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Buying residential property – Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)

In the third of our series of articles about buying property in England, Residential Property Partner, Alison Treble explains your Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) liability both now while the nil rate band has been temporarily increased and after March 2021 when the stamp duty holiday ends. What is Stamp Duty Land Tax? (SDLT) Stamp…

Buying residential property – The process explained

In the second of our series of articles about buying property in England, Residential Property Partner, Alison Treble explains the process from start to end of purchasing a home. Purchasing property, whether freehold or leasehold will involve two main stages – Exchange of Contracts and Completion. On average the process of purchasing a property takes…

Buying residential property – Freehold & Leasehold explained

In the first of our series of articles about buying property in England, Residential Property Partner, Alison Treble explains the difference between freehold and leasehold and the implications for buyers. The term ‘conveyancing’ refers to the legal process of transferring the ownership of a property from one party to another. There are two common forms…

Welcome back to our offices

As we welcome clients back into our offices we understand that after a few months at home this might be a little daunting. Our ‘What to expect’ video, we hope, will answer any questions you may have and help put your mind at rest that your safety and that of our teams is our priority….

What does the stamp duty holiday mean for you?

  The chancellor last week announced a temporary holiday on stamp duty on the first £500,000 of all property sales in England and Northern Ireland. The tax threshold has been temporarily raised until 31 March 2021 to boost the property market and help buyers struggling because of the coronavirus crisis. Residential Property Partner, Alison Treble…

How will Covid-19 change the property industry?

  As today sees the housing market in England begin to reopen after seven weeks of lockdown, Residential Property Partner Alison Treble considers what life might look like on the other side of the pandemic for the property industry. A move to the country The acceptability of home working has undoubtedly been accelerated as a…

Preparing your house for sale

As the housing market in England is open and ready for business, we need the estimated half a million people who were looking to move prior to the crisis to start making plans to enable the industry to recover quickly. Residential Partner, Alison Treble discusses what you need in place to be ready to move:…

Buying and selling homes during Covid-19.

In our latest article, Alison Treble Residential Property Partner, explains the ‘new normal’ when it comes to buying and selling homes during Covid-19. The current Government advice is that people should delay moving to ensure that rules on social distancing and self-isolating can be adhered to. Residential Partner, Alison Treble, discusses the options are available to…

Meet the Property Team – A Q&A session with Alison Treble

On Friday 15th November we will be celebrating Bath’s dynamic property sector at the second annual Bath Property Awards, of which we are proud to be the headline sponsor. Property is important to us. From residential to commercial, from lease negotiations to first time buyers, our teams at Mogers Drewett have a wide variety of…

Meet our Property Team – A Q&A session with Richard Pike

On Friday 15th November we will be celebrating Bath’s dynamic property sector at the second annual Bath Property Awards, of which we are proud to be the headline sponsor. Property is important to us. From residential to commercial, from lease negotiations to first time buyers, our teams at Mogers Drewett have a wide variety of complementing…