SDLT refund ‘predators’ on the rise

The sharp rise in the number of firms claiming to be specialists in securing SDLT refunds has sparked a warning to conveyancers to be extra vigilant with SDLT calculations and checks for homebuying clients, and

The fast-growing and invasive plant Japanese Knotweed is a bigger headache for homeowners than ever, thanks to this year’s weather. The wet and frosty spring, which was followed by dry weather and sunshine, has provided it with the perfect growing conditions, and some experts are predicting a surge in incidence of Japanese Knotweed,

Stratford upon Avon District Council has completed its migration to the HM Land Registry’s (HMLR) local land charges (LLC) online register, marking a major step forward for the residential property sector’s digital-first strategy for professional

Concerns over missed CGT amid high-paced residential property market

A specialist in the residential property search market is calling on the industry to be mindful of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) liabilities as the volume of houses being listed for sale and the speed at

1000% surge in council property searches amid homebuyer scramble to save on stamp duty

Residential property searches by local councils have skyrocketed by as much as 1400 percent, but many are taking as long as forty days to complete, as the number of requests reaches unprecedented levels driven by

Solicitors’ Role Critical To Saving Clients Thousands On Stamp Duty Land Tax

Purchasers of residential and commercial property can be left out of pocket by as much as £80,000 if Stamp Duty Land Tax liability is miscalculated or wrongly classified, but property search specialist, Kate Bould, says