Inside Disputes
Issue 6

Flood REcovery: from snowmen to sandbags

The bookmakers tore up white Christmas bets as the warm weather and Storms Eva and Frank led to severe flooding around the country.

The Council stripes back: verdict on Kensington property

An owner who painted the front of her property with red and white stripes has lost her appeal against the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea's notice to repaint the building white.

Stamp Duty Land Tax: the 3% surcharge for residential property

With effect from 1 April this year, the so-called "additional rate" of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) will come into force for purchases of residential property.

The Consumer Rights Act – does it affect property?

This new Act came into force on 1 October 2015. It has increased the protection for people purchasing consumer goods, and these changes have been well publicised in the media.