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Rachel Silvester

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Snakes and property ladders – playing the conveyancing game

27th September 2022

Snakes and property ladders – playing the conveyancing game

It is often said that buying a property is like playing a game of snakes and ladders.

“Whether you are a first, second or third-time buyer, each property transaction is different,” says Rachel Silvester, head of residential conveyancing at Myers & Co Solicitors in Stoke-on-Trent. “The sooner you instruct an expert property lawyer to act for you, the smoother the process will be.”

Our video outlining the conveyancing process highlights some of the key things that will help progress your purchase and common problems that might arise and delay completion:

To progress your purchase, you will need to climb several ladders with the help of your property solicitor at Myers & Co Solicitors, such as:

You and your property lawyer may also come across some snakes that will delay the progress of your purchase, such as:

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Between them, our conveyancing team has helped thousands of people to get on the property ladder, upscale or downsize, invest in a buy-to-let or buy a holiday home. They can also advise you about the up to date position on the recent changes to Stamp Duty, after the Chancellor’s announcement on 23 September (the detail is still unclear at the moment).

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Based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, our specialist residential property solicitors provide conveyancing services throughout Staffordshire and Cheshire.  To find out more, contact us on 01782 577000 or make a quick enquiry.

This article is for general information only and does not constitute legal or professional advice. Please note that the law may have changed since this article was published.