Essentially ‘conveyancing’ is the transfer of the legal ownership of a property from one person to another. As part of this process it is necessary to carefully check the title to make sure there are no hidden surprises. In addition, a variety of searches are carried out to make sure everything is as it should be. We will also liaise with your mortgage company where they are providing funds for the purchase. Once we are sure that everything is in order and that you are happy to proceed we can proceed to ‘exchange contracts’ and fix a ‘completion date’.