16 May 2022Article

A guide to eviction proceedings

A landlord is entitled to an Eviction Order (possession of their premises) if there is a legal basis for the eviction, to the satisfaction of the Royal Court. Such reasons include:  expiry of a fixed term tenancy agreement; the end of a periodic tenancy agreement...

27 September 2021

Residential Property in England - Stamp Duty Land Tax changes from 1 October 2021

From the 1st October 2021 stamp duty rates are due to return to the levels which were in place prior to 8th July 2020. You can check the rates using the HMRC...

12 October 2020

English residential buy-to-let: an overview of legal and practical implications of granting an assured shorthold tenancy (AST)

Landlords should be aware that if certain hoops are not jumped through prior to the granting of an AST tenancy, it can affect their ability to recover possession. They need to ensure that all private rented sector regulation is...