Sarah Dwight offers advice on how to approach conveyancing issues during the pandemic

I thought that in my thirty years of practice, I had encountered everything in the conveyancing world. 

Think back thirty years and you will know how different the world was without the internet, mobile phones or emails. Not only have we had the introduction of these means of communication, but most practitioners will have encountered many unexpected occurrences, such as divorce or death, in a chain. But none of us has ever lived through the times we are now. 

Here are a few points to bear in mind: The government has advised that home buyers should, where possible, delay moving to a new house while the restricted movement measures are in place. There are logistical difficulties in that many removal companies ar...

Sarah Dwight

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