Latest news

  • Changes to your website, magazine and e-newsletters

  • MHCLG consults on repeal of section 21

  • Law Society welcomes report on the regulation of property agents

  • New Conveyancing Protocol published

  • Property Ombudsman issues revised Codes of Practice

  • Meet our new Section supporter – Gazeal

The Law Society's Library and Practice Advice Service offer support and advice on legal practice and procedure, including through compiling FAQs

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Library FAQ: licences to occupy residential property


Precedent sources for licences to occupy residential property, from the Law Society Library.

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PAS FAQ: Changing terms of sale after auction


Can you alter harsh terms of sale agreed at auction? The Practice Advice Service explains what is involved in contracts made at auction.

All Recent FAQs

Latest Commentary

Kate Andrews

Virtual reality – rating valuations based on imaginary tenants


The estimated value of an unoccupied property can be based on the general demand for similar properties in the area.

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The revised Code for Completion by Post – what's changed?


Carl Brewin provides a personal perspective on some of the key changes in the revised code, and what they mean for both buyers’ and sellers’ solicitors

All Commentary

Property Section renewals

Benefits of Membership*

The Property Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The engagement programmes have been created in consultation with the Section Committee and run from November to November each year.

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The engagement programme is updated throughout the year and highlights our key areas of focus and the range of activities that will address these areas including: a conference, regional events, magazines, newletters and podcasts.

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