Conveyancing advice on moving house

Looking for information to help with your move? Read some of our conveyancing articles.

The top legal issues that happen before exchange

Exchange doesn't always happen when it's supposed to. There are lots of legal issues that can hold up a chain. Some are easy to rectify, others require patience and luck.

Legal, Buying a house, Selling a home, Conveyancing Process

10 things to do to get from exchange to completion

The final big milestone in buying a house is completion day, the day you get your keys to your new home! But there are steps you need to take before you get there.

Conveyancing Process

10 things to do to get to exchange

Exchange is an important step in any house purchase, legally transferring ownership of the home to you. But there are several steps you need to take before you get there.

Conveyancing Process

16 covenants you might find on the property you want to buy

Before you spend money on buying a home, it’s worth knowing the types of covenants you may come across and whether they will affect your use and enjoyment of your new home.

Legal, Buying a house

What is a property covenant?

The deed to your new property may refer to a covenant, but what exactly is it and what does it mean for you as a homeowner?

Legal, Buying a house

Should I staircase or overpay on my mortgage?

When you own a Shared Ownership property, you can staircase and gradually buy more of the house, or you could pay off your mortgage so that you only pay rent on the part of the house you do not own. But which option is the best?

Mortgages, Shared Ownership

What happens if my Shared Ownership property changes in value?

If Shared Ownership properties change in value, what does that mean for you?

Selling a home, Conveyancing Advice, Shared Ownership

Comparison of Help to Buy and Shared Ownership

Help to Buy and Shared Ownership – what's the difference and which is right for you?

Buying a house, Conveyancing Advice, First Time Buyer, Shared Ownership

Moving to Scotland from England

If you’re moving to Scotland from England, you will find that the property-buying process is slightly different.

Help and Advice, Scotland