Our expert conveyancing solicitors will get you moving with the minimum of hassle.
If you are looking for a conveyancing solicitor in Adur we can help you. Our conveyancing solicitors offer a convenient, efficient, and friendly conveyancing service to clients in Adur, throughout West Sussex and all over England, Wales and beyond.
If you are buying a detached house in Adur, selling a terraced house in Shoreham-by-Sea, downsizing to a bungalow in Southwick, or buying to let in Lancing, we can help you with your conveyancing.
Why should you use Bird and Co Solicitors for your conveyancing in Adur?
We offer a friendly, modern and efficient service. If you want to deal with proper lawyers who are friendly and approachable, our team can help you.
You will have a direct line straight through to your legal team, and direct email addresses. You can guarantee that your query will reach the right people, whether you want to ask about search fees in Adur, drainage and water fees in West Sussex or something else.
"The team always provided me with clear, pragmatic and commercially viable advice with efficient and focused communication."
We're a Conveyancing Quality Scheme accredited firm providing conveyancing to clients in Adur. This is a guarantee that our processes and procedures have been approved, that we operate to a certain standard, and is a mark of the excellence of our service approved by the Law Society, the body which represents solicitors throughout England and Wales.
We are on the panel for most major lenders, and many smaller ones too. Whether you want to use your local Building Society in West Sussex or one of the larger corporates, chances are we have you covered.
In short, you get an excellent conveyancing service at an affordable price. You don't have the risk of going to the cheapest providers, most of whom aren't solicitors; instead you get a great service from proper lawyers.
Why don't you need a conveyancer based in Adur?
In the old days you used your local solicitor. You would visit their office in the centre of Adur, and all documents would be hand-produced and posted or delivered by hand.
That service came at a price, but the truth is that it is no longer needed. With modern technology such as scanning, emailing and even Skype or Facetime video calls there is no need to use your local solicitor. Your conveyancer can be based anywhere and still provide a great service - even if he or she is in an office many miles away from Adur or perhaps not even in West Sussex.
We have successfully dealt with thousands of conveyancing transactions all over the country, even with clients from the other side of the world. It is not unknown for us to talk to clients outside the UK using Skype, and once we had clients in Thailand talking to us through an interpreter in New Zealand!
There will be no need for you to visit our offices or hand deliver documents. You need never leave Adur - our conveyancers will talk you through the process via phone and email, and everything works just as smoothly as it would if we were just down the road.
Online Conveyancing in Adur
There isn't really any such thing as online conveyancing. Clients come to us for conveyancing in Adur, Shoreham-by-Sea, Lancing and all sorts of other places, having first found us via our website.
After that, the relationship between you and your conveyancer is the same as any other. We have the same professional obligations towards you, and deal with your conveyancing file in the same way.
It might feel like online conveyancing because you can talk to us through email on your computer, but really it is proper conveyancing.
Search Fees in Adur
Every local authority is different. We use an excellent, trusted national search provider, which means we can provide searches to clients in Adurand all over the country, knowing that we will get a product we're happy with and which we know is properly insured and protects your interests.
What is the process to instruct us for your conveyancing?
First, fill in our conveyancing quote form for conveyancing in Adur. You can find the links at the top of this page.
Our helpful conveyancing support team will then guide you through the initial stages, and once your conveyancing file is opened your Adur conveyancing solicitor and their small team will deal with the legal side of the conveyancing transaction. You'll be given direct contact details for your conveyancing lawyers and they'll keep in touch with you every step of the way.
Whether you're moving to Adur or away from Adur to somewhere else, our conveyancing team can help you do so with the minimum of fuss and inconvenience.
Fees for conveyancing in Adur
Our fees are transparent and, so long as the situation does not change (for example so long as your property doesn't turn out to be leasehold when we thought it was freehold) the fee we quote is the fee you will be charged.
We don't add extras on for things like photocopying, postage, or the like. Those are our overheads and we don't pass them on to you.
All our conveyancing fees are dependent on the nature and value of the transaction, so we naturally charge a bit more for more complicated and high value work. However, the fee charged will be the same for a customer in Newcastle as it would be for someone in London, or indeed in Adur.
There are some aspects of our conveyancing fees which we can't change. Fees charged by other bodies such as HM Land Registry, or by HMRC for Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) are out of our control.
Introduction to Adur
Adur is a local government district in West Sussex, in the south east of England. As of 2014 the population of the district is 63,176. Much of this population can be found in the town of Shoreham, which has a population of 48,487, according to the 2011 census. Other notable locations include Lancing, Southwick and Sompting, which have populations of 18,810, 13,195 and 8,561 respectively. Shoreham is also home to the district's admin HQ.
Like many British Government districts, Adur was formed on the 1st April 1974, through a merger of the Southwick and Shoreham Urban Districts, and the civil parishes of Coombes, Lancing and Sompting from the Worthing Rural District.
Being the largest town in the district by a quite a significant way, Shoreham acts as the economic and cultural hub for the district. Being a port town, much of the town's industry is marine based, and this provides a significant amount of employment. Other notable industries in the area revolve around manufacturing and services. Tourism also plays a large role, due to its coastal location.
Shoreham is also home to one of the districts major sports clubs- Shoreham F.C, however Southwick and Lancing also have popular football clubs.
In terms of transport, the district is well connected.
Shoreham-by-Sea railway station is the main station, and provides frequent services to the likes of Brighton, London Victoria, Southampton Central, Portsmouth Harbour and Bristol Temple Meads.
Major roads in the area include the A27, the A283 and the A270.
Shoreham Airport is also in the district.
Used Bird & Co Conveyancing to be my legal team for the purchase of my new home. Victoria W and her team were fantastic throughout, always kept me in the know which was reassuring.Nathan P
Bird & Co have always been extremely efficient and unlike other conveyancing firms are very proactive. Seb & Donna always respond same day and they represent excellent value for money - they come highly recommended.Jake Margiotta