Moving House during the Coronavirus Lockdown

Our Conveyancing teams across all 15 offices are still working and supporting our clients through the current unprecedented Coronavirus lockdown. Naturally, there are lots of concerns about what the current situation means for property transactions and we have answered some of the common questions we receive in this blog: What does the Government advise? Home moves into occupied properties are only permitted where contracts had been exchanged before the lockdown, and where it has not been possible for the parties involved to agree a deferral. Home moves into unoccupied properties can continue, subject to the following: The move must take account of the guidance currently in force from Public Health…