Stamp Duty Land Tax for First Time Buyers
The recent budget saw Chancellor Philip Hammond effectively scrap the Stamp Duty Land Tax for first time buyers who are purchasing a property for less than £300,000.00.
Rebranding Shared Ownership?
In the past year, research has found that nearly 50,000 moving transactions have taken place and the amount of shared ownership transactions has decreased mainly across seven out of nine regions.
BHW Promoted To Top Rank In 2016 Chambers & Partners Directory
The Chambers and Partners directory for 2016 has now been published.
Triple Promotion For BHW Solicitors In 2015 Legal 500 Rankings
BHW Solicitors has been promoted to Tier 2 for its Corporate/Commercial and Commercial Property practices in the 2015 edition of the Legal 500, which was published last week.
Housing & Planning Bill Reaches House Of Lords
On the 17th November 2015 the Housing and Planning Bill 2015-16 (‘the Bill’) reached the committee stage of the House of Lords.
Planning Dispute Over Hidden Castle
The High Court heard this week how a farmer who hid an illegally built four-bedroom castle behind a haystack has been told he faces jail unless he knocks it down.
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HM Land Registry is Going Digital
The Government has approved changes to the Land Registration Rules 2003 that will enable the HM Land Registry to continue its digital transformation.
Top Residential Property Solicitor Joins Leading Conveyancing Law Firm
BHW Solicitors has further boosted its conveyancing team with the appointment of a highly respected specialist residential property solicitor.
Compare the Conveyancer
As part of the Land Registry's customer care policy, the Registry has announced a new proposal to publish data which would reveal how well (and how badly) a conveyancer is performing in completing their Land Registry applications.
BHW Residential Now Offering No Move No Fee Guarantee
BHW Residential are pleased to announce the launch of a new No Move No Fee Guarantee. Unfortunately, there is a risk with every conveyancing transaction that it will not proceed, often through no fault of your own.
How to avoid 'Friday afternoon fraud'
We are all familiar with the threat of cybercrime. Unsurprisingly, the legal industry is a favourite target of fraudsters and criminals. Large sums of money are often transferred between clients, law firms, and banks or other lenders. Scammers prey on the trust between solicitors and their clients.