Property law

BE SAFE NOT SORRY

BE SAFE NOT SORRY

With all the strong storms and extreme weather conditions recently as can be seen from the photo this can lead to heavy consequences where peoples houses are concerned. It is extremely important when purchasing your new home that you ask your conveyancer to commission an environmental search to check for flooding in the area where(…)

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Leasehold …. more than meets the eye

Leasehold …. more than meets the eye

As more apartment blocks are built in England and Wales more people will be buying a property on a leasehold basis . This means usually that the property will come with certain restrictions that must be checked very carefully. It is also very important that the yearly cost of management fees and other potential fees(…)

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What is a Conservation Area?

What is a Conservation Area?

Conservation Areas are protected areas of special architectural or historic interest. They are designated by the council, and protect the character and appearance of a whole area, not just its buildings.  The council therefore have extra controls within Conservation Areas to help preserve and enhance their character and appearance. How do I know if a property is within(…)

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Conveyancing Vacancy

Maternity Cover Required. Brearleys Solicitors are looking to recruit an experienced conveyancer which will be initially to cover maternity leave with the possibility of a long term position. You will be confident in all aspects of conveyancing from initial instructions through to post completion. You will have experience in handling a full case to include(…)

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Bus!! Stop!!

Bus!! Stop!!

STOP would have been excellent advice for the driver of the car that drove headlong into the front of the bus that Mr S was driving. Unfortunately he didn’t and hit the front of the bus at high speed whilst driving the wrong way along the road. After we have put Mr s’s claim, the(…)

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