New Rules relating to Property Managers and Letting Agents

  New Rules relating to Property Managers and Letting Agents Article written by Colin Jaque Partner in our Dispute Resolution department Little known provisions of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 came into force on 1st October 2014 under which all professional property managers and letting agents have to register under the Redress Scheme Order 2014.  […]

Jagdeep Kaur has joined the Dispute Resolution team at DWFM Beckman within the property litigation and insolvency team

Jagdeep Kaur has joined the Dispute Resolution team at DWFM Beckman within the property litigation and insolvency team   We are delighted to announce that Jagdeep Kaur has joined the Dispute Resolution team at DWFM Beckman within the property litigation and insolvency team. Jagdeep joins us from a specialist litigation firm in London and qualified […]

Technology and Law

Technology and Law Article Written by Matthew Stewart, Partner in our Property department. Cryptocurrency is very much in the news and most of us are aware of its massive fluctuations in value. But is it the future? A property was recently purchased for £350,000.00 using Bitcoins and a multi-million- pound property has been listed for Bitcoin […]

LANDLORDS  –  What is the EPC rating of your rental  properties?

  LANDLORDS – What is the EPC rating of your rental  properties? On 1st April 2018, the Minimum Energy Efficient Standards (MEES) will come into force. It will require both domestic and non-domestic properties to have a minimum EPC rating of E. Subject to certain requirements and exemptions: from 1 April 2018, landlords of  domestic […]

THE GOOSE THAT LAYS THE GOLDEN EGGS – Will your buildings insurer accept a claim?

THE GOOSE THAT LAYS THE GOLDEN EGGS  Will your buildings insurer accept a claim? Much to the detriment of many home owners, buildings insurance is rarely given much thought.  Unfortunately, it is not enough to take out buildings insurance and trust it will pay out in the event of damage.   This is ‘risky’ business.  Whilst […]