Sarah Newcombe is a Partner and heads the Residential Property department, having trained with the Firm. Sarah specialises in residential conveyancing and has experience of all kinds of property transactions including freehold, leasehold and re-mortgaging. Sarah has extensive experience in dealing with new build properties and has an in-depth knowledge of Help to Buy equity mortgages.
Waheeda Alli is a Solicitor in the Residential Property department. Waheeda has over 10 years’ experience in residential conveyancing work and specialises in dealing with new build properties and the Help to Buy Scheme. Waheeda also has vast experience in dealing with more complex transactions including equity release, transfers of equity, shared ownership properties and repossessions, as well as sales and purchases at auction.
Binita Thobhani is a member of the dedicated BHW New Build team, working as a Solicitor.
Emma Marston is a property solicitor and has extensive experience of all kinds of property transactions, specialising in residential development and new build. She has worked with many of the UK’s leading property developers on developments, including infrastructure agreements, management company set ups, acquisitions and technical site issues. In addition, Emma has knowledge of the Help to Buy scheme and has worked for shared ownership providers. Emma is also the Business Development Manager for the firm’s New Build team maintaining relationships with developers.
Jayne Concannon is a Conveyancing Assistant in the Residential Property Department.
Diane Woolley is a Conveyancing Assistant in the Residential Property Department.
Independent Review into the Build Out of Planning Permission into Homes
In the Autumn 2017 Budget, it was announced that an independent review into the build out of planning permission into homes would take place. The review is being conducted by Sir Oliver Letwin who has published a letter on the progress of his review.
HM Land Registry is Going Digital
The Government has approved changes to the Land Registration Rules 2003 that will enable the HM Land Registry to continue its digital transformation.
Top Residential Property Solicitor Joins Leading Conveyancing Law Firm
BHW Solicitors has further boosted its conveyancing team with the appointment of a highly respected specialist residential property solicitor.
Compare the Conveyancer
As part of the Land Registry's customer care policy, the Registry has announced a new proposal to publish data which would reveal how well (and how badly) a conveyancer is performing in completing their Land Registry applications.
All you need to know about the government-backed Help to Buy Scheme in our handy guide.
Buying and selling New Build properties can be confusing. Cut through the jargon with our helpful glossary.
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