Conveyancing solicitors in Harborough
If you are looking for a conveyancing solicitor in Harborough we can help you. Our conveyancing solicitors offer a convenient, efficient, and friendly conveyancing service to clients in Harborough , throughout Leicestershire and all over England, Wales and beyond.
If you are buying a detached house in Harborough , selling a terraced house in Market Harborough, downsizing to a bungalow in Lutterworth , or buying to let in Broughton Astley, we can help you with your conveyancing.
Why should you use Bird and Co Solicitors for your conveyancing in Harborough?
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 Harborough , drainage and water fees in Leicestershire 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 Harborough . 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 Leicestershire 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 Harborough?
In the old days you used your local solicitor. You would visit their office in the centre of Harborough , 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 Harborough or perhaps not even in Leicestershire.
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 Harborough - 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.
There isn't really any such thing as online conveyancing. Clients come to us for conveyancing in Harborough , Market Harborough, Broughton Astley 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 Harborough
Every local authority is different. We use an excellent, trusted national search provider, which means we can provide searches to clients in Harborough and 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 Harborough . 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 Harborough 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 Harborough or away from Harborough to somewhere else, our conveyancing team can help you do so with the minimum of fuss and inconvenience.
Fees for conveyancing in Harborough
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 Harborough .
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 Harborough
Harborough is a local government district in Leicestershire, in the East Midlands. It is a relatively small district, with a population of 88,008 as of mid-2014. The majority of this population is found in the big towns in the district, such as Market Harborough (he home of the administrative HQ and from where the district's name is derived), Lutterworth and Broughton Astley, which have populations of 22,911, 9,000 and 8,660 respectively.
The district was formed on the 1st April 1974 through a merger of of the Market Harborough urban district, the Market Harborough Rural District, the Billesdon Rural District and the Lutterworth Rural District.
Being the largest town in the district, Market Harborough acts as the commercial hub for the Harborough district. There are a total of 4,750 registered businesses in the district, and notable employers in the town include CDS, who have their UK office in Sovereign Park, Abtec Network Systems Ltd, who have their head office in the Compass Point Business Park, and NFU, whose Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland branch has been based in the town since 1975. Golden Wonder was also based in the town until 2006 when it went into administration under Kroll.
Market Harborough is also the home to the main sports and transport facilities in the town. This includes Market Harborough Hockey Club, Harborough Town F.C and the Market Harborough Rugby and Cricket clubs. There is also a leisure centre with a swimming pool, gym, sauna, steam room and cafe.
In terms of transport, Market Harborough railway station is on the Midland Main Line and consequently provides frequent services to areas such as Leicester, Nottingham, Sheffield, Leeds, York and St Pancras International.