The legal element of selling or buying a property is regarded as a necessary evil, it’s expensive and it slows the transaction down. But if you’re planning on buying or selling a property then you’ll need a solicitor or a licensed conveyancer to help you. Choosing the right solicitor or conveyancer can be difficult, choosing the wrong one could cost you time and money; it could even cause the sale to fall through!
But maybe conveyancingpro.co.uk can help, we offer conveyancing advice and guides to help you find the best value conveyancing service. Our advice could help you choose the right solicitor, speed up your transaction and hold the deal together.
British people are known for their stiff upper lip, when it comes to complaining, we don’t like to make a fuss. If you’ve received a poor level of service, do something about it! Learn how to complain about conveyancers/property solicitors. It’s also becoming increasingly common for conveyancers and property solicitors to be sued for professional negligence, but most conveyancing related complaints are simple misunderstandings (visit our conveyancing negligence page).
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Conveyancing?
Conveyancing is the word used to describe the legal work involved in buying or selling a property. The process is carried out by a legal professional or solicitor known as a conveyancer. For more info visit our What is Conveyancing? page.
How much does Conveyancing cost?
The UK average cost of residential conveyancing is “approaching £850” according to reallymoving.com. But that doesn’t include the Land Registry Fee, Bank Transfer Fees, Disbursements, Search Fees and all other associated costs. For more info visit our Average Solicitor/Conveyancer Fees 2015 and our Beware of Hidden Costs in Conveyancing Quotes page.
Should I use an online conveyancing firm or find a local solicitor?
Well there’s a number of factors that you should take into consideration. We compare both options to help you choose between a solicitor and an online conveyancer here: Online Conveyancing Vs Local Solicitor
We have a simplified guide for the conveyancing process for buyers, its brief step-by-step run through for purchasing a residential property.
We also have a simplified guide to conveyancing for sellers. We run through the conveyancing process step-by-step for residential property sales (residential).