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    Landlord & Tenant

    RSL-LAW advises both landlords and tenants in relation to agreements for lease, leases, re-gearing of leases, lease renewals, assignments, authorised guarantee agreements, licences, rent deposits and surrenders. RSL-LAW also advise on a variety of potentially complex issues including: The interpretation of leases e.g.  rent review clauses and service charge provisions Tenant insolvency – rights and remedies Exercising break clauses Lease renewals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 together with any tactical considerations In our experience, the more you can agree in the heads of terms, the faster the transaction will proceed. By instructing a solicitor at the outset whilst negotiating the heads of terms they are better able to highlight any…

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    Property Finance: Assistance with Mortgage Arrangement

    Our experienced consultants will be happy to assist you with securing your mortgage whether you are buying a residential property or a business. Residential mortgage On average, to obtain a mortgage for a residential property might take between 8 and 12 weeks. You might need to provide: Proof of your UK residential address, such as utility bills and bank statements with your name and address on them Proof of earning capacity. This could be P60 forms, your last three months’ payslips, bank statements of your current account for the last three to six months, statements from your savings accounts, statement of two to three years’ accounts from an accountant if…

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    Property Management

    Many of our clients buy property with the view of letting it. In order to provide a full range of services, apart from conveyancing, we offer property management services including: Preparation of Tenancy Agreements Deposit collection and its placement in a government-backed tenancy deposit scheme Rent collection Tax payments from the collected rent Renovation/repairs arrangements Below, we offer a summary of the letting process, basic risks and taxation associated with it: Property letting process Tenancy Agreement To avoid any misunderstandings between a Landlord and a Tenant, you need to observe some legal formalities. Firsts of all, there has to be a Tenancy Agreement signed by the Landlord and the Tenant.…

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    Buying & Selling Real Estate – Conveyancing

    We are accredited by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA No. 591917) as Conveyancing Quality Scheme advisers. Whether you are buying a new home or an investment project or selling your property, our English qualified, experienced property solicitors will offer you a full range of legal services, including conveyancing services, advice on and assistance with residential and commercial leases, property finance and property tax, property management, advice on and assistance with resolution of any disputes between landlord and tenant. Below we offer a concise description of property purchase process, information about main types of property ownership in England and costs associated with a property purchase. PROPERTY PURCHASE – PROCESS All legal…