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Is it expensive to administer an estate?

By Chris Milne, Head of Private Client At Onions & Davies, we have recently been involved with correcting some work carried out by unqualified Will writers. In reading the paperwork presented to us, it is interesting to note that these companies, in advertising...


Increased house prices in August 2020

House prices rose by 2% in August 2020 Sky news has reported that house prices have reached a new record high after bouncing back from falls earlier this year with the biggest rise since 2004 last month, according to figures from Nationwide. Prices rose by 2% in...


HM Land Registry begins accepting e-signatures

By the Property Team Land Registry have started accepting digital signatures on conveyancing documents, however, witnesses also need to be present. Simon Hayes, chief executive and chief land registrar at the HM Land Registry, has said: “What we have done today is...


Stamp Duty Land Tax Holiday

By David Williams, Director & Head of Property In an attempt to boost the housing market following the lockdown, the government has raised the stamp duty (SDLT) threshold in England and Wales to £500,000.00 until March 31st 2021. This will result in significant...

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Matrimonial Law

Our Matrimonial Law team works digitally to deliver a faster efficient service to our clients by Louise Martin. Family law can sometimes seem archaic and out of date. However, with the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 on the horizon, change is afoot,...

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