Cohabitation: An Overview

Cohabiting partners are the fastest growing family type within the UK. The latest figures provided by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) advise cohabiting couple families in the UK have doubled in the last twenty years; from 1.5 million in 1996 to 3.3 million in 2016.

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International Women’s Day 2019

On this year’s International Women’s Day we consider the theme ‘Balance for Better’. While the gender gaps that are apparent across many areas of modern day life are not ‘news’ there is still a long way to go to reach a gender balance at all levels.

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National Apprenticeship Week 2019

As we enter National Apprenticeship Week 2019 (4th-8th March), we’re checking in with George Harrison, our apprentice currently working in the Personal Injury team, to see how he’s finding the experience eight months in.

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What is a transfer of equity

A transfer of equity can be a convenient way to transfer ownership of a property in circumstances where the usual sale and purchase process isn’t required.

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A guide to: Help to Buy ISAs

For several years first time buyers have been able to place savings for a house into a Help to Buy ISA and have the benefit of a 25% bonus from the Government. When the time comes to purchase the property many purchasers then have questions on what they need to do in order to receive this bonus.

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Visit to Beamont Collegiate Academy

We would like to thank the staff and pupils at Beamont Collegiate Academy for an insightful visit on the 22nd January (2019), allowing us to meet Year 10 pupils to discuss their career aspirations.

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