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Joint Sole Agency

A number of estate agencies use ‘Joint Sole Agency’ contracts where a commission is shared between two estate agents. Property purchasers should be aware that if they hire two or more estate agents to sell their home, each agent will retain the right to charge their own fee when the...

Joint Tenants

Joint tenants is one of the ways in which property can be jointly held. The co owners own the property jointly. If one passes away their share will pass to the co owners, under the rule of survivorship, i.e. their share will not pass under the terms of their will.  When the property is being...