Found 361 Residential Property Jobs

Explore legal jobs in property law on The Legists’ platform. Property law may entail dealing with sale and purchase contracts, landlord and tenant issues, leasehold relationships, and even legal issues regarding property portfolio investments. Residential property solicitors work with owners, tenants, landlords, surveyors, local authorities and the Land Registry.

Residential property solicitors play a key role in facilitating a smooth and secure experience for clients buying or selling a home in the UK. These legal professionals act as trusted advisors to individuals throughout the conveyancing process, which is the legal transfer of property ownership. The role can involve helping clients both in the UK and overseas to purchase UK residential property.

Common tasks of a residential property solicitor include conducting property-related searches, such as local authority, environmental, and water and drainage searches, to check for any potential issues affecting the relevant property. They also draft and review contracts to transfer ownership of property, manage the financial aspects of the property transaction on behalf of clients, including receiving and transferring funds, and help clients deal with post-completion arrangements. They are often heavily involved in communicating with the other party's solicitor, estate agents, mortgage lenders, and relevant parties to coordinate the transaction.

To succeed in this role, solicitors require strong communication and organisational skills, a thorough understanding of property law, and close attention to detail. They must also work well under pressure, due to the need to manage multiple tasks and deadlines for clients when necessary. Additionally, they need the ability to provide clear and comprehensive legal advice to lay clients, some of whom may be buying a property for the first time with little knowledge of the process. This rewarding role offers the chance to help clients through often stressful transactions and the significant life event of buying a home. To learn more about securing a role is Property Law read our article Opportunities in Residential Property Law as Solicitor Roles in the UK.

Browse over a hundred legal roles in residential property solicitor and residential property paralegal jobs on The Legists. You can use job alerts to tailor your job search to receive legal jobs straight to your email inbox.

London, Greater London
Paralegal PQE
Market Rate/Competitive
Posted 14.06.2024 (85 days remaining)
Greenwich, London
Paralegal PQE
Market Rate/Competitive
Posted 14.06.2024 (85 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Paralegal PQE
Market Rate/Competitive
Posted 14.06.2024 (85 days remaining)
Greenwich, London
Paralegal PQE
Market Rate/Competitive
Posted 14.06.2024 (85 days remaining)
Greenwich, London
Paralegal PQE
Market Rate/Competitive
Posted 14.06.2024 (85 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Paralegal PQE
Market Rate/Competitive
Posted 14.06.2024 (56 days remaining)
Winchester, Hampshire
8 years + PQE
£55,000- £80,000 Negotiable
Posted 04.06.2024 (75 days remaining)
Somerset, Somerset
2 years + PQE
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted 30.05.2024 (70 days remaining)
Somerset, Somerset
2 years + PQE
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted 30.05.2024 (70 days remaining)
Somerset, Somerset
2 years + PQE
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted 30.05.2024 (70 days remaining)
West Yorkshire, West Yorkshire
1 years + PQE
£30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted 30.05.2024 (70 days remaining)
Somerset, Somerset
2 years + PQE
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted 30.05.2024 (70 days remaining)
Sevenoaks, Kent
3 years + PQE
£40000 - £70000 per annum + comprehensive
Posted 30.05.2024 (70 days remaining)
London, Greater London
3 years + PQE
Negotiable
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Liverpool, Merseyside
2 years + PQE
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Cheshire, Cheshire
2 years + PQE
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Cheshire, Cheshire
2 years + PQE
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Norfolk, Norfolk
2 years + PQE
£40000 - £60000 per annum + generous
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Cheshire, Cheshire
2 years + PQE
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Kent, Hampshire
Negotiable
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
London, Greater London
3 years + PQE
Negotiable
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Essex, Essex
£35000 - £65000 per annum + generous
Posted 23.05.2024 (63 days remaining)
Brighton, Cornwall
Newly qualified PQE
Negotiable
Posted 21.05.2024 (61 days remaining)
Brighton, Cornwall
Newly qualified PQE
Negotiable
Posted 21.05.2024 (61 days remaining)
Kent, Hampshire
Newly qualified PQE
£35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted 10.05.2024 (21 days remaining)
Brighton, Cornwall
Negotiable
Posted 08.05.2024 (48 days remaining)
Southampton, Hampshire
5 years + PQE
Negotiable
Posted 08.05.2024 (48 days remaining)
Brighton, Cornwall
Newly qualified PQE
Negotiable
Posted 08.05.2024 (48 days remaining)
Winchester, Hampshire
8 years + PQE
Negotiable
Posted 08.05.2024 (48 days remaining)
Brighton, Cornwall
Leading Commission Structure
Posted 08.05.2024 (48 days remaining)
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