UK: HM Land Registry have developed a new digital mortgage service which enables borrowers to sign their property deed online.
UK: The government aims to ‘Inject Innovation’ into the home-buying process by seeking feedback on the current home buying process in their recent Call for Evidence.
UK: A look at why identifying client at the start of a transaction, in a way which can be relied upon by all others could speed up property transactions.
UK: Eddie Goldsmith, chairman of the Conveyancing Association, explains what the trade body’s priorities are for 2017 in improving the legal side of buying a home.
UK - Joe Reevy explains why cross-marketing is essential and gives advice on how attorneys can use it effectively to cultivate their clients now.
UK - The majority of members of the Conveyancing Association (CA) have voted to oppose the government’s proposals to move the Land Registry to the private sector.
UK - Conveyancers on both sides of a transaction are liable for the actions of a rogue seller who committed a £470,000 property fraud, the High Court has ruled.
New Zealand - a “Capped Conveyancing” insurance policy was recently launched which allows lawyers and their clients to better manage their risks in conveyancing.
UK - Over 2600 football pitches worth of environmentally assessed land have been lodged on the Landmark Register.