Friday, 15th March 09:45am

Don’t lose the plot – checking title plans before buying a house

When buying any property, buyers should always take care to check that the title plan correctly shows what they think they are purchasing.

Friday, 8th March 03:25pm

New Land Registry advice on joint home ownership

 The Land Registry has recently published a guide for Conveyancing Solicitors, jointly with the Law Society, advising on joint home ownership.

Monday, 4th March 11:51am

House prices rise in 2013 – but not for the whole country

There has been a small average increase in home prices, according to latest figures from both the Land Registry and Nationwide Building Society. 

Thursday, 28th February 01:30pm

A fresh look at Rights of light


Thursday, 21st February 11:50am

New helpline to combat property fraud

The Land Registry has just set up a dedicated phone line for home-owners who think they may be the victims of fraud.

Friday, 8th February 11:05am

A simple guide to help find if you need a lease extension

Our simple table helps you decide on whether and when you should apply for a lease extension.

Friday, 1st February 01:56pm

Land Registry’s new document service speeds conveyancing

This will speed up the registration of property transfers and mortgages, but will it provide quicker Conveyancing for buyers and sellers? 

Wednesday, 30th January 11:57am

What happens when a buyer wants the seller to extend a lease before completion?

If a buyer insists upon arrangements being made for a lease extension before completion, there are two choices open to the seller and buyer.