Conveyancing is a necessary process in both buying or selling property. Knowing more about this process, can make all required steps easier.


OptimalSolicitors Tue, 01/10/2023 - 11:37

5 handy tips to help you speed up the conveyancing process

Whether you’re buying or selling, you’ll want to transfer the property quickly – something that can feel impossible at times. In this piece, I provide a few tips on speeding up conveyancing to make moving house feel the way it should feel – exciting.
OptimalSolicitors Thu, 07/22/2021 - 07:28

Who is in the chain? Conveyancers, Brokers, Lenders, Estate Agents and Surveyors

One of the most surprising aspects of a property transaction, particularly to first-time buyers and sellers, can be just how many different parties are involved.  Th

OptimalSolicitors Tue, 07/20/2021 - 07:35

First time home seller guide: how to sell your house

So, you’ve decided to sell your house for the first time. At Optimal Solicitors, we understand that selling a house may seem daunting and stressful. Our aim is to reduce this stress and make your conveyancing process run as smoothly as possible.

OptimalSolicitors Tue, 09/01/2020 - 12:18

Stamp Duty Holiday – A Complete Guide

In July 2020, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a ‘stamp duty holiday’ to help both first time and seasoned homebuyers during the coronavirus crisis.
OptimalSolicitors Wed, 08/12/2020 - 14:27

Step by step guide to buying a house

Are you thinking about buying a house but don’t know where to start?  Confused by the process, or what the costs might be?  Not sure if you will need a solicitor or legal advice? 
OptimalSolicitors Mon, 09/16/2019 - 13:08

Right to Buy explained

Right to Buy scheme offers a generation of council tenants the legal right to buy their flats and houses. Discounted sale price tempts many potential buyers.
OptimalSolicitors Thu, 09/12/2019 - 13:13

Pros and cons of shared ownership

Shared ownership is a great alternative to renting and a good way to secure your own home if buying outright isn't possible. But what are pros and cons?