When viewing a house, potential buyers are likely to have their eyes drawn to different fixtures and fittings that they’d either love to keep in place and/or wouldn’t dream of even thinking about having in their home. As the sale progresses, both buyers and sellers need to take proper account of these items – or […]
North East law firm Hay & Kilner is continuing to build its award-winning private client offering with the appointment of residential property specialist Claire Simmons. Claire has joined the Newcastle-headquartered firm as a partner and brings more than two decades’ experience of working with leading North East law firms to her new role. She holds […]
Following the UK’s departure from the EU and the end of the transition period at the end of 2020, how does EU law now operate in the UK? A limited range of EU law continues to apply in the UK under the terms of the withdrawal agreement, for example, in relation to citizens’ rights, separation […]
Twelve months after the introduction of new legislation relating to houses in multiple occupation, a reminder of the importance of complying with the law following a recent court case which saw a landlord charged £40,000 for failure to comply.