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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Washington

Why would one use a Washington conveyancing company when web based alternatives are easier on the wallet?

To take your time to find scrutinise conveyancing costs in Washington and you should seek an affordable quote but don’t become consumed with scouring the internet for the cheapest Washington conveyancer. Finding the right conveyancer can mark the difference between a smooth and a stressful house move. You need to ensure that you have expert guidance from an experienced conveyancer. An e-mail can never take the place of a telephone conversation and can never replicate a face to face appointment. The firms that we work with will appoint you a qualified and experienced conveyancing solicitor who can tackle your conveyancing from from the outset to completion, giving the sort of personalised service that you rarely receive from an online conveyancer. He or She will keep you updated as to headway making sure that you are regularly updated. Should you need to phone the office you will know who to ask for and they will be sure you're not left wondering what's going on.

Completed the sale of my flat in Washington last July but my buyer keeps calling me complaining that their lawyer needs to hear from myconveyancer. What are the post completion sale legalities following completion?

Following your sale your lawyer should forward the transfer documentation and all of the paperwork to the buyer’s solicitors. If applicable, your lawyer should also send confirmation that the legal charge in favour of the lender has been paid off to the buyers conveyancers. There are no post completion requirements unique to conveyancing in Washington.

It has been 3 months since my purchase conveyancing in Washington completed. I have checked the Land Registry site which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £170,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the property from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

Is it possible to change firm as I have to retain one who is on the Birmingham Midshires conveyancing list. I hired a local conveyancing solicitor in Washington round the corner but the firm is not accepted by Birmingham Midshires

We will our best to assist in finding you a conveyancing solicitor in Washington on the Birmingham Midshires panel. Please note that the conveyancers that we on the directory do not pay us fee if you instruct them and are registered with the SRA who oversee all conveyancing solicitors in Washington. In utilising the find a conveyancing solicitor tool on this site, you can scrutinise fees for conveyancing solicitors in Washington and beyond.

I am thinking of appointing a conveyancing lawyer in Washington for my purchase. Is there any facility to see a firm’s complaints history with the profession’s regulator?

Members of the public can review published Solicitor Regulator Association (SRA) determinations arising from investigations commenced on or after Jan 2008. Visit Check a solicitor's record. To find details Pre 2008, or to check a firm's history, ring 0870 606 2555, 08.00 - 18.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 09.30 - 18.00 Tuesday. For callers outside the UK, dial +44 (0)121 329 6800. The regulator sometimes recorded call for training requirements.

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