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.
We have responded to a DCLG and HM Treasury consultation on compulsory purchase system reform.
HMRC have deferred the planned start date for charging VAT on CON29 and CON29O searches
The content of the CON29DW has been updated to reflect changes to legislation impacting the water industry.
Land Registry has launched a consultation on the draft Local Land Charges Rules 2017.
The Bank of England has confirmed that the CHAPS payment system will be staying open later from 20 June.
We have responded to the Department for Communities and Local Government's technical consultation on the implementation of planning changes.
This practice note outlines the environmental liabilities that may arise when dealing with property transactions that involve contaminated land.
The purpose of this practice note is to alert you to the new guidance in relation to the CPRs and its implications for practice.
Around 5.2m (one-sixth) of properties in England are at risk of flooding. This practice note advises on flood searches and other means of investigation.
Our new practice note has advice for housing law and property practitioners representing landlords and tenants.
From the Property Section: Peter Rodd on management in conveyancing
An unmissable half-day event for property practitioners covering the important issues affecting modern property practice
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.
Our property community offers members access to CPD-accredited events, best practice and advice from specialist residential and commercial practitioners.
An unmissable day of topical conference sessions and interactive panel discussions, alongside valuable networking opportunities
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Useful specimen documents and forms for conveyancers.
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The Property Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.
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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