24 February 2020

Helen Marsh quoted in MailOnline on buying a new property in 2020

Residential Property partner, Helen Marsh, comments on buying a new property in 2020 in the MailOnline.

As confidence returns to the property market following Brexit and last year's election, the article, entitled 'Buying a new property in 2020? Six potential traps to watch out for if you're moving home this year', highlights common pitfalls to dodge when buying a new home, and specifically if you're buying a freehold property:

  • Always get a survey done
  • Stamp duty
  • The legal title
  • Access
  • Cash purchase or mortgage?
  • Fraud

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