Conveyancing

A new norm will dawn

The future reality for firms is in stark contrast to the situation before the pandemic, as Viv Williams explains

03 Jun 2020

Keep calm, protect health

Sarah Dwight offers advice on how to approach conveyancing issues during the pandemic

02 Jun 2020

Guide to post-lockdown conveyancing unveiled

New guidance for conveyancers has been launched by the Law Society today as the sector resumes its work

29 May 2020

Conveyancers call for greater flexibility in furlough scheme

The Conveyancing Association and other industry bodies have called on the chancellor to enable greater flexibility in furlough arrangements 

27 May 2020

CLC seeks approval for revised accounts code

The Council for Licensed Conveyancers has applied to the Legal Services Board to permit a revised accounts code

26 May 2020

Woman in a man’s world

Back in the day when legal aid paid quickly, a female estate agent helped Marilyn Stowe get her firm off the ground

18 May 2020

House moves can resume if social distancing is observed

Conveyancing can resume from today but new guidance must be followed, the government has announced
 

13 May 2020

Mercury signings for land registration a ‘victory for common sense’

HM Land Registry has announced it will now accept Mercury signings for deeds and make identity verification easier during the covid-19 crisis

05 May 2020

CMA warns of risk to leasehold buyers' solicitors' duties

Residential solicitors have been warned by the competition watchdog that they risk compromising their professional duty when acting for leasehold buyers.

02 Mar 2020