MAPD acquires Liverpool-based firm, Bermans

MAPD acquires Bermans

The Making A Positive Difference (MAPD) Group has acquired 75% of Liverpool based firm Bermans. This is yet another purchase by MAPD as other northern firms, Kackson Lees and Broudie Jackson Canter, as well as Stoke based practice Myers and Co, have also been acquired by the group. Although, its owners, Brian Cullen and Joanna […]

Law Society issues guidance on completions scheduled for 19th September

Law Society issues guidance for conveyancers on how to navigate completions set for the 19th September amid Bank Holiday confusion   Following King Charles III’s confirmation that Monday 19th September is to be a Bank Holiday so as to mark Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral, many have raised questions as to what […]

Dye & Durham’s Lawyer Checker Solution helps mitigate the risk of cyber fraud for Napthens Solicitors

Lawyer Checker Solution

Napthens LLP is an award-winning legal firm in the Northwest of England with around 270 staff operating from offices across Lancashire, Cumbria and Merseyside. Team members pride themselves on being professional and approachable legal advisers, working together with clients to provide solutions through clear communication and practical, relevant advice. Napthens’ team of 60 conveyancing fee […]

House price rises “don’t indicate market crash compared to 2008”


Recent rises in house prices in Scotland don’t indicate a potential market crash compared with the 2008 increases according to our analysis. Although house prices have been increasing rapidly since the start of the pandemic in March 2020, they are still lower than the increases experienced before the 2008 property crash. In the 28 months […]

Aconveyancing launches its first training academy


Aconveyancing has opened the doors to its first training academy in Tamworth, demonstrating its ongoing commitment to investing in the conveyancers of tomorrow. Earlier this month, the academy welcomed seven new recruits, who will follow a structured programme covering all aspects of property law and the wider industry. With the delivery of training led by […]