Philippa Rudd - EDP Property Column. The 6 month rule

05 Feb 2016

I am a property developer. I recently purchased and renovated a property and now wish to sell the property on. My solicitor informs me that a buyer who requires a mortgage may not be able to obtain one, as I have not owned the property for six months yet. Why can a potential buyer not obtain a mortgage?

What to consider when making a Will

02 Feb 2016

Partner Michelle Collins, head of our Wills, Probate & Estate Planning team, takes a brief look at the things you need to consider if you want to make a Will.

Do you know your boundaries?

15 Jan 2016

Partner Philippa Rudd looks takes a look at property boundaries, both in relation to a property purchase and maintenance of fences or walls...

Philippa Rudd - EDP Property Column. Stamp duty changes

14 Jan 2016

I am a property investor and I am concerned about the changes announced in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement. I was hoping to buy a flat “off plan” for rentals soon. How will the changes affect landlords please?

Half price Lasting Powers of Attorney in January

05 Jan 2016

See our feature on Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) and Inheritance Tax as featured in the Eastern Daily Press - together with our Special Offer of 50% price reduction on LPAs in January.

Philippa Rudd - EDP Property Column. Deposits

07 Dec 2015

We have been saving for a house deposit; how much is actually required for a purchase?

Philippa Rudd - EDP Property Column. Gifting a share in property

09 Nov 2015

I have been with my partner for some time. We live together, but the house is in my sole name. We are not married. Please let me know the legal issues with transferring the property to our joint names.

Eastern Daily Press Feature on the Moveable Feast

29 Oct 2015

Read the Eastern Daily Press double page spread article about this year's Lloyd Addison's Moveable Feast in aid of Parkinson's UK.

Record breaking sum raised for Parkinson's UK at Moveable Feast

19 Oct 2015

We are delighted to announce that a record breaking £18,635.84 was raised for Parkinson's UK at this year's Moveable Feast, which the firm was proud to sponsor for a fifth consective year.

We are pleased to announce a new Partner

19 Oct 2015

We are pleased to announce that Chartered Legal Executive Rebecca Edwards has accepted the firm’s offer to become a partner.


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