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 Law Commission is consulting on proposals to make commonhold work across the property sector. Submit your views and help shape recommendations for reform.
HMRC are presenting a webinar to summarise and explain recent changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax announced in the 2018 budget.
We have responded to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government's consultation on implementing reforms to the leasehold system in England.
I act for the buyer in a conveyancing transaction. My firm always follows the Law Society Conveyancing Protocol, but the seller's solicitor is refusing to adopt it. Is the Protocol compulsory?
Our overview document summarises all property forms and identifies if/when you need to use them.
The Law Commission is seeking views on proposals to reform the law of enfranchisement designed to benefit leaseholders of houses and flats.
The Law Society has reminded the profession that new SRA rules mean firms must publish a range of price and service information by 6 December.
The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government is consulting on proposals aimed at tackling unfair practices in the leasehold market.
This practice note describes the new SRA Transparency Rules and offers support to solicitors in deciding how to comply with the new Rules.
A number of new measures relating to Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) were announced by the Chancellor for the Autumn 2018 Budget.
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Available to pre-order now, the latest edition of the Law Society's Conveyancing Protocol.
A trusted first port of call for thousands of conveyancers. New edition now available to order.
This handy guide summarises the key property forms and includes helpful annotations and practical guidance.
This unique new book examines the specific issues that may arise at different stages in the acquisition and conveyance of land
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Useful specimen documents and forms for conveyancers.
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