Conveyancing law update – Stoke

Date:
Venue: Stoke City FC, Bet365 Stadium, Stanley Matthews Way, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 4EG
Time: 08:45-13:30
Speaker: Richard Snape - Senior Lecturer in Law

 

Conveyancing Law Update presented by Richard Snape

Conveyancing continues to undergo major changes and the course will aim to look at the most important changes and their effect on the conveyancer. In particular, ground rents are a cause for major concern.  Topics covered include:

  • Recent identity fraud cases in the light of Mishcon de Reya Court of Appeal decision
  • Ground rent issues
  • Mortgagee guidance on ground rents
  • SDLT and additional dwellings:  latest guidance
  • Recent case law on rent charges
  • Recent case law on additional searches
  • The Money Laundering Regulations 2017
  • The Energy Act 2011 and the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards
  • Leasehold Dwellings Update including Service Charge liability in the light of Grenfell
  • Replacing septic tanks under the General Binding Rules
  • Mortgage Lender requirements
  • Service charge liability post Grenfell
  • SDLT and first time buyers.
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