Instructing us to handle your conveyancing means you have chosen to ensure that only a qualified independent Solicitor will handle your conveyancing, from start to finish and that’s guaranteed. 

Our Conveyancing Support

What you can expect from our residential property conveyancing team.

Stage One: You have agreed a purchase price 

We will: 

  • Write to the seller’s Solicitor to request the draft contract papers 
  • Review the contract papers when received 
  • Commission searches from Local Authority, Environmental, Water & Drainage and any other pertinent searches against the property 
  • On receipt of all the commissioned searches prepare a report on title relating to all legal matters arising for your consideration and comment 
  • Raise any enquiries we have regarding the property and present the responses to you 
  • Receive and deal with any specific requirements with your mortgage offer (if any) 
  • Arrange a meeting to discuss paperwork for signature 
  • Agree a date for exchange and completion with you and the seller’s Solicitor 

Stage Two: Exchange of Contracts 

  • Call you to confirm that we have exchanged for completion 
  • Transfer the deposit to the Seller’s Solicitor 
  • Draft Transfer deed and arrange for you to sign the same in readiness for completion 
  • Prepare a completion statement for your approval and obtain the balance of funds from you needed for completion 
  • Carry out pre-completion searches 

Stage Three: Completion 

We will: 

  • Transfer the balance of the monies over to the seller’s Solicitor for completion 
  • Call you to confirm completion and explain the arrangements for you to pick up the keys 
  • Complete the Stamp Duty Land Tax return and pay any Stamp Duty due. 
  • Put in the application to register the property with the Land Registry 
  • Send you a copy of your deeds confirming that the property has been registered in your name 
  • Send any necessary information to the mortgage company as appropriate 
  • Place your title deeds in our strong room for safe keeping 

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Call us – 01392 432431

Branches: Exeter | Newquay | Liskeard | Edinburgh