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Why Should You Register Your Land?

Why Should You Register Your Land?

There are two land systems In England and Wales – registered land and unregistered land. If a piece of land and ownership of it is recorded on the Land Register it’s registered land. When a property gets registered, the title is “guaranteed” by the Land Registry. The Register is open to the public and can be accessed by anyone.

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Right To Buy – Discount Increased!

With effect from 2 April 2012  the maximum right to buy discount for council tenants has been increased to £75,000.

This constitutes a considerable change in policy by the present government. Previously, right to buy had become unattractive , by capping the amount of discounts according to location. In most of greater London for example the maximum discount was only £16,000. Read More

Right To Buy – Discount Increased!