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If your business requirements have changed, and you need to get out of your current lease, a surrender can be an attractive option - as long as your landlord is willing to agree. Alternatively, your landlord may want the property back for redevelopment and approach...

From the outside, conveyancing seems simple. The estate agent sends over the Memorandum of Sale, your conveyancer receives the draft contract, orders the searches, reviews your mortgage offer, arranges a date for you to exchange and complete and away you go. We have all seen...

On day two of National Conveyancing week, we take a look at the ‘pre-exchange’ work that is carried out, once a conveyancer has been formally instructed by their client. Step 1 – Issuing the draft Contract pack The Contract Pack is prepared by the seller’s conveyancer and...

National Conveyancing Week is upon us and here at Rollasons, we wish to celebrate the wonderful work that is carried out by our amazing Conveyancing team, Jayne Kilsby, Emma Bateman, Rebecca Marmeliuc, and Lauren Quinn, as well as throw some light on what can be...

In the current financial climate, with interest rates high, the number of company and individual insolvencies are increasing. According to the Company Insolvency Statistics for October to December 2023 published by The Insolvency Service, in 2023 there was a total of 25,158 registered company insolvencies,...

Commercial tenants will know that the rent they pay is only one part of the overall cost of occupying their premises. A service charge is another significant cost and, unlike rent, it can fluctuate from year to year depending on what the landlord intends to...

Charities enjoy favourable tax status but must follow a range of statutory rules, and this includes obligations in regard to leasing premises and property transactions. The trustees must take care to follow the proper process if they want to sell or let their land or...

Rollasons Solicitors has expanded to Lutterworth. We are delighted to announce that as of 7th December 2023 Rollasons Solicitors LLP have merged with Melkerts Solicitors. Rollasons are a full-service law firm who were founded in Daventry and have served the people and business community of West...

Did Dracula leave a lot at stake when writing his Will or did he get his affairs in order? Halloween is the time of spooks and ghouls, ghost stories and tales of spirits stalking the earth. Included in the supernatural folklore associated with Halloween is the most...