We can assist in a range of property matters, often in partnership with our various specialist teams and in sensitive or contentious situations requiring work to be completed within tight deadlines and with close attention to detail.
All types of Security work including Remortgaging
The legal work required in refinancing your mortgage and Discharging your Security following repayment. We also provide guidance in relation to the legal requirements of more specialised forms of Securities including Lifetime or Equity Release Mortgages and Local Authority Charging Orders.
Matrimonial and Executry Transfers of Title
Following divorce and separation or to give effect to a bequest or legacy. We recognise that a transfer of property in a separation or bereavement takes place in a difficult and emotional time for our clients and seek to provide an efficient and responsive service.
Transfers of property
Within the context of tax efficient asset management and transfers into Discretionary and Personal Injury Trusts following an award of compensation for personal injury.
Advice and guidance for landlords and tenants
On residential leasing matters including the arrangement of advertising in the Edinburgh Solicitors’ Property Centre; preparation of the tenancy agreement and AT5 Notice; the service of Notices to Quit and tenancy renewals, and the Tenancy Deposit Scheme Regulations. Our diary service ensures that tenants and landlords are advised of the imminent termination of a lease and that an appropriate Notice to Quit or letter of renewal is served timeously.
The provision of general legal advice
Relating to title including contentious boundary issues, the interpretation and enforcement of title conditions, and communal repairs and maintenance.