As of October 2014, there were approximately 10,000 claims of negligence in progress against conveyances arising from ‘Right to Buy’ purchases. As a result, the SRA indicated that when supervising conveyancing firms, it would look to identify potential right to buy claims.
Moreover, in England alone, the raising of the ‘Right to Buy’ discount has resulted in an increase in the number of tenants buying their council home. This number is likely to further increase when the qualifying period is reduced to 3 years.
During this course, experienced property lecturer Stephen Desmond will discuss the key factors which conveyances must take into account when acting for a client on a ‘Right to Buy’ purchase and will offer hints and tips which viewers can use when handling such matters in practice.
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