News & Insight

7th January 2020
Do I have to purchase searches when I am buying a house?

Matthew explains what searches you may need when buying a property and why.

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1st November 2019
An Elderly Parent and an Age Old Problem

This dispute may strike a familiar chord to many. That is, where an elderly and increasingly fragile parent is looked after by one child without their siblings pulling their weight.

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3rd September 2019
When a late claim isn’t late…and back again

Recent developments in the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975

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1st August 2019
Cowan v Foreman (2019) – Court of Appeal decision re late applications in claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975

The Court of Appeal considered whether a spouse, who has been generously provided for on a discretionary basis, would face difficulties raising a claim as having no reasonable prospects of success.

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31st July 2019
Our Fundraising Efforts in Warwick- By Your Side

Thomas Flavell and Sons Warwick office are supporting By Your Side as their Charity of the Year. By Your Side is a small charity supporting families in Coventry and Warwickshire with perinatal mental health.

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14th May 2019
Multiple Dwellings Relief

Multiple Dwellings Relief (MDR) is a form of tax relief brought in during the 2011 budget. Its initial aim was to encourage the growth of investment purchasers and since then it’s becoming more common in also everyday residential transactions.

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