins Solicitors Incorporating Brain Sinnott & Co, 192 North Street, Bedminster, Bristol, Bristol, BS3 1JF
  • Osborne Clarke Trustees Limited, 2 Temple Back East, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS1 6EG
  • Open Trustees Limited, 2 Temple Back East, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, BS1 6EG

Residential Licensed Conveyancers in Whitchurch regulated by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Whitchurch but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Key Property Lawyers Limited, Barley Lodge, BS31 2BP
  • Ocean Property Lawyers Ltd, The Plaza, 275 North Street, BS3 1JN
  • Ocean Property Lawyers Ltd, 199 Gloucester Road, BS7 8BG
  • Ocean Property Lawyers Ltd, 199 Whiteladies Road, BS8 2SB

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

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