Find a North Harrow Conveyancing Solictior on Your Lender’s Panel

Ready to buy a new home in North Harrow? Failing to check that a lawyer is on your lender’s list of approved solicitors can put your North Harrow home move at risk of delay or failure.

Only LenderPanel.com provides a subset of authorised North Harrow conveyancers for over 130 lenders.

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in North Harrow

Can you recommend a Barclays Direct sanctioned North Harrow conveyancing practice who can have us moved in within 10 days? Am I best advised to choose a local North Harrow solicitor or an online conveyancer?

We would be happy to suggest some excellent North Harrow conveyancing firms. You can also walk up the high street in North Harrow. Visit a couple of firms and ask to see a conveyancing solicitor for a quote. Discuss your time frames together with the reasons and ask for a commitment on speed. Appoint the lawyer that appears most efficient.

I purchased my apartment on 13 April and the transaction details is yet to be on the land registry website. Need I be worried? My conveyancing solicitor in North Harrow said it will be recorded inside ten days. Are transfers in North Harrow uniquely lengthy to register?

As far as conveyancing in North Harrow is concerned, registration is no quicker or slower than the rest of the country. Rather than based on location, timescales can vary depending on who lodges the application, whether there are errors and if the Land registry have to notify any third persons or bodies. As of today in the region of 80% of such applications are fully dealt with within 12 days but some can be subject to protracted delays. Historically registration occurs once the buyer is living at the premises therefore an expedited registration is not always top priority yet where there is a degree of urgency associated with the registration then you or your conveyancer must communicate with the Registry to express the reasoning for an expedited registration.

I am looking for a flat up to £235,500 and identified one close by in North Harrow I like with a park and station in the vicinity, the downside is that it only has 61 years on the lease. I can't really find anything else in North Harrow suitable, so just wondered if I would be making a grave error purchasing a short lease?

Should you need a mortgage the remaining unexpired lease term will be an issue. Discount the offer by the anticipated lease extension will cost if it has not already been discounted. If the current owner has owned the property for a minimum of 2 years you can request that they start the process of the extension and then assign it to you. An additional ninety years can be extended on to the current lease and have £0 ground rent by law. You should consult your conveyancing solicitor regarding this matter.

I was advised by a few property agents in North Harrow to find a property lawyer using your seach tool. Is there a financial advantage for Estate Agents to promote your services over a competitor’s?

We refuse to give any commission for sending work in our direction. We found it would be just too difficult a fee as home movers will think, ‘Why is the agent getting a kickback? Why aren’t I receiving any benefit too?’ We would prefer to grow our business on genuine recommendations.

I am looking to acquire a repossessed flat in North Harrow and the mortgagee in possession would like to complete within 28 days. Do conveyancing practitioners meet that timeframe? Am I best advised to instruct a high street North Harrow firm or an online conveyancer that advertises to complete quickly?

Visit your North Harrow shopping parade. Pop in to 3 firms and ask to talk to a conveyancing solicitor for a quote. Set out your situation and try and obtain assurances on deadlines. Select the one that comes across as most trustworthy. Be sure to use a conveyancer on the list of solicitors acceptable to your bank.

Last updated

Find out more about how flying freehold can affect your the value of a property.