Most disputes regarding property ownership happen between unmarried couples or co-owners in a more general context. Here’s how thinking ahead now can prevent such (often [...]Read more How can we prevent legal disputes over jointly owned property? Preparation is key!
As co-owners of your new property, you will hold the legal title (this means the names which will appear on the Deeds) as “Joint Tenants”. However, the legal title does [...]Read more Joint Tenants or Tenants in Common- what is the difference?
New guidance from HM Courts and Tribunals Service has been issued today, confirming that the probate fee increase will not be introduced on 1st April 2019. The new fees will [...]Read more Probate Fee Hike: There’s Still Time!
It’s never too early…but it can be too late!Read more When do I need a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)?
What’s the difference between a Health and Welfare and a Property and Financial Affairs Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)?
There are two types of LPA: The Property and Financial Affairs LPA The Health and Welfare LPA Let’s take a look first at the Property and Financial Affairs LPA A Property and [...]Read more What’s the difference between a Health and Welfare and a Property and Financial Affairs Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)?
Currently, anyone applying for Probate will pay a flat rate of £155 (if using a solicitor). The impending Probate fee increase from April 2019 will mean that Estates worth [...]Read more Probate fee hike: act sooner rather than later
What is a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)? Here at Solomons Solicitors in Bournemouth, the questions about LPAs come thick and fast. It’s probably because of the make-up of [...]Read more What is a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)?
To celebrate our 10th Anniversary in 2019, Solomons Solicitors are pleased to introduce our new Charity Wills Scheme. We want to reward those of you who wish to support the [...]Read more Solomons Solicitors Charity Wills Scheme 2019