Whether you are buying your first home or your dream home, our experienced solicitors and lawyers will guide you through the conveyaning process.
We value our reputation which is based on exceptional service and that’s why our clients come back to us and recommend us to others too. That’s important as we believe that the expertise and service we offer our clients sets us apart.
If you are moving home, or buying and selling an investment property or taking out a mortgage we are here to help you through every step of the process.
What is residential conveyancing?
In a nutshell, conveyancing is the process of transferring the ownership of residential property from one person to another.
Typically a sale or purchase will include preparing a contract, investigating title, searches, exchange of contracts, payment of Stamp Duty Land Tax and registration at HM Land Registry.
Most people use a law firm to do the work for them as real estate law can be a complicated business and is governed by property, mortgage and common law. If a mortgage loan is involved, you will need a lawyer.
What are property searches?
What are they and what do they mean for you? Are they necessary?
These are not usually something you come across unless you are involved in buying and selling a property but they are standard for residential conveyancing. There are a variety of searches available which not only provide information about a property but some will provide details about land in the area.
The purpose of the searches is to discover information which may impact on your decision to buy the property.
If you are buying with a mortgage, you will need to have some searches and reports. Even if you don’t need a mortgage we think you should have searches to protect your investment.
Why choose Coole Bevis LLP to carry out my conveyancing?
We understand property law and our expert team of solicitors and conveyancers explain it to you.
Every transaction is different and we have seen them all, houses, flats, cottages, bungalows, city centre apartments, country mansions or house boats across England and Wales and we can help you with yours.
We know how important buying and selling is to you and work with you, the estate agent and mortgage broker to complete all your legal work and provide our customers with the advice you need.
Our residential property team can help you with:
- Selling a home
- Buying a home
- Auction sales and purchases
- Transfer of equity
- Buy to let
- Help to Buy scheme
- Right to Buy
- First time buyers
- Shared ownership Schemes
- Equity release (ERC)
The Law Society – Conveyancing Quality