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Conveyancing Handbook


Conveyancing and property

Out of print

10 July 2013

Law Society Publishing


234 x 156 mm
1,368 pages

Conveyancing Handbook
20th edition

Editors: General Editor: Frances Silverman, Consultant Editors: Annette Goss, Russell Hewitson, Peter Reekie, Anne Rodell, Michael Taylor


This is the print version of Conveyancing Handbook, 20th Edition. The eBook version (EPUB) of Conveyancing Handbook, 20th Edition is also available.

Get information and guidance you can depend on. Get the Conveyancing Handbook. Now in its 21st year, the Conveyancing Handbook continues to provide reliable and up-to-date information and guidance to help you resolve a vast range of issues, from adverse possession to zero-carbon homes. The Handbook has established itself as the practical reference book for conveyancers, helping many thousands of practitioners over two decades.

Updated by expert editors and contributors, the 20th Edition takes account of developments including:

  • The Finance Act 2013
  • The joint ownership practice note
  • Assets of community value
  • Flooding risk
  • Green Deal
  • Revisions to the property information form.

These developments, and more, are integrated within a chronological account of conveyancing practice. With its procedural checklists and extensive appendix materials, the Conveyancing Handbook is an indispensable and faithful companion for every conveyancer.

Out of print


"An essential compendium. It clarifies appropriate practice at all stages of conveyancing transactions. The procedural checklists create an aid for each transaction file to ensure nothing is overlooked."

Property Law Bulletin, 2013 - Vol 34, No 4 (Sweet & Maxwell)


A. Preliminary Matters;
B. Pre-exchange;
C. Exchange;
D. Title;
E. Pre-completion;
F. Completion;
G. Post-completion;
H. Lenders;
I. New Properties;
J. Sales of Part;
K. Leaseholds;
L. Commonhold;
M. Delay and Remedies;
N. Costs;