It is anticipated that as lockdown restrictions ease, and particularly with children and young adults returning to education, cases of meningitis will start to rise.
At Anthony Collins Solicitors, not only do we want to provide the best advice to our clients, but the best possible service too. Part of this entails ensuring that our processes and systems are user-friendly and provide value for money.
Our latest addition is a subscription to AssetCore. With the largest social housing team in a law firm outside of London, and ranked as one of the top 3 legal advisers to Housing Associations on capital markets deals by Social Housing Magazine, our team is driven to complete charging and funding transactions within client timescales. AssetCore enables us to streamline our internal processes, providing an even more efficient service to clients and helping to meet those timescales.
Ranjit Bassey, Partner at Anthony Collins Solicitors, said “We are always looking for ways to help our Registered Provider clients manage their transactions in a more effective and streamlined way. AssetCore’s platform is a simple solution to a common problem and enables our clients to provide us with all of the necessary information promptly, avoiding unnecessary delays in charging projects.”
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To find out more about how we can help Registered Providers to manage their charging transactions, please contact Ranjit Bassey.
As we continue to emerge from lockdown measures and deal with local measures and the short and long term economic impact of Covid-19, local authorities will need to re-assess how services will be delivered for years to come.
The Government first announced plans for a shared ownership right to buy in October 2019. At the time the sector raised concerns about the impact the plans would have on housing associations ability to borrow. An election and a pandemic later the Government announced, during the CIH Housing Festival last week, the return of the right to shared ownership as part of its Affordable Homes Programme (AHP).
Two final pieces of the possession jigsaw have been published on 15 September 2020. Mr Justice Knowles’ working group on possession proceedings has issued its guidance on the “overall arrangements” for possession proceedings.
One change proposed by the Building Safety Bill is the introduction of a duty holder regime, which will see statutory responsibility for the safety of higher risk buildings placed on key individuals
Throughout this pandemic, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has been publishing various “Statements on Coronavirus” (Statements) which provide guidance on consumer rights during this time.
A recent increase in COVID-19 cases in the UK means new measures are being put in place in an effort to reduce the risk of a second wave. Whilst the impact of COVID-19 continues to be felt, it is important to remain focused on the sector’s road to recovery.
Sometimes half an hour at a conference gives you the reality that has been staring you in the face all along. That was my experience watching “Change is on the Horizon”
Following our recent e-briefing on Possession Notices, Helen Tucker and Emilie Pownall from our housing litigation team discuss the impact of the changes on social landlords.
Not only has the possession stay been extended until 20 September, the notice periods to be given to tenants has been extended in certain circumstances with some important exceptions.
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