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 […]