- Research who legally owns the property being bought.
- Conduct 'searches' - asking local authorities for details of any plans that might affect the property in the future.
- drafting contract with details of the sale.
- Liasing with mortgage lenders, estate agents and solicitors.
- Dealing with stamp duty on your behalf .
- Preparing transfer documents such as leases.
- Keeping records of payment.
- Checking that contracts are signed and exchanged.