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Your conveyancer will handle the legal aspects of your property purchase. They are also responsible for organising essential searches on the home you are looking to buy. These searches can reveal if there are any flood risks, subsidence, or radon gas levels that you should be concerned about.
Connect2law, 5 Kew Road, Richmond, TW9 2PR
Muve Conveyancers are proud to provide our expert conveyancing service across England and Wales.
"very good service from all involved. Would recommend Muve.thank you"
My Home Move Conveyancing
My Home Move Ltd, 5 Barton Close, Leicester, LE19 1SJ
At My Home Move Conveyancing, we’re here to help reduce the stress that comes with moving house. As part of Simplify, the UK’s largest independent conveyancing and property services group, we’ll give you the help you need to move home successfully.
"Outstanding from start to finish. Communication was excellent, everything was made clear and the eWay platform was easy to use. My conveyancer, Annie Longmuir, was fantastic, cant recommend her highly enough."
99 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 3XD
Bishops Gate Law have many years of combined experience as a team in property law. We specialise in helping you with the legal side of the purchase and sale of a house.
"Great conveyances. They managed to do the work in a short period of time. Thank you."
Bespoke Law Services
Bespoke Law Services, Burns House, Harlands Road, Haywards Heath, RH16 1PG
Bespoke Law Services is a professional conveyancing company based in West Sussex. We cover many areas of the UK, such as St Alban’s, Chester, Croydon, Hull, and Cardiff. We help to ensure your house-buying process goes smoothly, and we handle all the legal aspects and documentation surrounding this.With years of experience in the field, you can rest assured that we can complete your case with ease, and our conveyancers are on hand to assist you with any queries or concerns you may have. We have helped thousands of clients who are satisfied and happy with the services we have provided.
Eden Conveyancing, Unit 7.19, Paintworks, Bristol, BS4 3EA
Eden Conveyancing are proud to help with the legal side of selling and buying a house.
"We were anxious about finding a good conveyancer due to reading many poor reviews online, and thankfully Eden turned out to be everything we could have wanted! Responsive, organised, and helpful. As first time buyers, they made us feel that no question was silly, and were happy to answer all our queries. They weren't the cheapest quote we obtained but they also were nowhere near the most expensive. We were advised in advance of an additional search we needed and the cost that this would involve, and our final bill was exactly our quote + that additional search. So nothing hidden and unexpected. Would absolutely use Eden again and thoroughly recommend! Thank you guys for making the process as painless as it could be. "
Attwells Solicitors LLP
Attwells Solicitors LLP, 18 North Hill, Colchester, CO1 1DZ
Attwells Solicitors are a first-class conveyancing solicitor who specialise in conveyancing for buying, selling and both.
"Amazing service, communication, highly recommend Attwells, great work Many thanks."
March & Bloom Law
160 Merton Road, London, SW19 1EG
March & Bloom are an SRA Regulated & CQS Accredited Solicitor’s practice that focuses on all aspects of residential conveyancing. Our offices are based in Hounslow and Wimbledon and are driven to help and support our local community of buyers and sellers in South Western London, Twickenham, and North-Western Greater London.We offer a ‘round the clock’ service where we are able to cater to our clients outside of working hours and at the weekend. Here are March & Bloom Law, we understand the importance of using a solicitor that’s reasonably priced and local.
"My conveyancer from March and Bloom Law was wonderful. I had no idea what buying a home entailed as a first time buyer, and along the way there were all sorts of issues with the other party's solicitors which my conveyancer dealt with amazingly, advocating for me at every opportunity and working tirelessly to get me into my flat quickly. I cannot thank her enough and I would highly recommend March and Bloom Law when buying your property. Thank you!"
16 Prescot Street, London, E1 8AZ
Based in London, Ackroyd Legal are proud to provide their conveyancing services across the whole of the UK. Born from one of the fastest-growing, city-based law firms in recent times, brings together the best of the best.
"They have passed it to a company called wymlegal. Who have not been very helpful at all. A few times when I call they just disconnect the call. "
Spencer Lockwood Solicitors
Spencer Lockwood Solicitors , 16 Prescot Street, London, E1 8 AZ
Based in London, we are Spencer Lockwood Solicitors. A fully regulated licensed conveyancer, we have a wealth of knowledge in the industry.
Eric Smith Law Limited
Regus, 120 Bark Street, Bolton, BL1 2AX
Eric Smith Law Limited is a Bolton-based conveyancer, serving areas across the UK including Milton Keynes, Luton, and Plymouth. We offer residential conveyancing services for house purchases.
Ross Coates Solicitors
Ross Coates Solicitors, Unit 5-7 Alpha Business Park, Ipswich, IP1 5LT
Ross Coates Solicitors have over 25 years providing our professional and trusted residential conveyancing service across Wales and England.
Le Gros Solicitors
Le Gros Solicitors, 22 Windsor Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BY
Le Gros Solicitors are Cardiff-based conveyancers serving clients across England and Wales in areas such as London, Manchester, and Liverpool. We were established in 2011 and our experienced staff offer services across the residential and commercial sectors.
Smith and Co Solicitors
Michael Smith & Co, Clarence House, Ipswich, IP4 2BN
Smith and Co Solicitors are a professional and friendly licensed conveyancer based in Ipswich. First established in 1990, we have over 25 years’ experience in the conveyancing industry.
