Michael Jones Associate - Residential Conveyancing - Thames Valley
“We deal with Michael Jones and have always been extremely pleased with service.”
Michael deals with freehold and leasehold sales (including plot sales for developers) and purchases relating to both registered and unregistered land.
Main areas of practice
Michael advises with regard to imposition and release of covenants (including planning gain) and grant and reservation of easements. He also acts for landlords and tenants with regard to lease extensions, deeds of surrender and grant and deeds of variation.
- Acting for housing association in disposal of excess housing stock
Related Knowledge & Resources
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".
In an article for Lexis PSL Elaine Allen, legal director at Blake Morgan, examines issues currently facing the British housing sector, what the government is doing to combat the housing crisis and how effective the proposed solutions could be.
The higher rates of SDLT are intended to apply to purchases of additional residential properties, such as second homes and buy to let properties.