This article was first published in City AM, Friday 17 November 2017
An important question for this tricky residential market. Uncertainty stemming from Brexit and various tax changes in recent years has meant transactions are taking longer to go through. The Government very recently announced it wants to streamline buying and selling residential properties. At present, they are consulting those involved in the process to find ways to make it cheaper, faster and less stressful.
Here are some practical tips to help with the sale of your property:
While the above are examples of delays solicitors often come across, purchasers will also be required to get their affairs in order to ensure the transaction runs smoothly.