Conveyancing Advice and Information

At reallymoving.com we aim to help our customers at every stage of the buying and selling process. Read our extensive library of conveyancing guides for advice and knowledge every step of the way.

  • Top tips for selling your house

    If you’re thinking about putting your property up for sale in England and Wales, read our top tips for selling your house.

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  • How To Buy A House

    7 Top Tips For Buying Your New Home.

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  • Buying a repossessed home at auction

    If you are planning to venture into the world of property auctions, here are some sensible steps to take to ensure that you are prepared for each part of the journey.

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  • Right to Buy - buying your council house or housing association home in England

    Government schemes to buy council and housing association homes, such as Right to Buy and Right to Acquire, are designed to help tenants improve their circumstances. Buying your own can be home a fantastic long-term investment for the future.

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  • Low Cost Home Ownership

    In 2014, it has been claimed that over 1 in 4 young people between the ages of 20-34 are still living with their parents – the highest proportion since 1996.

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  • Planning permission

    Read our beginner's guide to the outline of the planning application process

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  • What is a Local Authority Search?

    We got in touch with Business Development Director, and property searches expert, Stephen Murray at PSG to find out more about Local Authority Searches.

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  • 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.

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  • 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 fairly standard series of steps with the whole journey, from instructing your conveyancer to moving into your new home, typically taking between 8 and 12 weeks. Our guide will help you understand the process.

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  • How long do searches take?

    If you are moving home, you will want to find out how long local authority searches take to process. Find out the time it takes for searches to be returned and the kind of local search results that are carried out when you buy or sell a house.

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  • Conveyancing costs in Scotland

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

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  • 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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