Legal Process of Buying a House

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June 14, 2019

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The legal process of buying house can be confusing, but it doesn’t have to be.

Our services doesn’t stop once your mortgage offer has been issued, we are here to help all the way through to completion of the home purchase.  The solicitors process involves the legal transfer of ownership of the property from the seller to you.

Before a solicitor is able to start the process for you, you need to instruct them – if you are struggling to find a solicitor we have relationships with excellent solicitors and will be able to source one for you if you need us to. Try to avoid Estate Agents solicitors as it is likely that they will be a commission-based referral and therefore can be expesive.

Once you have instructed a solcitor the exciting process of transferring the property into your name begins! To give you an idea of the steps that take place through we have created a process diagram for you below:

Hopefully the process diagram above has given you a better idea of the legal process when buying a house. Any other questions contact one of our brokers today.

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