The Residential Conveyancing Team will assist you with the legal steps necessary with your sale and purchase and can assist with many other property services such as re-mortgaging your property, transfer of equity and other property trust arrangements, exercising your right-to-buy and handling your lease extension.
The Team consists of solicitors and a conveyancing assistant with over 30 years of experience, all ably supported. Upon instructing Hunt and Hunt you will receive contact details for your dedicated Conveyancer who will handle your matter from start to finish.
We are accredited with the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS) allowing us to work on behalf of the majority of lenders when acting on your purchase or re-mortgage. It means that the firm is recognised to provide a quality standard for residential conveyancing. Our Senior Responsible Officer under the scheme is Derek Holland, the Senior Partner.
How long will my purchase/sale take?
Our aim is to make the legal process as smooth and as stress free as possible. On average the time taken from receiving your instructions to you moving home is 8 to 12 weeks, with leasehold transactions taking a further 3 weeks. This timescale will depend upon a number of factors and your Conveyancer will be able to provide you with information as to any delay and confirm the milestones in your transaction as the matter progresses. If you have any particular requirements, please discuss these with us at the outset so that we can address the feasibility and work with you towards your wishes.
The typical stages of a sale/purchase transaction are as follows;