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New Stamp Duty Rules Explained


Thinking of Buying a Short Lease Flat?

Buying a short-lease flat? If you are thinking of buying a flat, one of your first questions should be ‘is it leasehold or freehold?’ Most flats are leasehold.  This means that instead of owning the property outright, you only have the...

Buying a Property - Why you need a Survey.

House buyers tempted to skimp on a survey should think again. One in five buyers who did not bother with a survey later uncovered serious faults in their property, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.  Steve Taylor, residential...

Your guide to conveyancing searches

For most of us, buying a home is one of the largest investments we will make. To protect your investment, Steve Taylor property expert with Malcolm C Foy & Co in Doncaster will carry out several conveyancing searches to ensure that your new home holds...