Family law is undergoing a significant amount of change; the reduction of legal aid, the change in the family court system and many other changes to the process and forms. The reduction in family law legal aid has meant that many choose to represent themselves and many others choose to go down the DIY divorce
As residential property management continues to be more regulated, many landlord clients are seeking to diversify their portfolios and invest in commercial property, particulars with current rate of returns. The principle advantages of commercial property are: 1. You can exclude by agreement a tenant’s security of tenure. This is not possible with residential property; 2.
Immigration check rules are still being piloted in the Midlands where a landlord must make checks on a prospective tenant’s immigration status, if they fail to do so then action can be taken against them for renting a property to an illegal immigrant. Under the scheme if a landlord breaches the rules the fine is