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Hello. My name is***** am a solicitor here to help you with your question. I will respond as soon as practicable which will be some time today.
Hello. A quick way of telling whether the property has been transferred as you expect is to do a Land Registry Search here. Look in the Proprietorship Register section. (There's a small charge).
In terms of managing the whole transaction, your best bet is to write to the Senior Partner of the firm in question outlining your concerns and disappointment.
It is possible that things are taking longer during COVID but not this long.
I hope this has answered your questions. Any queries, let me know.