The solicitor who dealt with my last purchase has given a fee estimate £1700 for leasehold conveyancing in Seaford. I’m selling a purpose built house for £300,000. This seems over the top. Is it in excess of what I should be paying for conveyancing in Seaford?
The costs illustration is slightly on the steep side. Where you are prepared to spend time comparing charges you could get the conveyancing a bit cheaper by as much as a hundred pounds. That being said, you couldcome to regret opting for an a cheaper solicitor. If is important to enquire the solicitor can represent your bank. You can make use of our comparison tool to select a Seaford conveyancing firm on the lender’s approved list of lawyers which can often include conveyancing solicitors in Seaford.
I used Stirling Law a few years ago for my conveyancing in Seaford. Now, I need the documents but cannot find the solicitor. What do I do?
Do contact the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) to assist in tracking down your conveyancing files. They can be contacted on please contact on 0870 606 2555. Alternatively, you should use their online form to make an enquiry. You will need to provide the SRA with as much information as possible to assist their search, including the name and address in Seaford of the conveyancing firm of solicitors you previously retained, the name of conveyancing solicitor with whom you had dealings, and the date on which you last had dealings with the firm.
I am downsizing from my property. My former solicitors has retired. It would be helpful to have a recommendation of a conveyancing firm. Im based in Seaford if that makes things easier.
You should use our search tool to help you choose a solicitor for your conveyancing in Seaford. We have connected thousands of home buyers and sellers with regulated solicitors to ensure that the legalities of their house move runs with a minimum of fuss.
Am I better off to use a Seaford conveyancing practitioner based in the location that I am buying? I have an old university friend who can deal with the conveyancing however his firm is located 400kilometers away.
The benefit of a high street Seaford conveyancing practice is that you can attend the office to sign documents, present your ID and pester them if necessary. Having local Seaford know how is a plus. That being said it's more important to get someone that will pull out all the stops for you. If if people you trust instructed your friend and in the main were content that must surpass using an unfamiliar Seaford conveyancing lawyer solely due to them being round the corner.
I acquired a house in Seaford last 12/12/2017 and to date it is still not registered with HMLR. It was part of a new estate and my conveyancer told me that it can take over a year to register. I have called the Land Registry directly and they say that the initial application was cancelled due to questions not being addressed in time. What can I do?
get in touch with your solicitor - if you are not getting sensible responses, look up their internal complaints protocol and amplify your problem to a Complaints Manager. Registrations for Seaford conveyancing are not known to be especially complex.