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    Our family team will be there to support
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    Our residential and commercial property
    team can help you avoid the pitfalls

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    Our personal injury team can help you get
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    Our business and employment team
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    Our wills and probate team take pride in
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    We have been writing wills for over 100 years.

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Help us in the fight against Dementia

Come and join us in the fight against dementia this Thursday & raise funds for #thealzheimerssociety for a nationwide Cupcake Day. 

We will be hosting a Lasting Power of Attorney drop in sessions throughout the day from 9am-3pm at both offices. No appointments will be necessary. Anybody who attends the drop in session that day and makes a Lasting Power of Attorney will receive 20% off our fees, not including disbursements. So come along and join us to fight Dementia together!

Mortons Law Converts to Limited Company Status

Mortons Law have the pleasure of announcing that the Solicitors Regulation Authority have authorised a change in structure and entity of the company to an Alternative Business Structure (ABS). In common with many other law firms, Mortons Solicitors has converted from a Partnership to a Limited Company.

Growth in the property market.....

News is now in for March 2017 from HM Land Registry and includes details of over 96500 residential and commercial land and property sales in England & Wales.  

March showed a steady increase from February in applications with HM Land Registry up by 12,331 with 96,565 applications lodged for registration:

  • 67,893 were freehold

  • 14,849 were newly built

  • 33,024 sales took place in March 2017

  • 510 were residential sales in March 2017 in England and Wales for £1 million and over

  • 305 were residential sales in March 2017 in London for £1 million and over

The most expensive residential sale in March 2017 was of a terraced property in the London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea for £11,250,000. The cheapest residential sales in March 2017 were of a terraced property in Blyth, Northumberland and a flat in Weymouth, Dorset each for £10,000.


Information taken from HMLR - https://www.gov.uk/government/news/march-2017-price-paid-data 

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