Property Purchase

We have over 30 years experience of purchasing residential property in Scotland for our clients. This can range from a first-time buyer’s flat to the challenges of “same day” sale & purchase transactions.   


Thinking of buying a home?

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Conveyancing – Purchase

We take pride in helping our clients move up and down the property ladder. Whatever the property climate, we have 30 years of conveyancing expertise to provide the best advice to our clients.

Conveyancing – Purchase

  • Discussing your property requirements
  • Advising on purchase tactics, including noting interest, checking Home Report, searching archive prices
  • Submitting offers and negotiating the purchase price with the selling agents. Also advising of offers to make at a set closing date
  • Progressing conveyancing to include checking title deeds & obtaining alteration documents for the property
  • Drafting the Disposition, the legal document to transfer ownership
  • Receiving loan instructions and preparing the Standard Security for you to sign
  • Ingathering loan & deposit funds to settle the purchase on the date of entry
  • Submitting conveyancing deeds to Land Register of Scotland to update the property title
  • Arranging handover of keys

There are a number of purchase-related conveyancing transactions that we can process;

  • Re-mortgages
  • Discharge of Standard Security
  • Transfer of Title on Divorce
  • Transfer of Title by a gift of property within a family
  • Deeds of Solvency
  • Renunciation of Occupancy Rights.

How we can help

We can assist you throughout the process of buying property, and take over some of the work, such as the searches and checking the legal rights and burdens which come with the property.

However, our services go even further. We can advise you on legal, inheritance, and tax considerations as well. At Watermans Legal, it is our mission to make the purchase of your home a smooth and stress-free experience.

Any questions?

Call our Estate Agency Team today on 0131 467 5566  or get in touch with us via our online enquiry form below.