Conveyancing solicitors in Knowsley
If you are looking for a conveyancing solicitor in Knowsley we can help you. Our conveyancing solicitors offer a convenient, efficient, and friendly conveyancing service to clients in Knowsley , throughout Merseyside and all over England, Wales and beyond.
If you are buying a detached house in Knowsley , selling a terraced house in Kirkby, downsizing to a bungalow in Huyton, or buying to let in Halewood, we can help you with your conveyancing.
Why should you use Bird and Co Solicitors for your conveyancing in Knowsley ?
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 Knowsley , drainage and water fees in Merseyside 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 Knowsley . 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 Merseyside 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 Knowsley ?
In the old days you used your local solicitor. You would visit their office in the centre of Knowsley , 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 Knowsley or perhaps not even in Merseyside .
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 Knowsley - 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 Knowsley
There isn't really any such thing as online conveyancing. Clients come to us for conveyancing in Knowsley , Kirkby, Halewood 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 Knowsley
Every local authority is different. We use an excellent, trusted national search provider, which means we can provide searches to clients in Knowsley 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 Knowsley . 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 Knowsley 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 Knowsley or away from Knowsley to somewhere else, our conveyancing team can help you do so with the minimum of fuss and inconvenience.
Fees for conveyancing in Knowsley
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 Knowsley .
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 Knowsley
Knowsley is a metropolitan borough in Merseyside, North West England. As of mid-2014, the borough has a population of 146,407. Kirkby is the largest town in the borough, with a population of just over 40,000, however the Administrative HQ is in fact based in Huyton, which is the next largest town, with a population of 33,193.
Knowsley was formed on the 1st April 1974, through a merger of the Huyton-with-Roby Urban District, the Kirkby Urban District and the Prescot Urban District, along with most of the Whiston Rural District, and a small part of the West Lancashire Rural District.
Being the largest town in the borough, Kirkby also acts as the areas economic hub. Agriculture plays little significance in the town, and instead the local economy is dominated by industry and the service sector.
Notable employers in the area include the Kirkby Industrial Estate, QVC and Barclaycard, however there are also numerous call centre companies in the town as well.
The town of Halewood, which is also located in the borough, also provides large scale employment, as it is home to the Jaguar Land Rover Body & Assembly facility. The plant creates cars such as the Land Rover Freelander and the Range Rover Evoque.
Kirkby also accommodates the majority of the borough's major transport links, such as the M57 and the M58, which connects just to the north of the town. Other major roads include the A580 and the A506.
Huyton railway station is the largest station in the borough, with a total of three platforms. There is one train per hour to stations such as Warrington Bank Quay, Manchester Victoria and Blackpool North, as well as two trains per hour to Wigan North Western and Prescot and five trains per hour to Liverpool Lime Street.