Mancini Legal Limited
Mancini Legal Ltd, 23 West Street, Horsham, RH12 1PB
Mancini Legal is a reliable and friendly conveyancing solicitor offering our expert service around Guildford and Redhill.
Stephens Wilmot Solicitor
Mamhilad Houe, Mamhilad Business Park, Pontypool, NP4 0HZ
With over 25 years of experience in the legal industry, Stephens Wilmot Solicitor are proud to offer our conveyancing service to help with the purchase and sale of property all over the UK.
Marshall Hall Levy
Marshall Hall & Levy, Saville Chambers, South Shields, NE33 1NS
Marshall Hall Levy are a first-class conveyancing solicitor with a wealth of knowledge and experience. With a history dating back over 160 years, we always go above and beyond to deliver a high-quality service.
Conveyancing Marketing Services Ltd
Saxham Lodge, Newmarket Road, Risby , IP28 6RD
Here at Conveyancing Marketing Services Ltd, we aim to provide a top-quality conveyancing service to our clients. We cover many areas of England and Wales, such as Eastern London, Leicester, Luton, Nottingham, and Peterborough.We manage a panel of qualified conveyancers that will offer you a fixed price that’s reasonable. Customer service is at the heart of our business, and we aim to provide an efficient and accurate service.Whether you’re looking to hire a conveyancer for sale, purchase or both, we are here to help. Our conveyancers ensure everything is kept on track and that your purchase or sale runs smoothly. We talk you through the entire process so you’re always aware of the next steps.
Brevis Conveyancing Solicitors
Brevis, Kings Court, Stevenage, SG1 2NG
Brevis Conveyancing Solicitors are a firm of client-based conveyancing solicitors offering help to home movers across the UK.
Right Legal Solicitors
Suite 5, Office 8, Thornbank, 38 Moorgate Road, Rotherham, S60 2AG
Right Legal Solicitors are residential conveyancing specialists serving customers across York, Leeds, Sheffield, Wakefield, Doncaster, Hull, Harrogate, Lincoln.
Waterstone Solicitors, 171 Cannon Street Road, London, E1 2LX
Waterstone Legal is a London-based conveyancer who works in areas across London and surrounding areas including Bromley, Twickenham, and Southend-on-Sea. We are a London firm specialising in residential and commercial conveyancing including other areas of law. We provide conveyancing services at Fixed Fee No Sale No Fee No Hidden Fee.
Your conveyancer's role is to guide you through the buying or selling of a property. They will carry out various tasks such as conducting conveyancing searches and explaining legal jargon you don't understand.
According to the UK House Price Index, 2,705 existing properties and 82 new builds were sold in the Merton area. Detached properties rose the most in price, rising by as much as 13.1%.
For those wanting an efficient transaction, it's best to instruct your conveyancer as soon as the offer has been accepted. This will prevent delays and ensure that everything is in place and submitted on time. Here is what you can expect from the conveyancing process:
Your conveyancer will have to carry out extra duties when dealing with leasehold properties. This is why buying and selling leaseholds are more expensive than freeholds.
Data taken from UK House Price Index
The average house price in Merton is £559,756. According to our data, this means that conveyancing fees when buying a property are £1,750 for freehold and £1,860 for leasehold. When selling a property, conveyancing fees are approximately £1,640 for freehold and £1,780 for leasehold.
Factors such as the type of property and location can impact your total conveyancing cost. For example, those looking to purchase a leasehold property will pay more in legal fees. This is because of the extra paperwork that must be submitted.
The cost will be made up of legal fees, searches, and disbursements. You will need to make sure that you pay for a full Local Authority Search. In Merton, a full Local Authority Search costs £118.20 including VAT, according to the Merton Council website.
Data taken from Compare My Move’s Moving House Calculator
Our team discovered that the average length of the conveyancing process in Reading is 149 days. Despite this timescale being 10 days lower than the national average of 159 days, it still accounts for over half of the entire process.
In total, the entire buying and selling process from the initial listing to completion, takes 264 days in Reading. This means that the majority of the transaction is taken up by the conveyancing process. However, it's important to note that this timescale will vary. The length of the process will depend on a variety of factors such as the difficulty of the case.
Another factor that greatly affects the length of the conveyancing process is whether the property is freehold or leasehold. Buying and selling leasehold properties takes longer as additional steps must be taken. There will also be additional paperwork that your solicitor must complete.
Data taken from Get Agent
One of the most important steps in the conveyancing process is the conveyancing searches. The searches provide essential details of the property you are looking to buy. This includes information held by the local council. In this case, it will be held by Merton Council.
Merton has a low risk of flooding overall, meaning that this should not be a problem. However, there are potential risks in Merton from surface water and groundwater flooding. Flooding is likely to happen in areas with permeable superficial deposits. This includes Mitchem Mitcham North.
Geobear's Subsidence Map reveals that Merton has a lower risk of subsidence compared to Central London. However, it is still an area that has a notable subsidence risk.
Merton has a very low radon gas level exposure. This means that it isn't likely that radon gas will be an issue when the conveyancing searches are completed.