Hammond says scrapped stamp duty will encourage deposit saving

Hammond says scrapped stamp duty will encourage deposit saving

Chancellor Phillip Hammond has described the axing of stamp duty for first-time buyers as an incentive to save for house deposits. Though the chancellor has faced criticism over his policy, with some critics saying it will simply raise house prices, he has defended his plans. The policy means first-time buyers purchasing homes worth less than … Continued

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What is a lock-out agreement ?

Is a lock-out agreement worth having when selling your home?

Is a lock-out agreement worth having when selling your home? We do often get many clients who are unsure or want to know what is a lock-out agreement? Lock-out agreements are often drawn up when negotiations for a property sale start and are designed to ensure properties can’t be sold under potential buyers’ noses whilst … Continued

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Where does the money get sepnt when using a property solicitor

Where does the money get spent when using a conveyancing solicitor?

Where does the money get spent when using a conveyancing solicitor? At HS Lawyers, we are fully-equipped to provide the service that you need if you require a conveyancing solicitor. We are conveyancing specialists for sales purchases, lease extensions, transfers mortgages, freehold purchases, right-to-buy remortgages and shared ownership and can give you all the help … Continued

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tips for selling your home

Top 5 Tips For Selling Your Home

Top 5 tips for selling your home When you’re selling your home, it’s vital that you do everything in your power to give off the best first impression possible. Potential buyers need to be won over the moment they walk through your door, especially considering most would-be purchasers are likely to view several properties before … Continued

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