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Ask the expert – Property FAQ’s with the experts at Dawson & Associates

Many aspects of owning a property can be confusing, and as your property is likely to be your most valuable asset, it’s understandable and advisable to approach all property matters with caution.With a wealth of experience in the property industry offering everything from property valuations to building surveys, the experts at Dawson & Associates have […]

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What is a party wall dispute and how do you settle one?

If you own a property, chances are you will have heard the term party wall. What you may be wondering, is what happens during a party wall dispute, and how you should go about finding a resolution for a party wall dispute? In England and Wales the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 has been set […]

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How gazumping crackdown could help to reform the UK’s property market

It’s a term that strikes fear in to the heart of many a homebuyer, but the UK government has confirmed they will implement a gazumping crackdown. For the unfamiliar, gazumping is the practice of outbidding a buyer who has made an offer on a property. Far from being just an inconvenience for potential buyers, gazumping […]

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Property market discussion: How is the current UK housing market affecting millennials and property?

There has been much in the news about millennials and property over recent months; from the abolishment of stamp duty in the Chancellor’s last budget for most first time buyers, to the suggestion millennials should stop buying avocados to afford to get on the property ladder. There’s no denying that many millennials are now facing […]

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Compensation Claims– what you need to know

You may be wondering what the term compensation claims covers – well fear not, because our team of property experts are here to help. Have you been denied quiet enjoyment of your property? Have you recently been subjected to works that have impacted your home life by either public or private bodies or their works? […]

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Theresa May urges property developers to build homes to tackle housing crisis

Prime Minister Theresa May has recently addressed the much publicised housing crisis affecting the country, particularly the young and those who are first time buyers. The PM spoke about how prices are being pushed upwards due to demand for housing far outweighing the supply and urged property developers to build homes. Mrs May noted that […]

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