• New guidance on VAT on disbursements

  • HMRC gives guidance on applying SDLT to dwellings

  • PAS FAQ: replacing deeds lost in the post

  • The SRA’s new Standards and Regulations – are you prepared?

  • Building in safety

  • Law Commission confirms electronic signatures are legally valid

  • Library FAQ: licences to occupy residential property

  • 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

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Connecting the dots


Grania Langdon-Down looks at the current state of proptech – where and how it’s being used, how law firms can use it, and what it might mean for the future of property practice

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Catch 21

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Sarah Cummins and David Smith review the current law on section 21 notices and consider the future of the section 21 procedure, following the government’s recent proposal to abolish no-fault evictions

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New world


Major regulatory change is on the horizon this year. Michael Garson looks at what the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s new regime will mean for conveyancing practice, clients and the competitive environment

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Setting off


How can conveyancing solicitors turn one-off property transactions into fruitful, long-term relationships for their firm? Rachel Brushfield provides a beginner’s guide to cross-referring between practice areas.

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