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Our team of residential property specialists are highly experienced in dealing with all types of property purchases and sales including:
We work closely with other specialist teams to cover a whole range of related residential property matters, for example inheritance, tax, trusts and planning law issues. A full listing can be found below in Related Expertise.
Our residential property solicitors advise and act for private UK buyers and sellers, as well as overseas clients who wish to buy property in the UK. We are also recommended as preferred solicitors to buyers of new-build houses by a number of the region's leading residential property developers.
Our team is also able to assist with a range of other residential property matters, including:
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Welcome to Blake Morgan's latest edition of Residential Property Spotlight, bringing you a round-up of the topics most relevant to you and your clients.
Short leases are an all too common problem for owners of flats when they come to sell their property. The root of the problem is that a lease is a wasting asset, which means that as time goes on it loses value.
The Autumn Budget of 22 November 2017 was an exciting Budget for those of us who live and breathe the stamp duty land tax (“SDLT”) rules.
The government proposes the introduction of reservation agreements as a method of reducing the number of failed property transactions within the UK 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.