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February 21 / Conveyancing

Protecting your property from fraud

Property is a high value asset – your property is probably the most valuable asset that you own. Because of its high value it is an attractive target to fraudsters, therefore it is important to protect it from this ever-increasing risk of property fraud

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September 5 / Conveyancing

Japanese Knotweed – what do you know?

You may already be aware of Japanese Knotweed, but did you know that this weed can cause serious damage to land and property

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May 23 / Conveyancing

Bank of Mum and Dad – Gifted Deposit

It is becoming more and more common for parents (and sometimes other family members) to give a helping hand to their loved ones, to get them onto the property ladder

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July 6 / Conveyancing

The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022

The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 is welcome news for leaseholders and those purchasing leasehold properties.

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March 5 / Conveyancing


It is positive news for buyers following the Government’s budget announcement.

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December 14 / Conveyancing

Maxwell Hodge – Managing Expectations – Stamp Duty Incentive

It may seem like many months away, but the current Stamp Duty Land Tax concession is due to expire on 31st March 2021, which will arrive quicker than you think.

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August 6 / Conveyancing

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors announce new Property Team Leader

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors are delighted to announce the appointment of Lisa Neary as their new Leader of the Property Team.

Lisa joined the company in October 2015.  She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, having qualified in October 2008.

Lisa is based at both Huyton and Woolton offices.  She has 18 years’ experience and specialises in all aspects of residential conveyancing, dealing with clients across the Huyton, Woolton and Kirkby branches of Maxwell Hodge.

On her appointment, Lisa said “I am very pleased and excited to be leading the property team.  Here at Maxwell Hodge we have a hardworking and dedicated team, who strive to provide the best for all our clients, both existing and new.  I am looking forward to helping develop the team and continue the excellent work which it currently provides.”

Simon Leyland, CEO of Maxwell Hodge said I am delighted that Lisa is now the Leader of our Property Team. She has proven to be a vital member of the Maxwell Hodge family, and an inspiration to her colleagues during this very challenging time.”

Denise Scoular, Director at Maxwell Hodge said Lisa’s appointment is well deserved. She is hard working and has worked tirelessly and is dedicated to providing a quality service to all Maxwell Hodge clients.”

October 19 / Conveyancing

Personal Guarantees and Business

We often get asked by clients about personal guarantees in business. They usually want to know if it will help their business get credit and what it means to be a guarantor. Some businesses cannot get loans or credit without a guarantor. So, what does this mean for your business or you personally?

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April 5 / Conveyancing

Budget Changes and Residential Property

From a purely property perspective, the 2017 Budget was hardly ground breaking and criticism would not be unfair when applied to the Budget as a whole. Changes that could affect the residential housing market were in truth few and far between.

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