November 2017

  Buying a freehold In the UK, when you buy a new build house or flat, you will either be buying a leasehold or freehold. Most new flats these days are sold under a leasehold, which means you hold the property on behalf of the actual owner for a specified period of time. The majority[…]

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Letting agent fee ban The draft Bill to ban letting agents’ fees levied on tenants has been published today – it’s to be called the Tenants’ Fees Bill. A statement from the Department for Communities and Local Government this morning says the Bill will help millions of renters. Communities Secretary Sajid Javid says: “Tenants should[…]

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