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Probate Changes will Hit Region's Landowners & Farmers

Probate Changes will Hit Region's Landowners & Farmers

16th March 2017
Obtaining a Grant of Probate, or letters of administration if there is no will, is the process by which executors ... Read More

Latimer Hinks Welcomes Landmark Ruling as Charities Win Battle over Will Challenge

Latimer Hinks Welcomes Landmark Ruling as Charities Win Battle over Will Challenge

16th March 2017
The Supreme Court made a unanimous ruling to overturn a Court of Appeal decision to award a woman approximately £160,000 ... Read More

Taking the First Step onto the Property Ladder

Taking the First Step onto the Property Ladder

7th March 2017
It’s true that over the last two decades, the UK has seen the average age of the first time buyer ... Read More

Latimer Hinks and Age UK Aim to Raise Awareness of Scheme to Support Vulnerable People

Latimer Hinks and Age UK Aim to Raise Awareness of Scheme to Support Vulnerable People

2nd March 2017
Administered locally by Durham Constabulary, the Herbert Protocol encourages carers, families and friends, particularly of those suffering from dementia, to ... Read More

Another Look at the Housing White Paper

Another Look at the Housing White Paper

20th February 2017
Unveiled by Local Government Secretary Sajid Javid, the 104-page document outlined the Government’s proposals to give the housing market a ... Read More

Latimer Hinks Launches New-Look Farms & Estates Team for Rural Affairs

Latimer Hinks Launches New-Look Farms & Estates Team for Rural Affairs

9th February 2017
The Farms & Estates Team is led by Latimer Hinks’ Chief Executive, Anne Elliott, who is supported by a cohort ... Read More

Market Towns Attract a Premium

Market Towns Attract a Premium

6th February 2017
Research by Lloyds Bank, based on 2015 property prices, suggests that living in a market town can set you back, ... Read More

Ken Barlow's Plight Highlights the Importance of Living Wills and Health and Welfare Lasting Powers of Attorney

Ken Barlow's Plight Highlights the Importance of Living Wills and Health and Welfare Lasting Powers of Attorney

3rd February 2017
In a recent episode, Coronation Street stalwart Ken Barlow, who has previously suffered a stroke on the programme, confided in ... Read More

Property Department Success Leads to Promotions at Latimer Hinks Solicitors

Property Department Success Leads to Promotions at Latimer Hinks Solicitors

2nd February 2017
New figures from the property department at Latimer Hinks, which offers clients services covering agricultural, residential and commercial sales and ... Read More

What Lies Ahead for the Property Market

What Lies Ahead for the Property Market

30th January 2017
Although the celebration and indulgence of the festive break is behind us, the ramifications of a turbulent year in the ... Read More