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Individuals, couples and families face worries and stress when it comes to the sale or purchase of a new home. We recognise that the coronavirus crisis has now added uncertainty and disruption to the mix, leaving many of you with questions - whether you have begun the process or are thinking about moving/selling.
On Monday 23 March Boris Johnson announced that he was placing the country into lockdown and that people would be allowed to leave home for the following four reasons: -
The announcement did not deal specifically with house moves although they clearly do not fall within the four circumstances detailed above. The government has subsequently issued specific guidance on house moves and a link to the guidance is below.
The effect of the guidance on the conveyancing process is as follows: -
We are continuing to monitor government guidance and will continue to work in accordance with such guidelines. We appreciate many of you will have questions. We remain committed to helping you and providing advice. Please contact Emma and the team on 01484 915 000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.