Commercial Conveyancing Solicitors Sheffield

Our company provides conveyancing services for property transactions and can be contacted at 0808 164 1349. Our expertise is available for both buyers and sellers of houses.

What factors should be considered when selecting conveyancing lawyers in Sheffield?

  • Our company places a high value on providing exceptional customer service.
  • Our company offers a complete conveyancing service that is skilled in all aspects of property buying and selling within the local area.
  • Reviewing the documentation thoroughly contributes to a successful completion of your transaction.
  • The conveyancing team comprises of proficient professionals who assist clients in property transactions throughout England.
  • Our team is available to assist with any inquiries at all times.

"Wilford Smith took us through the process of buying our very first home together.  As people know, this is a very stressful time but thanks to them the process was smooth and straightforward.

They kept us informed every step of the way from first meeting to completion.  We would not hesitate using Wilford Smith again when we decide to upgrade our property."

Matthew and Colette A  (Rotherham)

What is the purpose of hiring a conveyancing solicitor in Sheffield?

Conveyancing is necessary for residential property transactions. This includes transferring ownership through buying, selling, and granting a mortgage. It can be a complex and overwhelming process. Wilford Smith offers a personalised service to ensure a stress-free experience from inquiry to completion of the sale.

Property transactions are expensive and important. Conveyancing requires lots of legal paperwork. A conveyancing solicitor handles the paperwork and transfers the property's legal title from the seller to the buyer. Choosing a capable conveyancing solicitor with attention to detail is essential for a smooth process.

Wilford Smith provides professional support and guidance for individuals involved in real estate transactions.

Can you please provide an explanation of the conveyancing process?

The process of residential conveyancing is complex and time-consuming. To begin, the seller's solicitor asks for a copy of the property's registry entry. Using this information, the seller's conveyancing solicitor creates a contract for sale. This contract is then sent for review by the buyer's solicitor.

The buyer's solicitor checks the property, while searches are conducted by local and water authorities. Legal queries are raised by both parties' solicitors. The completion of the sale requires agreement. The property officially changes hands in the final stage, which is the exchange of contracts. After this, neither party can retract the sale.

Residential conveyancing involves various transactions concerning residential property, including the sale and purchase of houses. Conveyancing specialists can provide advice on related services.

What is the typical timeline for the conveyancing process in Sheffield?

It's hard to know how long a conveyancing transaction will take. If the seller has left the property, the sale can go quickly. Buyers with a mortgage are the same. If the property is still occupied or the mortgage isn't secured, exchanging contracts takes 4-6 weeks. Completing the transaction takes another 2-4 weeks. The entire conveyancing transaction takes about 10 weeks.

Can you please give me details about the services provided by Wilford Smith?

When engaging in property transactions, significant amounts of money are typically involved and the process can be complex. Seeking guidance from a residential conveyancing solicitor with expertise can facilitate a smooth transaction. The experienced team at Wilford Smith can offer the necessary knowledge and skills to facilitate completion of your transaction.

Our primary focus is client care. Our residential conveyancing solicitors offer professional services for buying and selling property and other areas of residential conveyancing. We analyse documentation thoroughly to ensure quick and effective transactions and answer any queries at any stage. We keep our clients informed of progress to ensure efficient completion of the conveyancing process. Our goal is to make buying or selling property quick and stress-free through high levels of client care. You can find more information on our fees here.

Wilford Smith Conveyancing Lawyer Reviews / Testimonials

"I couldn't have been happier with the conveyancing service provided by Wilford Smith. They were extremely helpful and responsive, and provided a personal service that was reassuring and supportive. They tackled every obstacle that came our way and made every part of the process clear and understandable. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending them!"

Melanie H (London)

"I have used Wilford Smith for in excess of a 100 property transactions. The work has always been done to a very high standard and I have been kept informed at each stage of the transactions.  I could not have asked for more.  I would recommend them to anyone serious about property."

Michael D (Rotherham)

Contact our Sheffield Property Lawyers

If you are looking for expert conveyancing services for your property transaction, contact us on 0808 164 1349 and we will be happy to help.

"Knowledgeable and very helpful. Excellent service." - Judith Reynolds


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  • Meadowhall Business Park
  • S9 2EQ
  • Tel: 0808 164 4106
  • Fax: 0844 225 0572


  • Smithy House 22 Westgate,
  • Rotherham S60 1AP
  • Tel: 0808 164 4106
  • Fax: 0844 225 0572


  • 20 Old Bailey
  • LondonEC4M 7AN
  • By appointment only
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2024 Wilford Smith is the trading name of WS Strategic Ltd. a limited company registered in England and Wales, registration number 07777022. Registered office – Meadowhall Business Park, Sheffield S9 2EQ. We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SRA Registration Number 640898.