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Details of property sales online

Househunters now have unlimited access to details of properties that have been sold across the UK in the past 12 months when searching for a property on primemove.com.

Consumers can make comparative price checks using the official Land Registry sold figures to ensure a house is correctly valued.

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Guide: how to… audit your auto-enrolment scheme compliance

As the Pensions Regulator starts to bare its teeth and the changes mentioned in the Budget and Queen’s Speech start to come into force, it is essential that you understand your scheme and the processes you need to undertake to ensure it remains compliant. Our second re-enrolment guide looks at how to audit the key areas of your auto-enrolment scheme.

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