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If you have reached us by Googling ‘Conveyancing in Wigan’ follow your intuition — you will have a better house move where you instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Wigan.

Reasons to use our Wigan conveyancing solicitors

  • 1 Solicitors that specialise in conveyancing in Wigan have a grasp oflocal issues peculiar to Wigan and therefore you may benefit from better advice and expeditious conveyancing.
  • 2 Wigan property lawyers are likely to be familiar with the local Land Registry Office, Local Authority and selling agents
  • 3 Our site is the only site that enables you the facility to check that your property ownership legalities in Wigan will be conducted by a law firm on your bank authorised panel.
  • 4 Conveyancer conveyancing lawyers have very good personal links with Wigan estate agents and work very closely with them and local surveyors so as to ensure transactions proceed expeditiously.
  • 5 We are the UKs most comprehensive residential conveyancing directory service identifying mortgage company approved law practices carrying out conveyancing in Wigan registered with the SRA or CLC.

Examples of recent conveyancing in Wigan since February 2022*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Wigan

It may have been a long time coming a loan agreement from HSBC for the remortgage of my 2 room apartment is due within the next few days. Are you able to propose a cheap conveyancing solicitor in Wigan?

This site is not designed to assist those in pursuit of cut-price fees for conveyancing in Wigan. We can offer you excellent value conveyancing but we do not work with the cheapest lawyers. Resist the temptation to appoint brokers enticing you with £100 conveyancing in Wigan. At best, in being led by cheap conveyancing, you will end up with what you pay for and at worst you will end up with a surprising uplift in additional fees and still not get the service expected.

Having sold my house in Wigan last March yet the purchaser is whats apping me to say their solicitor is waiting to hear from mysolicitor. What are the post completion sale formalities now that I have sold?

After completion of your house sale your solicitor is obliged to forward the transfer documentation and all of the paperwork to the buyer’s lawyers. If applicable, your conveyancer must also confirm that the mortgage has been paid off to the purchasers lawyers. There is unlikely to be post completion procedures peculiar conveyancing in Wigan.

Just acquired a semi-detached house in Wigan , how long will it take for the Land Registry to deal with the formalities evidencing my ownership? My Wigan conveyancing solicitor has been painfully slow, so I want to check the land registry aspects are addressed.

As far as conveyancing in Wigan registration is no faster or slower than the rest of the country. As opposed to being determined by geographic area, timescales can adjust subject to the party submitting the application, whether there are errors and if the Land registry communicate with any other parties. As of today roughly three quarters of such applications are fully dealt with within two weeks but some can be subject to protracted delays. Registration is effected after the new owner has moved in to the premises therefore an expedited registration is not usually primary concern but if it is urgent that the the registration takes place urgently then you or your solicitor can speak with the land registry and explain the circumstances.

I am a sole trader planning to lease a unit on a shopping parade. Can you recommend lawyers offering competitive charges for commercial conveyancing in Wigan for less than 1500k?

We are happy to recommend firms who host a wealth of experience of commercial conveyancing in Wigan, including the disposal and purchase of businesses as well as simply premises. Whether you are looking to purchase or sell a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit or a complete business we can find you the right solicitor. As for the charges this will depend on the structure and terms of the proposed transaction. Please provide us with your contact information or email so as to enable us to provide you with a detailed commercial conveyancing quote.

What are your top tips when it comes to appointing a Wigan conveyancing firm to carry out our lease extension conveyancing?

When appointing a solicitor for lease extension works (regardless if they are a Wigan conveyancing practice) it is imperative that they be familiar with the legislation and specialises in this area of work. We advise that you speak with two or three firms including non Wigan conveyancing practices before you instructing a firm. If the firm is ALEP accredited then so much the better. The following questions might be helpful:

    If the firm is not ALEP accredited then why not?

I own a split level flat in Wigan, conveyancing was carried out 6 years ago. Can you let me have an estimate of the premium that my landlord can legally expect in return for granting a renewal of my lease? Similar flats in Wigan with over 90 years remaining are worth £179,000. The ground rent is £65 levied per year. The lease runs out on 21st October 2079

With just 57 years left to run we estimate the price of your lease extension to range between £26,600 and £30,800 plus professional fees.

The figure that we have given is a general guide to costs for extending a lease, but we cannot give you a more accurate figure without more detailed investigations. Do not use the figures in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt other concerns that need to be considered and you obviously want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Neither should you take any other action placing reliance on this information before getting professional advice.

Been looking for a property lawyer for freehold sale conveyancing in Wigan. I'm selling, uncomplicated no mortgage to discharge, no rush, currently vacant. Had a quote from a solicitor for nine hundred pounds plus VAT which is a little high given that its so straightforward. Can I pay less for conveyancing in Wigan?

Considering it’s a sale only, £425 + VAT would be about the lowest for sale conveyancing in Wigan.

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Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Wigan regulated by the SRA

The list below is a small selection of solicitors in Wigan with expertise in commercial conveyancing in Wigan. This could include advice on complex issues under the Landlord and Tenant Act of 1954
  • Alker Ball Healds, 29-33 King Street, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1EG
  • Platt & Fishwick, 47 King Street, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1DB
  • Hilton Norbury, 6-8 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2AD
  • Vincent & Co, 13 Bridgeman Terrace, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1SX
  • Mccarthy Bennett Holland Solicitors, 26 Bridgeman Terrace, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1TD

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

Please note that the listed conveyancers do not limit their work for conveyancing in Wigan but also conveyancing across England and Wales.
  • Bernadette Kearns Limited, 20 Upper Dicconson Street, WN1 2AD
  • Amity Conveyancing Limited , 17 Lee Lane, BL6 7BP
  • Tq Property Lawyers Limited, 54 Church Street, WN7 1AZ

Planning law solicitors in Wigan regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The solicitors listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Wigan with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including tree preservation orders
  • Hcb Widdows Mason Limited, 3 - 5 King Street, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 4LP

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

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