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Fridaysmove feel conveyancing doesn't need to be stressful. Independent reviews recommend using Fridaysmove's conveyancing solicitors to buyers and sellers in Lewisham, South East London, and across the country. Our conveyancers will help to complete your sale or purchase faster.

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Cheap Lewisham conveyancers

We only work with affordable SRA-regulated conveyancing lawyers in South East London. Furthermore, in addition to cheap rates, quality of service is both without compromise and recommended by 97% of clients.

If you are searching for cheap conveyancing in Lewisham it is recommended that you obtain a few solicitors quotes and make sure you read the solicitors ts and cs for hidden conveyancing fees .

Do you know if your Lewisham prospective new home is in a designated an at risk conservation area?

Are you planning to buy a property in a conservation area in Lewisham? Conservation areas are defined by Local Councils to manage change in residential areas that people want to protect from decay. However, sadly many are falling into neglect e.g. poorly maintained roads and pavements.

The following conservation areas are reported as at risk:

  • Deptford High Street - very bad, medium vulnerability and improving.

Alternatively go to here for up to date information.

Increase the likelihood of completing Lewisham conveyancing sooner

Your property lawyer can take action to drive your move through to completion. This means that they will chase the other parties, including the other side's solicitors, search providers, the managing agents and other parties in a chain. Choosing a proactive conveyancing lawyer is a step to improving your chance of completing your home move sooner. However there are several things you can do to speed up your conveyancing:

  • Ask any specific questions you have of your solicitor quickly
  • Promptly respond to requests for information quickly
  • In the case of leaseholds, request documents from the management company as early as possible

Following these steps alone could reduce the time it takes to complete your sale or purchase by several days. If your move is time-pressured, do not delay. Instruct a solicitor now here, or call our team on 0845 643 5785.

Mining in Lewisham Mining

Do you require a mining conveyancing search when buying in Lewisham?

A solicitor will sometimes carry out a Coal Authority report if purchasing a property in South East London.

The need for a Coal Authority report as well as standard local authority, enviromental and water searches will depend on current, historical or planned mining activity in the location .

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Searches in Lewisham

If your are purchasing a new home in Lewisham a conveyancer is required to get Official Local Authority Searches. The searches provide you with any information affecting the property. The Local Authority for Lewisham is London Borough of Lewisham Council, Town Hall, Catford, London, SE6 4RU. Tel:

The Assurance of No Sale No Fee Conveyancing in Lewisham

It is always very stressful when your Lewisham home move falls through. Countless problems may lead to the conveyancing not exchanging like the seller being gazundered or a poor building survey.

With our no completion no fee promise, clients will not incur any legal fees in the unlikely event that your home move does not complete.

The Lewisham solicitors deposit can be transferred to your next transaction and you only need to pay for any third party disbursements, for instance searches.

Online Conveyancing Quotes

Although it is accurate that there is considerable variety in the quality of conveyancing from firm to firm, fees, speed or quality of communication have hardly anything to do with whether or not a conveyancer markets their services online.

Fridaysmove's nationwide network of conveyancing lawyers offer the 'best of both worlds', cheaper solicitor's fees, and the ease of a local office.

Remortgage Conveyancing in Lewisham

Remortgage conveyancing solicitors who work with us handle all the legals for property owners who plan to remortgage their house or flat.

These Lewisham solicitors can act on behalf of lenders and building societies nationally. Following their results-driven approach, our solicitors could also work towards completion of the remortgage work should take place sooner.

Tips on comparing Lewisham solicitors conveyancing fees

Home mover legal costs are split into two separate areas called legal fees and disbursements.

Disbursements, e.g. a Homecheck Pro Contamination Report or Official Copies, are basically additional charges sustaned by the lawyer and passed on to the home mover. Solicitors conveyancing fees are the monies that the customer pays to the Lewisham conveyancing lawyer for completing the conveyancing process.

It is crucial that you read the solicitors ts and cs when comparing Lewisham solicitors conveyancing fees.

Hidden charges can increase the bill so be wary of things like added fees for new build property supplement on purchase transactions.

New Build Conveyancing in Lewisham

Lewisham new build buyers will frequently be expected to exchange contracts, in some cases, before construction has even commenced! Advantages when purchasing new build properties include lower energy consumption, but cons may include the build schedule's potential for delay.

Conveyancing for new build properties presents additional obstacles for a solicitor. Issues can also be generated if the developer is imposing a tight deadline.

Lewisham House Prices

YearAverage House Price (£ s)
May 2004 213,914
May 2005 222,435
May 2006 230,395
May 2007 259,553
May 2008 281,308
May 2009 237,100
May 2010 255,568
May 2011 265,755
May 2012 272,234
May 2013 287,649

In June 2014, 2,417 trusted us in Kent and throughout country

We are a specialist panel of solicitors with offices all over the country. Recent instructions :

  • Freehold Purchase on Freshfield Close, London, SE13, £320,000
  • Share of Freehold Purchase on Springbank Road, SE13, £250,000
  • Leasehold Apartment Sale on A, Leahurst Road, London, SE13, £239,000
  • Leasehold Sale on Deals Gateway, London, SE13, £240,000
Listedbuildings in Lewisham Listedbuildings

Does your Lewisham conveyancing solicitor inform you if you are buying a listed property?

Extension or alteration of a listed property will require special consent. Any planning consents relating to a home will be revealed in a local search, as will other relevant planning information. Carrying out unauthorised work to a listed building is a criminal offence, and may be punished by a fine or imprisonment.

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