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.
Recommendations and best practice guidelines for solicitors acting as executors or advising personal representatives administering an estate which may be insolvent.
I am acting for sellers in a conveyancing transaction and have exchanged contracts. The buyer has now unfortunately died and I must serve a notice to complete. Where do I serve the notice?
The Law Society's Housing Law Committee has submitted its views to the Welsh Government on its consultation on Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 - Fitness for human habitation.
People trying to get compensation after being hurt in road traffic accidents face a double whammy of having to mount a claim without legal representation or the support of medical experts, the Law Society of England and Wales warned.
HM Land Registry would like to know your views on Landlord/Management Company restrictions used to enforce covenants in leases.
A First-Tier Tribunal decision has assessed a firm as liable to pay VAT on search fees charged by a third party search agency.
Making clear and concise information available at the right time could speed up the entire home buying process, the Law Society of England and Wales argued today in response to a consultation by the Department for Communities and Local Government.
The Law Society has responded to the Department for Communities and Local Government Call for Evidence on improving the home buying and selling process.
The Law Society has responded to the Department of Communities and Local Government Call for Evidence on ‘protecting consumers in the lettings and managing agent market’.
The budget set out a number of changes to the SDLT regime. The changes will be made in the Finance Bill 2017-2018.
From the Property Section: Could commonhold be the future?
This fully updated edition provides a comprehensive range of checklists that follow the steps of a transaction. New edition now available.
From the Property Section: Peter Rodd on management in conveyancing
An unmissable day of topical conference sessions and interactive panel discussions, alongside valuable networking opportunities
Awarded to law firms that meet the required standards of technical expertise and client service in conveyancing with its CQS accreditation. Look out for it on Find a Solicitor search results.
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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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