New forms to drive better upfront information

A row of houses

New forms to drive better upfront information The Conveyancing Association, The Law Society, CILEX, and the Society of Licenced Conveyancers have given their backing to new versions of LPE1, LPE2 and FME1 forms, which are to be launched from 11th January 2022 Fourteen trade and representative bodies from across the legal, surveying, estate agency and […]

Payment diversion fraud: conveyancing

Payment diversion fraud: conveyancing Criminals are actively targeting property purchases, with the aim of tricking you into transferring them your house deposit and/or the balance of purchase monies to them. This is known as Payment Diversion Fraud. These schemes can be highly sophisticated, and almost always involve the criminals pretending to be your lawyer in […]

Property Information Form (TA6) changes trialed by The Law Society

Changes to property information form

The Law Society proposes changes to the TA6 Digitising the conveyancing process for a post pandemic world What is a Property Information form? A TA6 form or the Property Information Form is a key part of the conveyancing process for both buyers and sellers. An important protocol usually sent by the Solicitor, in essence a […]