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The Leasehold and Freehold Reform Act 2024 has washed up. What does it mean?

On Friday 24th May 2024 the Leasehold and Freehold Reform Act 2024 (“LAFRA”) was given Royal Assent during what is known as the “wash up” and the last parliamentary session of Sunak’s Conservative Government. It follows the Law Commission’s consultation (which started in 2018) which recommended fundamental changes to the valuation methodology and the legal process with a view to making it cheaper and easier for leaseholders to extend their leases and buy their freeholds.

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Thoughts on the Flexible Working Bill from James Compton

The Flexible Working Bill is to be welcomed and we are already a proud advocate of flexible working.

Quite simply flexible working arrangements have been great for us. They bring so many benefits to the table: a positive work environment, happy employees and increased productivity levels.

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What do conveyancers do?

In the UK, conveyancers are legal professionals who specialise in the legal aspects of transferring property ownership from one person or entity to another. Their primary role is to manage the legal process of buying or selling real estate, ensuring that the transfer of property ownership is smooth and legally valid.

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