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5 reasons to let us assist you find a local conveyancing solicitor in Whitland

  • 1 Our site offers most comprehensive domestic conveyancing directory service identifying mortgage company approved law practices conducting conveyancing in Whitland governed by the SRA or CLC.
  • 2 Personal touch and a wealth of local knowledge are key benefits that you should seek when selecting conveyancing solicitors. Whitland property deals can become significantly more stressful due to poor communication between all the parties. The lawyers we work with endeavour to make sure that the lines of communication are open and act on arising issues and developments expeditiously.
  • 3 You can rest easier when select the very best, most recommended conveyancing solicitors. Whitland has a number to pick from, but for a truly dependable and dependable service many local people have been use the recommendation of this site.
  • 4 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these organisations are often based hundreds of kilometers away with little understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in Whitland
  • 5 The practices shown on our directory have a variation of conveyancing practitioners, legal executives and support staff handling thousands of conveyancing matters annually.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Whitland since October 2020*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Whitland

Do the conveyancing lawyers listed on your site carry out auction conveyancing in Whitland?

We know of a number of niche practitioners we can connect you with those who can conduct auction conveyancing. Whitland is one of our areas of in which our lawyers have offices.

Having sold my house in Whitland last June but the buyer keeps SMS messaging every few hours complaining that their solicitor needs to hear from mylawyer. What are the post completion sale legalities now that I have sold?

Following your house sale your solicitor is committed to send the transfer deeds and all supplemental paperwork to the buyer’s solicitors. Depending on the transaction, your solicitor should also confirm that the home loan has been repaid to the buyers lawyers. There is unlikely to be post completion procedures peculiar conveyancing in Whitland.

About to place a bid on a leasehold apartment in Whitland. The estate agents say that it is normal for flats in Whitland to have less than 75 years left on the lease. I am taking out a mortgage with Chelsea Building Society. Is this going to be acceptable if the lease has 72 years unexpired.

Most leasehold conveyancing experts should be able to deal with a lease extension. if you are securing a mortgage then your lender may insist that the lease be extended before competition. Chelsea Building Society have specific requirements as set out in the UK Finance Lenders’ Handbook in relation to minimum unexpired lease terms. As of 7/1/2021 the requirements read as follows :

85 years from the date of completion of the mortgage. Please ensure that you explain the implications of a short term lease to the borrower.

Should commercial conveyancing searches reveal proposed roadworks that may impact a commercial site in Whitland?

Its becoming the norm that commercial conveyancing solicitors in Whitland will execute a SiteSolutions Highways report as it dramatically cuts the time that conveyancers spend in sourcing accurate data on highways that impact buildings and development assets in Whitland. The report provides definitive information on the adoption status of roads, footpaths and verges, as well as the implication of traffic schemes and the rights of way surrounding a commercial development sites in Whitland.

For every commercial conveyancing transaction in Whitland it is critical to investigate the adoption status of roads surrounding a site. Failure to identify developments where adoption procedures have not been dealt with adequately can result in delays to Whitland commercial conveyancing transactions as well as present a risk to future intentions for the site. These searches are not ordered for domestic conveyancing in Whitland.

I am purchasing a new build house in Whitland with a loan from Britannia. The sellers refused to reduce the amount so I negotiated £7000 of fixtures and fittings instead. The sale representative told me not disclose to my lawyer about the side-deal as it could affect my mortgage with the lender. Is this normal?.

All lenders require a Disclosure of Incentives Form from the developer of any new build, converted or renovated property, It is available online from the Lenders’ Handbook page on the CML website. CML form is completed and handed to the lender's surveyor when the inspection is done.

Lenders have different policies on incentives. Some accept none at all, cash or physical, while others will accept cash incentives up to 5%.

Hard to understand why the representative of a builder would be suggesting you withold information from a solicitor when all this will be clearly visible on forms the builder has to supply to its solicitor, the buyer's solicitor and the surveyor.

What does commercial conveyancing in Whitland cover?

Commercial conveyancing in Whitland covers a wide range of services, provided by qualified solicitors, relating to business premises. For instance, this type of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more usually, the transfer of existing leases or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial loans and the termination of tenancies.

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Residential Landlord and Tenant Conveyancing solicitors in Whitland

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Whitland practicing in landlord and tenant law and on the regulations governing different types of tenancies. This may include advice on Court proceedings for possession

  • Lewis Lewis & Company Limited, County Chambers, Pentre Road, St. Clears, Carmarthenshire, SA33 4AA
  • Darwin Bowie Limited, 24 High Street, Narberth, Pembrokeshire, SA67 7AR

Planning law solicitors in Whitland regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Whitland practicing in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including applications about listed buildings and conservation areas
  • Lewis Lewis & Company Limited, County Chambers, Pentre Road, St. Clears, Carmarthenshire, SA33 4AA

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

Licensed Conveyancers assist with the transfer of ownership of a property from one person to another and cover conveyancing countrywide not just Whitland. If using a Licensed Conveyancer governed by the CLC, you should:
  • Be supplied with an honest and lawful conveyancing.
  • Be supplied with a high standard of legal services.
  • Have your matters dealt with using care, skill and diligence.
  • Have a high standard of service due to your lawyer’s arrangements, resources, procedures, skills and commitment.
  • Be supplied with a service which is accessible and responsive to your individual needs.
  • 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.
  • Be provided with a swift, objective and comprehensive service when making a complaint about your conveyancing in Whitland about your conveyancing in Whitland.

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