Land and Title Solicitors in Stockport & Cheshire

At Mounteney Solicitors, we are a dependable law firm specialising in Land and Title, operating from the Stockport and Cheshire area. We are committed to offering empathetic, comprehensive, and accessible legal services. We aim to simplify the complex landscape of land and title law, turning what can often seem like an insurmountable legal mountain into manageable steps.

Land and title law governs the legal aspects relating to property ownership, rights, and interests. These legal facets apply to all forms of property, from the house in which you live to the land on which you plan to build your dream project. At the intersection of law, real estate, and finance, land and title law is an integral part of property transactions, shaping the legal landscapes within which we live, work, and grow.

Navigating this landscape requires a deep understanding of the various nuances and potential pitfalls of property transactions. It requires knowledge of land registration, property ownership rights, shared ownership mechanisms, property restrictions, and more. Understanding and managing these complex elements are crucial to protecting your property rights, mitigating legal risks, and achieving your property ownership objectives.

Our Land & Title Legal Services

At Mounteney Solicitors, we have a team of specialist land and title solicitors, who bring years of experience and a deep understanding of this field. Our solicitors are not just legal practitioners, they are trusted advisors who guide you through the land and title landscape with professionalism, integrity, and empathy

Whether you’re dealing with a land registry matter, joint tenancy severance, trust declaration, or possessory title application, our expert team is ready to provide legal support tailored to your specific needs and circumstances. Our Land and Title services include:

HM Land Registry (HMLR) Fees: The fees related to the registration of property ownership changes can be complex. Our team helps you understand these costs and ensures that all HMLR procedures are completed accurately and efficiently.

Severance of Joint Tenancy: If a change in circumstances necessitates a shift from a joint tenancy to a tenancy in common, we provide clear advice and support through the severance process, ensuring your interests are well-protected.

Declaration of Trust: A Declaration of Trust, which outlines the exact ownership details of property co-owners, can help prevent potential future disputes. Our experts can guide you in drafting a robust Declaration of Trust that reflects your intentions clearly.

Transfer of Part of Land from a Registered Title: Transferring a portion of land from a registered title can be a complex process. Our solicitors are experienced in handling such cases, ensuring a smooth and legally sound transfer.

Second Trustee Service under Trustee Act 1925 Section 14(2)(a): Appointing a second trustee can sometimes be essential in property transactions. We offer expert guidance in understanding the implications and carrying out the necessary procedures under the Trustee Act 1925.

Application for Possessory Title: If you’ve occupied a piece of land without owning it legally, an application for possessory title may be necessary. Our team can guide you through the application process, helping you formalise your ownership.

Registration of Changes to Registered Title: Any changes in ownership or alterations to a registered title must be recorded with the Land Registry. Our team ensures these updates are correctly registered in compliance with legal requirements.

Property Overage Agreement: An overage agreement secures a future payment to a seller if the buyer enhances the value of the land or property. Our solicitors can assist in negotiating and drafting these agreements, ensuring your rights are protected.

Trust of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act (TOLATA) Application: TOLATA cases, involving disputes about the ownership of a property, can be challenging. Our experienced solicitors can provide advice and representation to resolve these issues effectively.

Contact our Land & Title Solicitors

Navigating the complexities of land and title law can seem overwhelming. However, with Mounteney Solicitors, you have a trusted partner committed to guiding you through every step. Our specialist Land and Title solicitors understand the nuances of this field and deliver a personalised service designed to meet your unique needs.

Contact us today to book a consultation with one of our specialist land and title solicitors in Bramhall, Cheadle, and Heald Green. We have years of experience assisting a diverse range of individuals across England and Wales. Trust Mounteney Solicitors with your Land and Title law needs, we’re here to deliver the clarity, confidence, and compassionate service you deserve.

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Elliot Hillier

Heald Green, 0161 283 6573
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Katie Thomas
Katie Thomas
Amazing service from Mounteney Solicitors, Especially Anna who helped us so much throughout the process of buying our first home. Nothing was ever too much from answering any of our queries or concerns, keeping us updated throughout the process and doing at lot of chasing for us. Thank you so much to the whole team!
Kevin Doyle
Kevin Doyle
We were very happy with the service both Amanda Neill and her assistant Caroline Edwards provided with the purchase of our Apartment from Adlington Living in Heaton Mersey. We found Amanda both friendly and attentive to our purchase. The team kept us informed of the progress and the purchase went through on time. We were so impressed I decided to use her team again for another property sale
Gary M
Gary M
Fantastic service from initial contact, all the way to moving into our new home on the completion date.Anna, who dealt with both the sale & purchase of our old and new property was always on hand to answer any queries we had. Anna took away all the stress that comes with moving house and clearly explained all the paperwork that comes with it. A very big thank you also to Caroline who is just the nicest person to deal with.Both Anna and Caroline are a credit to Mounteney Solicitors and I would recommend them to anyone looking for conveyancy solicitors. Thanks!
I have used Mounteney, specifically Anna Beavers when buying & selling houses numerous times & each time she has given me a great service. Anna is quick to respond to any enquires, has always met deadlines & is efficient with making sure the other side isn't causing delays.I wouldn't use any other conveyancer in the future & definitely recommend to others. Caroline Edwards is also super helpful & friendly providing a great client experience.
John Marsden
John Marsden
The team at Mounteneys , Amanda, Sam, Caroline and Katie all did a fine job in bringing a recent house sale and purchase to a satisfactory conclusion. The transactions were not without difficulty due to a lack of communication on our part but as we got closer to exchange of contracts and completion, they pulled out all the stops to ensure that successful transfer of funds was achieved on the due date. We would have no hesitation in recommending Mounteneys to other potential clients.
Tim Capper
Tim Capper
I can thoroughly recommend Mounteney solicitors in Cheadle. Katie Reade handled the sale of my mum’s home with professionalism and an attention to detail. Katie kept me informed all the way and really did a great job, so happy to thank her publicly through this review.

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