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Guide to your rights as a student tenant

If you are renting accommodation as a student, you should fully understand your rights - and your obligations. When things go wrong in your flat...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution

Sun glimmers on the horizon for leaseholders

Change is in sight for buyers of new leasehold properties, with the passage through Parliament of a bill that will see the ending of ground...

Lewis Myatt

Solicitor, Leasehold Enfranchisement

Aspiring property hosts must check the small print

As the shutters lift on life, with shops and bars opening and holiday planning underway, property owners may be thinking of cashing in on the...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution
Residential Property | 24th September 2020

How long does it take to buy a property? Everything...

Buying a new home is exciting, but you may be anxious about how long the process could take from start to finish. Understanding how long...

Tulia Ristow

Associate, Residential Property

Covid-19 and Residential Tenancies

In the initial stages of the current Covid-19 crisis, the government’s strategy has principally been to buy time in order to get the NHS in...

Simon Wood

Barrister, Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Residential Property | 23rd January 2020

Positive signs for the 2020 property market

With recent buoyancy in the property market, and various moves afoot to ensure a continued recovery, David Knapp from Hart Brown solicitors comments on the...

David Knapp

Partner, Residential Property
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 | 6th June 2019

The elderly facing hidden fees on retirement properties and homes

As the age demographic of our society has changed over the last 2 or 3 decades there has been a similar change in approach to...

David Knapp

Partner, Residential Property
Residential Property | 2nd March 2019

The ongoing “referral fee” debate

David Knapp, Partner and head of residential property at law firm Hart Brown, comments on the ongoing “referral fee” debate. The subject of referral fees...

David Knapp

Partner, Residential Property
Residential Property | 5th October 2018

A quick guide for first time buyers

Buying a home is stressful, especially for first time buyers, so it's wise to do some research to ensure you know exactly what you’re getting...

Francesca Nash

Senior Solicitor, Residential Property