A change in Probate procedure brings to an end a long history of swearing of Oaths by executors in order to prove Wills, and marks another step forward in the process to make Probate applications digital. Probate is an area of law which can generally be relied on to be unchanging from decade to decade. …
We act for many investors looking to acquire or dispose of residential property. These transactions will range from the purchase or sale of residential property portfolios, auction purchases, and an increasing number of buy-to-let investments.
On the purchase, we will advise you on all of the legal elements of the transaction, in particular the terms of any occupational leases or tenancies. We will attend the auction on your behalf if you require. We are panel solicitors for most of the major mortgage lenders and will act for them where necessary and instructed.
On the sale, we will prepare a comprehensive pre-sale bundle and attend to all of the usual formalities leading to exchange and completion.
Our tax team is always on hand and, where you think it desirable, we work closely with them to manage the fiscal elements of any particular transaction.