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Helping with quick and efficient property transactions in the London area

Whether you’re in the market to buy your own dream home or are looking for an investment property, the process can sometimes be complex and protracted, which can be frustrating, confusing and stressful to deal with. The benefits of using a property expert with local knowledge to help with the legal aspects of the transaction shouldn’t be underestimated. With clear communication and specialist advice, it can make a significant difference to helping the property transaction proceed in the most smooth and efficient way possible.

With conveyancing solicitors in London that already have existing connections and relationships within the property sector in this location, such as with surveyors and estate agents, our services can help to move things along and our collaborative approach is designed to always keep you in the loop with where things are up to and what to expect next.

What is conveyancing?

Conveyancing is the legal process of transferring ownership of property from one person to another. It involves various tasks such as conducting property searches, preparing legal documents, and ensuring that the transfer is properly registered with the relevant authorities.

Clare Andrews

Clare Andrews

Partner | Real estate, Residential property

01483 748638

The role of conveyancing solicitors in London

The role and responsibilities of conveyancing solicitors in London is to help ensure that property transactions are carried out in compliance with all current legislation and to ensure that the client has all of the necessary facts to make informed decisions about their purchase.

Whether you are buying or selling, your conveyancing solicitor in the London area can make a big difference to how quickly and smoothly your transactions goes. Their responsibilities include:

  • Working with your mortgage lender to ensure all legal requirements are met
  • Carrying out searches on a property and its local area
  • Determining stamp duty land tax requirements, if applicable
  • Drafting contracts for the transaction
  • Arranging contract exchange and deposit transfers
  • Arranging completion date and the fulfilment of the transaction

The conveyancing process in London

While the transaction stage of the property buying or selling process can be summarised by two main legal stages, exchange of contracts and completion, there are many other parts of the process that come both before and after this to consider. These conveyancing essentials include:

  • Surveys
  • Local searches
  • Looking into any covenants or rights issues
  • Deposit administration
  • Registering titles
  • Specialist areas of expertise for property conveyancers in London

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Our areas of expertise

With many years of experience across a wide range of different property transactions across London and the surrounding areas, our conveyancing team specialise in:

  • Leasehold flats, including leases, lease extensions and acquiring freehold
  • High net worth transactions
  • New builds and converted properties
  • Buy to let properties
  • Purchases and sales
  • Transfers of equity
  • Remortgages
  • Land development
  • Auction properties
  • Covenant advice

Why choose Moore Barlow for residential conveyancing in London?

The team at Moore Barlow have a depth of experience in the competitive and fast-moving London property market and we understand the need for swift and decisive action along with ensuring legal compliance and communicating clearly. We offer specialist residential property conveyancing services to individuals and businesses across the London area and further afield, helping our clients to complete the sale or purchase as quickly and effectively as possible.

How we can help

At Moore Barlow, our experienced solicitors are dedicated to providing comprehensive assistance with a wide range of residential property matters in London. We understand the complexities involved in residential conveyancing and strive to ensure a smooth and efficient process for our clients. Whether you are a first-time buyer, a seasoned property investor, or require assistance with lease extensions or remortgaging, our specialist team is well-equipped to handle all aspects of residential property transactions. With our in-depth knowledge of property law and commitment to outstanding client service, you can trust us to guide you through every step and protect your interests.

Who we help

Our solicitors in London handle residential conveyancing matters for a diverse range of clients, including first-time buyers, homeowners, property investors, and landlords. We provide expert legal advice and support throughout the entire process to ensure a smooth and successful transaction.

Contact us

For expert advice on residential conveyancing in London, contact our experienced team at Moore Barlow today. We are committed to providing exceptional service and ensuring a smooth property transaction for you. Call us on 023 8071 8000 or email us. Let us handle all your residential property needs.

We have offices in LondonRichmondSouthamptonGuildfordLymington and Woking and offer specialist residential conveyancing legal services to clients nationwide. Contact Moore Barlow to find out how we can help you and your family.

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