‘Stamp duty’ – a simple guide

In our blog post ‘Moving home and conveyancing – a beginner’s guide’ , we outlined how your solicitor will be able to file your Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) return and pay the tax to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) on your behalf, adding the amount to his or her... read more

Making a will: how to avoid causing distress

One of the many good reasons to make a will as soon as possible is for the peace of mind you will then enjoy. You’ll be able to relax knowing you have done everything you can to secure a prosperous long-term future for your loved ones. Sadly, however, life and death... read more

Moving home and conveyancing – a beginner’s guide

If you’re about to buy your first home, you might well be planning to hire a solicitor for the first time too. And, understandably, you could be feeling nervous. The legal world can be a daunting place for newcomers, full of strange jargon, incomprehensible clauses... read more