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A Summary Of The Conveyancing Process

Buyer

Seller

Negotiation of purchase via estate agent.

Negotiation of sale via estate agent

Appointment of conveyancer to act on the purchase .
Provide ID and proof of address. Make payment on account if required.

Contract pack received . Local authority and other searches made. Any additional enquiries raised. Initial report to client with fittings and contents list to check. Transfer deed prepared and sent to seller's conveyancer

Mortgage offer received and special conditions dealt with.

Replies to additional enquiries and search results received,
checked and title approved, or further additional
enquiries made

Appointment of conveyancer to act on sale. Provide ID and proof of address. Make payment on account if required.

Complete property questionnaire and fixture/fitting list.
Supply all deeds and documents to conveyancer

Conveyancer obtains copy of register entries and any
documents not supplied from Land Registry.

Contract package prepared and sent to
buyer’s conveyancer

Replies made to additional enquiries.

Replies made to any further additional
enquiries.

Contract, mortgage deed and other paperwork prepared, and arrangements made to sign Payment of the deposit arranged.

Paperwork signed and deposit paid

Completion date agreed. Confirmation sought that all links
in the chain are ready to exchange.

Contract exchanged

Certificate of title sent to lender with request for
mortgage advance. Balance of purchase money
and fees requested.

Final Land Registry and bankruptcy searches made.

Arrangements made to sign contract
and transfer document

Completion date agreed. Confirmation sought that all links in the chain are ready to exchange.

Contract exchanged

Agents account and final statement of amount required
to pay off mortgage requested.

Mortgage advance and balance of purchase monies
received. All final searches clear.

COMPLETION

Confirm transfer documents signed and witnessed.

COMPLETION