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17/04/19 - Ins and Outs of Lease Extensions - Frequently Asked Questions

If you own a leasehold property, you will be aware of the importance of the lease and its length. Here Holmes & Hills’ lease extension lawyer discusses some of the commonly asked questions regarding lease extensions.

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05/04/19 - No Sale No Fee Conveyancing, For a Stress-Free Move

Holmes & Hills conveyancing solicitors understand that today’s property market is full of potential challenges and pitfalls; unfortunately, not every sale goes smoothly. Rightmove’s ‘Little Blue Book’ states that the fall through rate on purchases has stayed at around 30% consistently since 2012. That is why we operate a no sale, no fee conveyancing policy*, so that nothing is lost should the purchase of your house fall through for any reason.

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06/03/19 - Right to Rent checks following the March 2019 High Court decision

Landlord & Tenant Law specialist, David Sodimu, discusses the High Court decision regarding Right to Rent checks determined in March 2019.

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26/02/19 - What does leasehold and freehold property ownership mean?

The two main forms of land tenure in the UK are leasehold and freehold. Within this article Holmes & Hills conveyancing solicitors discuss the key differences between the two different types of property ownership.

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12/01/19 - Moving home in 2019? Avoid paying for your conveyancing twice…

How to avoid paying for your conveyancing twice in 2019, with no sale, no fee conveyancing

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07/01/19 - Lease extension solicitors summarise call for increase in commonhold properties

Keeley Livingstone, Partner and Head of Residential Property Team discusses the increasing calls for expansion of the commonhold system for home ownership instead of leasehold ownership.

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15/11/18 - Questions raised over new lease extension proposals

Holmes & Hills Solicitors discuss the latest proposals regarding lease extensions.

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