Overseas investors urged to act now amid property tax hike uncertainty

THE Government is to launch a consultation this month on whether it should impose an additional Stamp Duty Land

Demystifying complex planning laws surrounding listed buildings and their grounds

OUR Residential Property Manager and Yorkshire Post property correspondent, John Robson, has expert advice for homeowners living in the

Fire safety laws in the home and in the workplace back in the spotlight after Notre Dame inferno

THE blaze that engulfed the historic Notre Dame cathedral in Paris shook a nation, as the world watched on

Can we talk? Why solicitors and their human touch are least at risk from robot technology 

WE would all admit that the advances in technology we have witnessed over the past few decades have been fantastic. These innovations have changed the way we live, making our working lives easier and everything quicker. In particular, it has changed the way we communicate with each other. These days we use email and text messages to communicate, and with mobile phones we are always able to keep in touch no matter where we are. It is

Changes in the Regulations regarding Septic Tanks

Amended Government Legislation surrounding septic tanks and their previous rights to discharge into a soakaway or water course, for

Ever wondered why you have to provide so much ID to your solicitor? This is the reason …

IF you are buying or selling a property, be prepared to face tougher identity checks. The extra safeguards follow

Homebuyers beware – the Japanese knotweed invasion has started early this year

AS many unsuspecting homebuyers across Yorkshire have found out to their cost, Japanese knotweed can quickly turn the purchase

Taxing times for conveyancers and homebuyers as payment timescale cut

THE taxman requires buyers of property to submit a Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) return if the purchase price