Help and Advice on Moving house

Read our wide range of articles on moving house, updating your rented homes and dealing with estate agent.

Conveyancing

Read our extensive library of conveyancing articles for help at every stage of the buying and selling process. Whether you’re a First-Time Buyer or an experienced mover, our advice can help every step of the way.

Whitepaper on transparency for solicitor legal fees

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have called for studies into the transparency of legal fees and services, in order to explore whether customers were able to make informed purchasing decisions.

Conveyancing, Costs and Fees

I inherited a property – what do I do now?

Inheriting a property from a parent or family member can be an emotional experience. During times of loss, the last thing you want to deal with is the property side of things

Conveyancing, Selling a home

How to buy to let in university towns

With some university towns showing a 22.5% increase in property worth, it might be time to start letting to a certain demographic: students. 

Conveyancing, Buying a house

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.

Conveyancing

Purchasing Buy to Let Property: 11 Top Tips

Buy to let properties can be a very attractive investment but you need to understand exactly what’s involved. Use our top tips to provide you with essential information before you buy.

Conveyancing, 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.

Conveyancing, Conveyancing Process

What is a conveyancing solicitor and what do they do?

You know that you need a conveyancing solicitor, but are you aware of everything they do as part of the home buying and selling process?

Conveyancing, Conveyancing Process

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.

Conveyancing, Conveyancing Process

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.

Conveyancing, Conveyancing Process