Tag Archives: Conveyancing

Father Fends Off Son’s Claim to Half His Home – High Court Cautionary Tale

Those who don’t have big enough incomes to raise the mortgage finance they need to...

Thinking of Buying or Selling Land Without Legal Advice? Think Again!

Traps for the unwary lurk within many old title deeds and that is one reason...

Raising Cash on the Security of Your Home? Always See a Lawyer First

Many vulnerable people who fall into debt are tempted to raise cash on the security...

Restrictive Covenants Can Go Undetected – Use an Expert Conveyancer!

You need to be cautious of potential unexpected costs and restrictions when buying a residential...

Premature Contract Signature Proves Expensive

Karen Thompson, conveyancer in our property department at Watson Ramsbottom, looks at why signing a...

Significant Changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax Come into Force

The Chancellor George Osborne in the Autumn statement made a number of changes that will...

Benefits and pitfalls of buying reposessed properties

The attraction to purchase a repossessed property should always be considered carefully as the pitfalls...

Interested in buying at auction?

With all the interest in the media along with various television programmes revolving around auction...

Awards night celebration

Watson Ramsbottom marked the end of an eventful month for the firm with three Directors...