New guidance for conveyancers has been launched by the Law Society today as the sector resumes its work

New guidance for conveyancers has been launched by the Law Society today as the sector resumes its work.  

The guidance should help kickstart the housing market after a pause of many weeks because of the pandemic.

Buyers and sellers will, warns the guidance, find the process very different from what it was before the government took steps to restrict transactions.

As part of the incremental easing of lockdown restrictions, government announced plans on 13 May to reopen the housing market and issued cross-industry guidance.

Government said anyone can move house if they follow the guidance on moving home during the covid-19 outbreak.

This latest guidance, published today, is specifically for conveyancers ...

Nicola Laver
Editor
Solicitors Journal

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