Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@.

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • sarahTC
    • By sarahTC 7th Aug 18, 10:33 PM
    • 1Posts
    • 0Thanks
    sarahTC
    Conveyancing Recommendations?
    • #1
    • 7th Aug 18, 10:33 PM
    Conveyancing Recommendations? 7th Aug 18 at 10:33 PM
    has anyone used anyone great recently?


    I'm looking for a solicitor to handle both the sale and purchase and who charges a fixed fee.


    thanks so much
Page 1
    • grayfox
    • By grayfox 7th Aug 18, 11:20 PM
    • 15 Posts
    • 5 Thanks
    grayfox
    • #2
    • 7th Aug 18, 11:20 PM
    • #2
    • 7th Aug 18, 11:20 PM
    I'm using SAM, fixed fees and they've been on top of everything. If I had any issues they'd do all the chasing around and make sure things are progressing.



    https://www.samconveyancing.co.uk/
    • Doozergirl
    • By Doozergirl 7th Aug 18, 11:53 PM
    • 25,942 Posts
    • 70,150 Thanks
    Doozergirl
    • #3
    • 7th Aug 18, 11:53 PM
    • #3
    • 7th Aug 18, 11:53 PM
    Solicitors prove their worth when something goes wrong. I've bought and sold many times, tried online conveyancers a couple of times and had to drag them kicking and screaming to exchange and completion.

    For me, it is important to have a local, recommended, fully qualified solicitor who can sit down and go through details with you when needed.

    This board shows that issues missed by the purchasing solicitor are what causes problems when you go to sell. I've also read far too many instances of conveyancers putting issues in the way because they don't understand the nuances of planning and building control, for example, and I am sure this is a lack of time proven experience that puts purchases unnecessarily in jeopardy.
    Everything that is supposed to be in heaven is already here on earth.
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

3,882Posts Today

9,507Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • How much of your income do you spend on holidays each year? Please vote in this week's MSE site poll... https://t.co/LZ3YIGra1p

  • RT @FinanceJames: @MartinSLewis Absolutely do. I've been shouldered out of the way by cyclists - while on a bike myself - because I'd stopp?

  • I no longer have a car. I mostly walk (& occasionally cycle). I don't need lecturing on bad drivers, I lost my moth? https://t.co/tsBYUEhRjt

  • Follow Martin