Residential Conveyancing


Residential Conveyancing Overview

Our expert team of residential property lawyers deal with all aspects of residential property for clients across the country.

We act for private individuals and corporate clients nationwide and can help you with all aspects of property law including:

  • Buying and Selling

  • Leasehold and Freehold

  • Newbuild and established properties

  • Building Plots

  • Co-habitation and Co-ownership

  • Transfer of Equity

  • Auctions

  • First registration

  • Declarations of Trust

  • Buy to Let Investment

  • Re-Mortgaging

This list is an example of the areas we cover. Whatever residential property law you need us to deal with we’ll be delighted to help you.

Need Help?

Call 01284 767766 to have a chat with our expert team of Residential Property Lawyers. They’ll be happy to talk through the process with you, explain what we do, and answer any questions you have. There’s no obligation.

Or email us with your query and we’ll help in any way we can.

Buying and Selling your Home

Whether you’re a first-time buyer or you’ve been through the process many times before, we’ll do everything we can to make the process as smooth and efficient as possible for you.

    When you ask us to deal with your transaction we make a commitment to provide you with an excellent service that exceeds your expectations. We’ll engage proactively with you, we’ll be clear in our communications and we’ll only act in your best interests.

    If you’re thinking about a move or an investment purchase and have any questions about a prospective transaction, don’t hesitate to call us and we’ll be happy to chat through the process with you, explain what we do, and answer any questions you have. There’s no obligation to instruct us.

    Most clients come to us through personal recommendations from existing clients and other professionals. We’ve built our reputation on delivering excellent service in the most friendly and approachable style. We love what we do and we want you to be delighted with what we do and the way we do it.

      Transfer of Equity

      Transfer of Equity (transferring the value of property between existing owners or to add new owners) can be required in numerous circumstances including:

      • When someone is acquiring or being gifted a share of ownership
      • Re-financing / re-mortgaging
      • As part of Inheritance Tax planning arrangements
      • On relationship breakdown and divorce

      There may be Capital Gains Tax and Stamp Duty Land Tax consequences arising from changes to the shares in ownership of a property on which you may need to take specialist advice

      We can guide you on documenting changes in equity share ownership and deal with Land Registry formalities.


      You may be re-mortgaging to get a better deal, to change the amount you’re borrowing, or because your circumstances have changed. Our team have dealt with thousands of re-mortgages between them so whatever your circumstances we can help you through the process as quickly and efficiently as possible.

      Re-mortgaging a property may be the relatively straightforward process of moving from one lender to another, or it may involve more complex arrangements dovetailed with splitting titles and changes in ownership structure.

      Whether for your home or residential investment property we can deal with the more standard transactions through to the most complex.

      We’re very experienced in dealing with most banks, building societies and specialist lenders and we’re on the panels of most Lenders.

      Equity Release

      Equity release may take the form of a lifetime mortgage or a home reversion scheme. You should take specialist independent financial advice to help you decide if equity release is suitable for your needs, which type of equity release would suit you best and the provider with the best offer for you. Whichever route you’ve decided to take we can advise you on the legal process and implementation.

      The Equity Release Council is a trade body that seeks to represent and monitor the sector, and promote standards of good conduct. These schemes are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. You may find the Money Advice Service website a good source of information and guidance.

      As solicitors we give you legal advice about the legal effect of the plans – we’re not authorised to give financial or investment advice. We don’t sell equity release plans but can recommend independent financial advisers with specialist expertise if you’re looking for someone.

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      Home Buyers’ Conveyancing Guide

      A handy guide explaining some key elements and terminology of the conveyancing process.
      Plus useful links, tips and things you should look out for.

      Residential Conveyancing Price Guide

      Further information on the costs involved in the moving process.

      Residential Property Specialists at Atkins Dellow

      Emily Isted

      Emily Isted


      Georgina Jones

      Georgina Jones

      Associate Solicitor

      Tricia Chapman

      Tricia Chapman

      Chartered Legal Executive

      Lucie Spencer

      Lucie Spencer


      Katie Barker

      Katie Barker

      Fee Earner Support

      Callum Morton

      Callum Morton

      Legal Assistant

      Rebecca O’Leary

      Rebecca O’Leary

      Legal Assistant

      Sarah Warby

      Sarah Warby

      Legal Assistant

      Denise Wilson

      Denise Wilson

      Legal Assistant

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      Still Need Help?

      Call 01284 767766 to have a chat with our expert Residential Property Team. They’ll be happy to talk through the process with you, explain what we do, and answer any questions you have. There’s no obligation.