View more on these topics launches interactive legal service

Alun James will respond to emails on all legal aspects of property purchasing, conveyancing, joint ownership &#45 even shared ownership. The firm has been selected by FirstRungNow as it specialises in helping people, particularly key workers onto the property ladder.

It is able to offer advice on trust deeds, co-habitation agreements, tenancies in common &#45 anything to do with buying property with another party.

At, visitors can find out all about buying with friends &#45 the ideal way to capitalise on the current property market &#45 the obvious next step if you are already renting together and even find someone to buy with.


LIME fully authorised

Simon Hudson, chief executive of Tenet, says: “As a major player in this market and the first mortgage network to launch, this permission confirms the decision of hundreds of advisers to join LIME was the right one.” To prepare advisers for pending regulation LIME are hosting a series of industry-leading events over the coming weeks […]

SMS markets products from London Mortgage Company

LMC has also launched a 2% discount until December 31 2005, and a separate 1.75% discount until June 30 2006. Both special payment options are available on all of LMC&#39s current products. Kelvin Cooper, managing director of SMS, says: “This is a welcome addition to SMS&#39 broker armoury. It adds an extra dimension that extends […]

BuildStore wins accolade at National Business Awards for Scotland

BuildStore was one of five finalists in two categories – the e-business strategy of the year and the growth strategy of the year, for which it won first prize. The criteria for the award was based on the organization best able to demonstrate organic growth – rather than through merger or acquisition – that has […]

1.7 million homes at risk from flooding, warns RICS

It says that the effect of flooding risk on house prices is not solely related to the science-based predictions of researchers and government bodies, or even insurers, but more crucially linked to the perception of risk by locally based professionals and members of the public. The RICS report is based on the results of a […]


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