The Conveyancing Process

Buying a new home is an exciting time but can also be overwhelming as there is a lot of legal paperwork to organise. In this article we aim to give you an idea of what happens in the conveyancing process and the timescales involved. When you purchase a property there are usually a number of  … Read more

Stamp Duty Land Tax ‘Holiday’

Andrew Theoff, Managing Partner:   This month Andrew Theoff, Managing Partner, looks at how the “Stamp Duty holiday” announced on 8th July by the Chancellor works and how it affects purchasers of shared ownership properties. What is Stamp Duty? Stamp Duty Land Tax to give it it’s full title (generally shortened to SDLT) is a  … Read more

May the 13th – Not an unlucky date for the Housing Market…

Lucy Owen, Partner and Head of Resales: T’was the night before Wednesday 13th May 2020 and being a typical married couple, myself and the husband were sitting on the same sofa ignoring each other and scrolling on our phones instead.  Looking through the news I saw an announcement which made me more excited than I  … Read more

Locked in by lockdown?

Lucy Owen, Partner and Head of Resales: In short, the answer to whether buyers and sellers can look to carry on their house moves is a big fat YES! You don’t have to read the rest of this article now… but please do. The Government has issued guidelines regarding house moves during the lockdown period,  … Read more