Residential Property | 19th December 2019

What fixtures and fittings are included in a house sale?

When you decide to buy or sell a house, there are many things that you need to give careful consideration to in advance. Two of...

Debbie Beswick

Partner, Residential Property
Residential Property | 27th July 2017

How to Speed Up the Conveyancing Process

Describing the current housing market as ‘soft’ is a polite way to say it’s tough out there. Belts are tightening, mortgage lenders are asking a...

David Knapp

Partner, Residential Property
Family, Residential Property | 2nd June 2017

The Generation Gap

With the election looming, BBC2’s Newsnight recently dedicated a programme to what issues matter to younger and older voters in the upcoming general election.  It...

Vanessa McMurtrie

Partner, Family
Residential Property | 29th March 2017

Purchasing Leasehold Property: 5 questions you should ask

As a prospective first time buyer, my 6 month seat in the residential property department has given me a real insight into the potential pitfalls...

Jordan Page

Senior Solicitor, Trusts & Estates
Residential Property | 23rd December 2015

Stamp Duty Land Tax on Second Homes

The 2015 Budget announced that as from April 2016, a surcharge of 3% on Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) in respect of purchases of "additional...

Celia Watts

Consultant, Commercial Property