Covers conveyancing and provides our latest advice and information on all matters relating to buying and selling residential property.
The conveyancing protocol is the Law Society’s preferred practice for residential conveyancing transactions. Members of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme are expected to follow the procedures for all freehold and leasehold conveyancing procedures.
The Conveyancing and Land Law Committee (CLLC) recently responded to the Law Commission’s call for evidence regarding commonhold.
Details of the Law Society interest rate as referred to in the Standard Conditions of Sale.
I act for a cash buyer in a conveyancing transaction and exchanged contracts last week. Unfortunately, my client has since died, and completion is due to take place next week. What should I do?
Our infographic shows the ongoing developments to improve the home buying and selling process.
The CON29M is a legal form that provides reports on coal mining information for conveyancing.
I act for clients in a conveyancing matter. The official copies show a charge in favour of the Law Society. Whom do I contact to get this discharged?
This practice note highlights a number of risks associated with such transactions in relation to illegal lotteries, fraud and money laundering. We recommend that you refer to this online version to stay up to date with changes.
The Insurance Distribution Directive is a new European directive that replaces the Insurance Mediation Directive. Firms carrying on insurance distribution activities will need to change the way they work.
We have prepared an interim informative and case summary following the Court of Appeal's judgment in Dreamvar.
The Law Society Housing Law Committee has responded to the Welsh Government’s consultation on the Regulations relating to safeguarding property in abandoned dwellings under the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016.
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From the Property Section: Could commonhold be the future?
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From the Property Section: Peter Rodd on management in conveyancing
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Useful specimen documents and forms for conveyancers.
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The Conveyancing and Land Law Committee is part of our Legal Affairs and Policy Board.
The committee reviews and promotes improvements in all branches of land law, conveyancing procedure and other related matters.
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