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Cheap Easy jet flights, cheap...

Saturday 26 July 2014  / Ruth Montia

They’ve already turned their hands at air travel, vehicle transportation, exercise (and even pizza), and now Stelios Haji-Ioannou of EasyJet fame has founded his next venture, Easy Property.The serial entrepreneur, as he has come to be branded...

The Beatles ‘…will you still need me...

Friday 25 July 2014  / Ruth Montia

Well sometimes, it feels like you’re got the energy of a 34 year old when you start your conveyancing and feel like you’re 64 by the time your conveyancer finishes with you. Time can drag and drag and draaaaag. Delays are the curse of conveyancing....

Help! My phone is driving me mad.

Thursday 24 July 2014  / Ruth Montia

Ring. Ring. Ring.Your conveyancer looks up from their desk. Scans the room for a willing sacrifice to dull the incessant ringing. No takers.Ring. Ring. Ring.Resurfaces head from desk to check if situation has changed in the past 3 rings. That’s...

BBC…conveyancing fraud:

Wednesday 23 July 2014  / Ruth Montia

Fraud is not a word to be taken lightly and certainly not a word that a client would like to hear associated with their conveyancing file.Unfortunately BBC’s ‘The One Show’ raised the issue of Vendor Conveyancer Fraud for its viewers recently...

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I don’t like Mondays…or Fridays?

Saturday 28 June 2014  / Ruth Montia

Mondays are always hard. A long day ahead at the office with the realisation that the closest thing you have to the weekend is leftover's from yesterday's Sunday roast. Who can be blamed then for not wanting to swamped by the madness of the Monday telephone...

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Wimbledon Tennis Final? No, it’s the conveyancing final!

Sunday 22 June 2014  / Ruth Montia

When it comes to the sporting event of the property market, you can count the constant toing and froing of the telephone between the two-conveyancing solicitors equivalent of the Wimbledon final. That is the buyer’s solicitor and the vendor Solicitor.From...