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The Tenant Fees Act 2019, known by some as a ‘tenant fees ban’, whilst prohibiting landlords from charging upfront fees, still allows them to charge for rent, and refundable holding and security deposits for tenancies entered into from 1 June 2019.
It’s incredibly important for everyone to make a Will. Making a Will can avoid any complicated legal battles or even family disputes.
When moving house finances are usually at the forefront of your mind. Unfortunately, the costs do not stop once you have had an offer accepted.
What is a Lasting Power of Attorney and why is it recommended to have one? Head of Wills & Probate Gaynor Cooke explains…
Intending to sell your leasehold flat but wanting the lease term extended? Harold G Walker provides an explanation of how this may be achieved and what is involved.
Has the winter storms caused damage to boundary fences, trees and hedges? Time to carry out repairs and restoration works but in doing so, be mindful of where your boundaries are.
Whatever the outcome of Brexit, what has been highlighted are the international legal issues affecting families who are spread across different countries, including the UK, EU and beyond.
Commercial rent reviews are complex and specialist legal advice should be taken when entering into a Lease.
The Help to Buy ISA is a scheme offered by the government for first time buyers, whereby you put money into a specific ISA savings account.
Having spent your working life to provide for yourself and those around you, you need to be assured the assets you have worked so hard for, pass to the people you love.