Conveyancing continues to undergo major changes. This course will look at the most important changes and their effect on those carrying out conveyancing work in Wales. In particular, ground rents are a cause for major concern and the Court of Appeal’s decision in Mishcon de Reya is of extreme importance.
Topics covered include:
Court of Appeal decision inMishcon de Reyaand its consequence
Law Society and Land Registry guidance on fraud and interim guidance in the light of Mishcon de Reya
Ground rent issues
Estate rentcharge issues in particular when reporting to lender
Japanese knotweed case law and its implications
Land Transaction Tax and additional dwellings including changes made by the Finance Act 2018