Councils to protect mobile home owners under new laws

Councils to protect mobile home owners under new laws

The idea of owning a mobile home for many people can seem ideal, particularly if the home is located near the seaside. However, the reality of owning a mobile home can be quite different especially when site owners are deemed to be acting unfairly. There are some site...
New First Time Buyers Relief for buying a Shared Ownership Property

New First Time Buyers Relief for buying a Shared Ownership Property

On Monday 29th October 2018 the Chancellor announced in the Autumn Budget that there would be First Time Buyers Relief for First Time Buyers purchasing a Shared Ownership Property up to the value of £500,000. A Shared Ownership Property is where you purchase a...
Conveyancing – Fee transparency helps buyers

Conveyancing – Fee transparency helps buyers

There are many different comparison websites online nowadays to help people find the best deal for the service they require. You can compare insurance, energy suppliers and even hotel prices. These websites have been invaluable to help people save money. The...
Brexit and the Property Market

Brexit and the Property Market

Whether you voted to remain or leave the European Union in the referendum, the United Kingdom will be leaving in March next year. There is still much negotiation and discussions the Government need to have with the European Union to either make a deal or to leave...
New Government Housing Rules

New Government Housing Rules

On 1st October 2018 there are new Government rules coming into force regarding houses that are let out on a multiple occupancy basis.  A House of Multiple Occupancy is classed as a property that is rented out to at least 3 individuals who are not members of the same...
Restrictive Covenants – The Price of Modification

Restrictive Covenants – The Price of Modification

Whether you are a private landowner looking to sell your land to a developer for housing or wishing to take advantage of  that large garden plot to build an extra house on the land, restrictive covenants create problems that need to be thought through at a very early...