Could Stamp Duty Land Tax be set to change once again?

The election of new Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, could lead to changes in the way we pay for Stamp Duty Land Tax on properties bought in England and Wales. Boris Johnson has suggested that he would support scrapping stamp duty for homes worth less than £500,000 and look at switching stamp duty liability from the…

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It’s a cracking time to get moving!

If you are thinking about hopping into a new home, the Easter Bank Holiday weekend is an eggccellent opportunity to begin or restart the house hunting process! Here at Farnworth Rose, we have a team of experienced conveyancers on hand to take care of all the legal aspects of your move. How can the conveyancers…

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Leasehold and freehold properties: What are main differences?

The conveyancing experts at Farnworth Rose are often queried by clients on numerous different aspects of the conveyancing department. One question in particular that is regularly raised by our clients is ‘what is the difference between freehold and leasehold properties? In our latest article the Farnworth Rose team have put together a detailed guide on…

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Could you buy your council home with the Right to Buy Scheme?

In recent years many people have taken advantage of the Right to Buy Scheme to help them purchase their council home at a lower price than the full market value. If you are planning on purchasing a Right to Buy property, it is important that you receive the right legal advice to help your transaction…

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