Lasting Powers of Attorney – What’s new?

In 2007 Lasting Powers of Attorney (“LPAs”) came into force replacing Enduring Powers of Attorney which existed at that time. The reason for replacing Enduring Powers of Attorney with LPAs was to try and prevent fraud and abuse of vulnerable people, to incorporate new checks and balances to prove that the donor had sufficient capacity,

The Government’s controversial Proposed Housing Bill and the ‘Right to Buy’

The Government’s proposed Housing Bill will give approximately 1.3million Housing Association Tenants the ‘Right to Buy’ their home. The Bill seeks to extend home ownership which forms a key part of the new legislative agenda for the Conservative Government. To fund this policy the Housing Bill will require Councils to sell their most valuable housing

Essential Landlord News Seminar: Post Election Rental Market Update / Insurance for Landlords / The Deregulation Act 2015

Date: Tuesday 9th June Time: 5.30pm Registration For A 6pm Start Venue: Double Tree Hilton, 2-8 Hanger Lane, Ealing W5 3HN Go View London, BJP Insurance Brokers Ltd. and Prince Evans Solicitors present a key event focusing on important updates for landlords. Lettings Director, Bryan Light, of established and pro-active estate agency GoView London, will

Free Seminar: Leaseholders’ Right to Manage and Directors’ Responsibilities

DATE:TUESDAY 2ND JUNE TIME: 5.30PM REGISTRATION FOR A 6PM START VENUE: EALING GOLF CLUB, PERIVALE LANE, GREENFORD UB6 8TS Leaseholders can find Freeholders and managing agents’ maintenance of their block or estate inefficient and expensive. They feel that they could organise the repairs and running of their block or estate more efficiently, cheaper and as

Free Seminar: An Essential Seminar on Housing and Leasehold Management for Social Housing landlords

Date: Wednesday 10th June Time: 3.30pm registration for a 4.00pm start Venue: British Library, St Pancras, London NW1 2DB Join Partner, Anthony Best, Partner, Jeremy Teall and Associate, Sharon Porter-Gayle – from Prince Evans’ Social Landlord Housing Team – for an expert and practical guide on the following important matters: Deregulation Act 2015 Since our

Property Fraud Alert

In recent years there has been an increased amount of property fraud. Sadly these include imposters purporting to be the property owner and benefiting from the sale proceeds, a co-owner selling property without the consent of their joint owner or a co-owner charging the property without the consent of their joint owner – the list