Conveyancing advice on moving house

Looking for information to help with your move? Read some of our conveyancing articles.

Guide to buy to let conveyancing

‘Buy to let’ is a commonly used term to describe when you buy a property with the sole intention of renting it out.

Buying a house

How long does conveyancing take?

Many first-time homebuyers are surprised when they learn how long the process of purchasing a property can actually take, with the time frame from first viewing a potential new home to finally moving in often measurable in terms of months rather than weeks.

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What does a conveyancer do?

When it comes to selling your home, it’s important to employ the services of a qualified conveyancing solicitor or licensed conveyancer who can deal with the legal aspects of the sale.

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What is a conveyancing solicitor?

It’s easy to underestimate the complexity and importance of the work undertaken during the “conveyancing” process – the legal process of transferring a property from one owner to another.

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Stages of the conveyancing process

Even for experienced property buyers, conveyancing can seem like a complicated process. Most property purchases follow a standard series of steps with the whole journey typically taking 8-12 weeks. Our clear guide will help you understand the process.

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Conveyancing costs in Scotland have put together a range of conveyancing costs that you will need to consider if you buy or sell a property in Scotland.

Costs and Fees, Scotland

Online conveyancing

If it’s your first time buying property, “conveyancing” is one of those jargon terms whose meaning may not be immediately obvious when you first come across it. Conveyancing is the legal process of transferring a property from one owner to another. In practical terms this procedure is carried out by a solicitor or licensed conveyancer – a property lawyer who, alongside the estate agent, the mortgage lender and the seller’s own solicitor, forms a vital part of the home-buying process.

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Land and Buildings Transaction Tax in Scotland

In April 2015, a reform by the Scottish Government meant that Stamp Duty in Scotland is now known as Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT).


A complete guide to conveyancing

If you are buying or selling a house, you will need a property lawyer. We have pulled together a range of helpful tips and advice to help you find a regulated conveyancer and explain everything you need to know about conveyancing in the UK.

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