Lorna Munro Partner - Residential Conveyancing - South Coast
“It's been a pleasure to deal with you and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend you to anyone and everyone. Seriously impressive, efficient and lovely to deal with.”
“We are so grateful to the two of you for all the hard work you both put in. Your professionalism and good humour throughout was inspirational. I’m sorry that so much of this endeavour was so frustrating”
“Thank you very much for the efficient, responsive and cheerful way in which you managed our house purchase.”
Head of the Residential Property team, experienced handling all types of residential conveyancing work.
Main area of practice
She specialises in high value residential sales and purchases. Lorna also has management responsibility for many of the projects undertaken for HM Prison Service including prison officers' quarters sales.
“Lorna was wholly professional and impressed us so much.”
“Thank you once again for an excellent service.”
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Chancellor announces changes to stamp duty land tax for first-time buyers but with no changes for the rest of the market
As had been hinted at over the weekend, in today's Autumn Budget, Phillip Hammond has announced changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax ("SDLT") to assist first time buyers to be known as "Discount Relief".
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The higher rates of SDLT are intended to apply to purchases of additional residential properties, such as second homes and buy to let properties.