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Building in safety

2019-09-16T13:30:00+01:00

Simon Lewis looks at developments on building safety following the Hackitt review and the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government’s consultation paper, Building a safer future: proposals for reform of the building safety regulatory system

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Law Commission confirms electronic signatures are legally valid

2019-09-10T15:12:00+01:00

Documents signed electronically have legal force, the Law Commission has said in an attempt to clear up lingering doubts.

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Changes to your website, magazine and e-newsletters

2019-07-29T00:00:00+01:00

This summer, we are making changes to the Property Section magazine, website and e-newsletters

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MHCLG consults on repeal of section 21

2019-07-26T12:09:00+01:00

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) has launched a consultation on implementing the government’s decision to remove Section 21 of the Housing Act 1988 and improving section 8 eviction grounds

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Law Society welcomes report on the regulation of property agents

2019-07-19T10:32:00+01:00

The Law Society has welcomed the Regulation of Property Agents: Working Group’s recommendation that property agencies should be regulated

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New Conveyancing Protocol published

2019-07-18T10:44:00+01:00

We have published the 2019 edition of our Conveyancing Protocol, which will take effect from 19 August

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