Knowing the way the law works could stop you from getting into a tight spot with a tenant or buying a property with an extension that doesn’t meet building regulations. Make sure you know your legal rights and any new laws by taking a look at the articles below.

  • Property solicitor guide

    March 13, 2019

    What do property solicitors do? Here's a round-up of what they'll take care of when you're buying or selling a home.

  • Guide to the 3% Stamp Duty surcharge

    April 8, 2016

    If buying another property is on your agenda this year, you’ll need to factor in the Government's confusing 3% Stamp Duty surcharge. Here's what you need to know about the tax.

  • Student property guide: recent legislation

    October 27, 2014

    In order to protect tenants and ensure they are treated fairly, there are regulations that control how landlords behave. There are also rules and regulations that tenants must comply with too.

  • How to prevent and remove squatters

    September 2, 2014

    Squatters are every landlord's worst nightmare. So how do you avoid them and how do you remove them if they are already in?

  • Guide to being a landlord

    September 2, 2014

    Low interest rates on savings have forced more and more people to invest in bricks and mortar.

  • Guide to sharia law mortgages

    September 2, 2014

    Until recently, it was extremely difficult for all but the wealthiest Muslims living in Britain - those who could afford to purchase property outright - to own their own home.

  • Buying property in Scotland

    September 2, 2014

    Buying a property in Scotland for the first time may seem rather mysterious. The following guide will help explain the various procedures involved.

  • How to let a room in your house

    September 2, 2014

    Did you know that if you have a spare room in your property, you could make up to £4,250 a year tax-free from letting it out? PrimeLocation takes you through the steps.

  • Guide to buying property abroad

    October 26, 2007

    In an ideal world, the process of buying a property abroad would be a methodical and systematic business.