There are cheap conveyancers and there are good conveyancers but rarely will you find a conveyancer that is both
Freehold Property owners can usually take in lodgers. Most mortgage agreements allow you to rent out a room in your home, but you generally need permission from your lender. Check your mortgage agreem
Seven months is a long wait – especially when a housing market is in turmoil and homeowners eagerly await every snippet of good news. When it was first commissioned in April 2008, Britain’s economy lo
Gazundering is a situation whereby potential homebuyers looking to take advantage of a housing downturn, cut the price of properties at the last minute of negotiation or exchange of contracts. It is a
If you are a seller and a buyer has just tried to gazunder you we suggest the following reactions:.
Following on form our recent article advising on How to reduce your chances of being gazundered we have noticed a number of articles in the press highlighting the websites that are promoting the tactic.
As of 1st April 2002 any new or replacement glazing is subject to Building Regulations and requires approval. To simplify matters a scheme has been set up known as the Fenestration Self Assessment Sch
The Land Registry, also know as Her Majesty’s Land Registry (HMLR) is the government body tasked with maintaining the records to registered land in England & Wales
Ten Top Tips for getting ready to sell your Leasehold property
Normally, Libor would be expected to stand at about 10-20 basis points above bank base rate, i.e. a rate of about 3.10 to 3.20%
Hackney has a number of conservation areas which vary greatly in size, character and style. The Conservation areas are centred on Clapton Square and also the historic urban open spaces such as
What follows is a brief walkthrough of the Conveyancing process from the point of view of both buyer and seller
Wood flooring is prohibited in many residential leases. Wood flooring can impact your leasehold conveyancing. Let us explain what the issues are.
Indemnity insurance, which is becoming increasingly popular in Europe, is a well-established feature of the property landscape in the UK
There is two fold process of obtaining Building Regulations. First, plans should be submitted for approval by the local authority’s Building Control Department.
Although most people realise a permission in some form is necessary for works or alterations to properties, Planning Permission and Building Regulations are often confused.
Identity fraud is no longer just about credit cards, fraudsters are after your property too. Property fraud is booming like never before
For those wanting to move to larger homes, the reduction in prices means that something which was once thought of as being unaffordable could now be within your reach.