Conveyancing

Sale 

 

The following services are included in Austin & Carnley’s fees as part of the purchase process 

 

  • Obtaining title documents from the Land Registry 

 

  • Drafting legal documents such as the contract for sale and, in some instances, the transfer deed 

 

  • Corresponding with your buyer’s solicitors or licensed conveyancers 

 

  • Assisting with responding to additional enquiries where appropriate under the Conveyancing Quality Scheme 

 

  • Obtaining certain information that a buyer reasonably requires from a seller such as planning and building control documents. 

 

  • Where appropriate, assisting with obtaining information concerning the management of the building (in the case of flats) or the estate where there is an estate management company 

 

  • Exchanging contracts with your buyer’s solicitors 

 

  • Administering the completion process including the redemption of mortgages on the property 

 

  • Verifying your identity as part of the sale 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

There may be other costs that might be payable. These are items payable to third parties who set their own fees.  

 

Purchase  

 

The following services are included in Austin & Carnley’s fees as part of the purchase process 

 

  • Corresponding with the seller’s solicitors 

 

  • Obtaining searches 

 

  • Carrying out due diligence on the title, search results and contract papers 

 

  • Acting on behalf of your mortgage lender in carrying out due diligence where the lender permits 

 

  • Verifying your identity 

 

  • Carrying out source of funds information checks 

 

  • Verifying the identity of your seller’s solicitors 

 

  • Exchanging contracts with your seller’s solicitors 

 

  • Administering the completion process including obtaining mortgage advances 

 

  • Registering the transfer of ownership of the property with the Land Registry 

Land Registry Fees