Month: May 2016

Legislation & Litigation Organisations

Law Society latest organisation to express doubt on Land Registry

The Law Society has become the latest in a long line of organisations to announce their opposition to George Osborne’s second attempt at privatising Land Registry. Previously, the Conveyancing Association, the Competition and Markets Authority and News Media Organisation have all stated their opposition to the move, as well as the Open Data Institute and […]Read More

Firms & People

High end estate agent to launch private conveyancing hub

Hamptons International are to launch their own private conveyancing hub with Countrywide. The hub will aim to reduce completion times and work closely with Hamptons branches across Buckinghamshire and Hampshire by Autumn 2016. London branches of Hamptons are expected to follow “in due course”. Hamptons International say the hub will operate under a Head of […]Read More

Firms & People

PSG continues to expand its operations across the East of

Market leading national conveyancing search provider PSG continues its impressive start to 2016 with news of expansion across the East of England. From the 1st June, customers in Cambridge will be serviced by the newly merged PSG East Central office which will cover Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire and Suffolk.  The merger will bring more “boots on the […]Read More

Firms & People

Linder Myers bought by Metamorph Law as first of planned

Manchester based law firm Linder Myers have been bought by Metamorph Law, two years after they avoided administration. Linder Myers, who trade from Lytham St Annes, Chester and Shrewesbury as well as central Manchester will now reportedly trade as “Linder Myers, part of Metamorph Law” Metamorph had five acquisitions targeted for 2016 with chief executive […]Read More

Environment

Introducing our new Homebuyers report

In recent months, the news has been awash with stories on flooding, sinkholes, landfills, fracking and noise pollution. Now more than ever, it’s best to make your client aware of these risks, before they complete their sale. With an all new look, the Groundsure Homebuyers report now has additional information free of charge! It is […]Read More

Insight

Not just telling clients what they want to hear the

Providing a great service through being easily contactable but also not just telling clients what they want to hear is one of the keys to success according to ESTAs winning firm Mander Cruikshank. Shani Box, the QualitySolicitors networked firm’s Head Conveyancer said winning the award was a great validation of how they do business as […]Read More

Property Market

The number of new homes built rises to 7 year

The number of newly built homes continues to rise and is now at the highest level since 2008 to 2009 according to Department for Communities & Local Government’s quarterly figures on housebuilding. The figures revealed that 139,690 new homes were completed in the year to March – a rise of 12% on the previous year. Greg Bryce, Managing […]Read More

Firms & People

Welcome to the new look Today’s Conveyancer

It’s been nearly two years in the making, but today we finally got to unwrap and show off the new look Today’s Conveyancer. It’s been all change since I started writing for the site back in October, having previously been writing for local and national press, and it’s been great to see the site’s readership […]Read More

Firms & People Technology

InfoTrack integrate Land Registry AP1 Transfers, including requisitions within their

InfoTrack continue to challenge normal conveyancing processes by becoming the first conveyancing service provider to integrate AP1 Transfers and include the ability to manage requisitions within their online platform. Having already integrated SDLT Submissions, Searches and Land Registry services, InfoTrack are pursuing their ambition to challenge and evolve the conveyancing processes, by consolidating everything into […]Read More

Firms & People

ConveyancingBrain joins Mortgage Support Network as a preferred technology solution

Mortgage Brain’s conveyancing service, ConveyancingBrain has been picked as one of the Mortgage Support Network’s preferred conveyancing technology solutions. Mortgage Brain say the system has a simple, one-step registration and login process and will offer MSN’s Appointed Representatives instant access to conveyancing quotes, online access to reports and the ability to manage ongoing cases, view […]Read More

Firms & People

Pali Shortlisted for Modern Law Conveyancing Awards

Pali (Property And Land Information) is delighted to announce they have been shortlisted for the Best Use of Technology category in the Modern Law Conveyancing Awards. It has also been announced that Marketing Director at Pali, Jo Milne, has been shortlisted for the Business Development Professional in the same Awards Scheme. Modern Law Magazine was […]Read More

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