Residential Conveyancing

Moving House Made Easy! Edwards Solicitors provides an unrivalled service to help you buy, sell and re-mortgage.

Apart from moving home, the onsite specialist legal team has all the expertise to deal with any other property law needs you may have, from commercial property to letting and council house purchases.

When buying property whether freehold or leasehold you need to be aware of factors such as: what is going on in the locality, ownership of boundaries and other liabilities, any neighbour disputes, rights of way, restrictive covenants and that you acquire a good and proper title. We assist in defining these issues.

Areas in which we specialise are:

  • Transfers of equity
  • Leases
  • Tenancy Agreements
  • Sales
  • Purchases
  • Mortgages and re-mortgages and further advances
  • Home equity plans


Edwards Solicitors, Granary Chambers, 37-39 Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire LE13 1AF

Commercial Conveyancing

If you plan to open a small business and need premises, or if you are relocating then Edwards Solicitors can help you.

  • Leases – shops, restaurants, public houses, offices, factories, etc.
  • Landlord & Tenant
    • Tenancy agreements
    • Legislation
    • Liaising with landlords and management agencies
  • Rent reviews
  • Town planning regulations
  • License applications

For ALL YOUR PROPERTY MATTERS contact Edwards Solicitors.

Alison Hardie-Forsyth – Head of Conveyancing

Alison is a Partner since January 2023 and head of our conveyancing department. Alison can assist with sale, purchase, re-mortgage, transfer and right to buy transactions. She has worked in conveyancing, apart from breaks to acquire her legal qualifications, since 2003 and is well versed in all aspects of property transactions. She is dedicated to helping people move into their new homes, sell a beloved family home, or assisting you with your financial investment in property. Alison holds a degree in Law 1st Class (Hons) from the University of Hull, LLM from the University of Northampton, Bar Professional Training Certificate from BPP Leeds and Legal Practicing Certificate from BPP Birmingham.

During her spare time, Alison likes travel, reading, watching Formula 1 and going to her local pub.

Kim Huskinson – Conveyancing Assistant

Kim is our Conveyancing Assistant. She has worked in busy residential and commercial conveyancing departments in law firms in Suffolk and Yorkshire, as well as being the PA to the Senior Partner of a busy Central London law firm for several years and now works closely with Alison to ensure the smooth running of our busy conveyancing department.

Transfers of Equity and Re-mortgage

The cost for dealing with your transfer and re-mortgage will start at £450 + VAT; however, due to the nature of these transactions, please contact us for a bespoke quote as, depending on the circumstances, there will be additional disbursements and potential fees to discuss.