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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Christchurch

Is there a reason to instruct a Christchurch conveyancing practice when national alternatives are easier on the wallet?

Its a good idea to scrutinise conveyancing costs in Christchurch and you should seek a competitive quote but don’t expend your energy hunting for the lowest priced Christchurch conveyancer. Locating the right conveyancer can be the distinction between a seamless and a frustrating home move. It is important that you ensure that you have expert advice from a trusted lawyer. An e-mail can never be as helpful as a phone discussion and can never replicate a one to one appointment. The firms that we work with will find you a qualified and top rated conveyancing solicitor who can deal with your conveyancing from beginning to end, giving the sort of personalised service that you are unlikely to received from an internet conveyancer. Our lawyers will contact you regularly to update you as to headway making sure that you are regularly updated. Should you need to call the office you will be sure who to ask for and we'll endeavour to make sure that you're not left wondering what's going on.

We have very brash vendors who has insisted on a preliminary contract with a payment 10k. Are such contracts promoted for Christchurch conveyancing transactions?

This kind of agreement isn't common in Christchurch, conveyancers are often inclined to veer clients away from them as they detract from the primary objective, namely conveyancing and if you end up losing your deposit then the solicitor at best left with an upset client and at worst a litigious one. Secondly, there is no guarantee that just because the proprietor has signed an exclusivity contract they will sell to you. They may breach the contract if they receive a large enough offer to do so because a wronged party with the benefit of a lockout agreement will still have to establish consequential losses from the breach and this may not equalise the extra amount that the owner may gain by breaking the contract, no matter how morally condemnable the behaviour is.

I have justdiscovered that Wolstenholmes have been shut down. They conducted my conveyancing in Christchurch for a purchase of a leasehold flat 18 months ago. How can I establish that the property is registered correctly in the name of the former proprietor?

The quickest way to see if the premises is registered to you, you can make a search of the land registry (£3.00). You can either do this yourself or ask a law firm to do this for you. If you are not registered you can seek help from one of a number of Christchurch conveyancing specialists.

What does commercial conveyancing in Christchurch cover?

Non domestic conveyancing in Christchurch incorporates a wide array of guidance, provided by qualified solicitors, relating to business property. By way of example, this area of conveyancing can cover the sale or purchase of freehold business premises or, more usually, the transfer of existing business tenancies or the drafting of new leasing arrangements. Commercial conveyancing solicitors can also offer advice on the sale of business assets, commercial mortgages and the termination of leases.

Been reading online that Christchurch solicitors are more expensive than Christchurch conveyancers in Christchurch to use when purchasing a house. So is it better if I use a conveyancer or a solicitor where I am purchasing for my home move in Christchurch.

When it comes to conveyancing in Christchurch the costs are unlikely to vary dramatically depending on whether the legal expert is a licenced conveyancer or solicitor.

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