The ten steps to buying a home

Unless you are lucky enough to have won or been given money to buy a house outright. You will need to save for a deposit and borrow money. Saving for a deposit Buyers are usually required to provide a deposit of 5% of the price of the property being purchased. If you are saving for a deposit it is…


Avoiding a director or shareholder dispute

Avoiding a director or shareholder disputeConflicts between directors or shareholders can arise for many reasons. When they do, it’s important to understand the legal rights of all parties and the options available as well as the consequences of allowing things to get worse. We look at how to avoid…


Inheritance Tax Changes - Now's the time to review your will

The Inheritance Tax (IHT) rules are going to be changing next month with the introduction of a new allowance, the RESIDENTIAL NIL RATE BAND (RNRB). Andrew Milburn, the Head of our Wills and Probate department, explains the changes, and offers an opinion on how it might work. The good news is that,…