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And another thing … why are high street conveyancing Solicitors so expensive?

Sadly, the expensive overheads of the high street office presence of many Solicitors immediately puts them at a disadvantage when pricing work. This is especially significant in the South, where the effects of higher staff costs, office rental & building costs come into play. Gone are the old fashioned images of quill pens, men dressed […]

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Never been a better time to re-mortgage

With the Bank of England base rate at an all time low of 0.25% there has never been a better time to re-mortgage especially if you are paying a Standard Variable Rate (SVR). Banking industry estimates calculate that approximately 39% of borrowers (some 4.4 million) are currently languishing on SVR’s. Many lenders have adopted the […]

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Mortgage Approvals at a Three Year High

According to recent Bank of England figures, mortgage approvals are at a three year high, BBC News reports. In May 2013, 58,242 home loans were approved- up from 54,354 the previous month. These are the highest figures to have been reported since 2009. This is in striking contrast with the amount of money being lent […]

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UK Sees Launch of First 0% Mortgage

Competition between banks and building societies seeking to attract homebuyers with smaller deposits has led to the launch of the first ever 0% mortgage in the UK. Implemented by Leeds Building Society, this new mortgage gives borrowers the option to pay no interest at all for as long as six months, allowing them more freedom […]

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Choosing Your Mortgage in Uncertain Times

In an article published this month, the Telegraph reports that 1 in 5 Brits regret their house buying or feel that there was a crucial element of the sale that they overlooked. Whilst of course to err is human, when there are potentially hundreds of thousands of pounds at stake, mistakes can prove exceptionally costly […]

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The benefits of on-line conveyancing

Having dealt with numerous issues & exasperations that clients have voiced over the years, there are a number of key advantages of using an on-line conveyancing service, including:- * No unnecessary personal visits to Solicitor offices. * On-line conveyancing fees reflect the efficiency gains of electronic administration. * Clients benefit from the ability to monitor […]

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Energy saving incentives – it’s the law

Following the enactment of the Energy Bill, the Energy Act 2011 has now become law. The Act includes the provision & definitions of the Green Deal incentives to assist homeowners overcome the capital outlay of installing energy saving products. Details of the Energy Bill & Energy Act 2011 can be found at http://services.parliament.uk/bills/2010-11/energyhl.html Starting in […]

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