No Claims Bonus

There has been a lot in the papers recently about the increase in the cost of insurance.  One of the effective tools to reduce...

Compensation for Accidents at work – Tips and Traps

During the recent builder’s holiday period I had a number of enquiries frompersons injured in accidents at work.  It might be useful to set...

Rental Properties – Do’s & Don’ts

On 1stJuly 2017 new standards were introduced under the Housing (Standards for Rented Houses) Regulations 2017to ensure that rental properties provide tenants with a...

The Central Credit Register

What is it? The Central Credit Register (CCR) is a secure mandatory national database of personal and credit information on loans. The register will be...

A Dog is a man’s best friend but……

As a nation there is no doubt we have a fondness for animals and in particular dogs but where there is a dog there...

A Guide to buying Property at Auction

Most people think that the main difference between purchasing a property at an auction and buying a property through a private purchase is that...

Tenants’ Tips and Traps – What You Need to Know

We cannot open a newspaper or switch on the six o’ clock news these days without a headline jumping out at us about the...

D.I.Y Enthusiasts –Beware!

Those  who  enjoy  doing  their  own  home  repairs  should  take  stock  of  a  recent  decision  of  the  Court  of  Appeal  reversing the  High  Court  ...

What to think about before making a will

A lot of people do not want to think about making a will as the prospect of considering what will happen on death is...

The Succession Game

While you will see many articles about the importance of making a will and the consequences of  so doing,   you will see fewer articles ...