Per the Solicitors Regulation Authority, a law firm’s status encompasses more than just the cost in choosing a conveyancer, with the largest-ever behavioral trial on price and decision-making in legal services.
The trial exposed that 6% of customers choose the cheapest solicitor, and 1% because for value for money.
Just under 75% of the public chose a conveyancer based on the suggestions of associates. Having said this, it is maintained by the SRA that the findings “underpin its transparency agenda”, highlighting data that consumers make better decisions when a firm’s website quotes their prices.
Using the Help to Buy and starter homes, it has been sworn by the government that they will be persisting to assist people in their but to buy their own home.
Fixing our broken housing market (launched 07/02/2017), states that the government is aiming to make it clear throughout the National Planning Policy Framework that for the households that are most in need of them, starter homes should be available.
Households with an income of, under £90,000 in London, and £80,000 elsewhere will be targeted
It has been suggested in data gathered through Freedom of Information (FOI), that out of the 32 London councils, 24 own 53,640 lock-up garages in the capital, and 41% of these are either empty on disrepair
Below are the percentages of their garages lying empty: