Property & Conveyancing

Conveyancing Solicitors Newcastle upon Tyne


Property & Conveyancing Lawyers Newcastle upon Tyne




Property and Conveyancing in Newcastle upon Tyne  – Whether you are moving home or relocating your business, Geoffrey Lurie Property and Conveyancing Lawyers Newcastle upon Tyne  will have the right advice for you.


Whatever your specific needs we will tailor our support to suit you, and give you a complete, personal  and friendly service.


Decisions to buy property of any kind, generally involve the biggest financial commitment you will make during your life. Therefore, you need accurate and efficient legal advice and a team of people who put your needs first.


At Geoffrey Lurie Solicitors in Newcastle, Property and Conveyancing Lawyers, we have knowledge of the local Newcastle area which is essential when helping you get the home you want without unexpected complications.



We make these commitments as MINIMUM standard:


– Communication to suit you – telephone, email, post; let us know what is best for you!

–  The safe hands of an experienced conveyancer – to make your move as stress free as possible

–  A friendly service by people who care.


 Top Tips For Selling Your Home

 The property market has been fairly depressed in recent years, but over the last few years we have seen a steady increase in the local housing market.

There are many programmes on the television advising you on how to spruce up your home with a view to selling it.  But what can you do to aid the legal process, and to speed it up?  Well, just as any estate agent will tell you that the way to attract interest in your home is to make sure it is looking fresh, and tidy, you can also help yourself and any potential buyer by making sure that the paperwork for your house is tidy as soon as you make the decision to sell.

Most properties will now be registered at the Land Registry and so you may well not have any old deeds.  However, it is worth checking, and any old deeds you do have should be given to your conveyancer for them to check over.  Even with registered land, there is often invaluable historical information contained in old deeds which may well be required during the sale transaction.  Your conveyancer will be able to check these for you, and identify any potential problems which can then be rectified before the sale process begins.

Similarly, it is essential that you make sure you find all the relevant documentation relating to works done to the property over the years.  Examples include planning permissions and building regulation certificates for any extensions and alterations to the property, guarantees, FENSA certificates for windows and CORGI or Gas Safe certificates for boilers, central heating etc.  And please remember that your conveyancer will require the originals, as these will need to be handed over to your buyer’s solicitor on completion.  If you do not have the relevant documents, again your conveyancer will be able to advise you of the best way to resolve any issues arising from missing paperwork before the issue is raised by a buyer.

We can’t guarantee that your house sale will be entirely stress free, but with a little preparation you can help to ensure that it proceeds as smoothly and quickly as possible.



For further advice on selling your property, please contact our Conveyancing Manager who would be delighted to hear from you, give you a quote and answer any questions your may have, telephone 0191 466 1444, email or contact us here.


We are accredited by the Law Society of England and Wales under their Conveyancing Quality Scheme seal of approval which provides a recognised quality standard for residential conveyancing.

The Conveyancing Quality Scheme gives you complete peace of mind when it comes to home buying.


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