If your next-door neighbour is undertaking house renovations that include a party wall, what do you need to know?
The Royal Institution of British Architects (RIBA) has slammed the UK government’s planned changes to permitted development rights, which are due to come into force in September.
The Nationwide has announced it is to lower the minimum deposit required from first-time buyers to 10 per cent from 20 July.
Party walls are those that stand on the land of two or more property owners and can either be part of the building itself or be something like a garden wall.
As a landlord, it’s possible that at some point in the future you may have to make a dilapidations claim at or near the end of the lease term in question.