Blog

November 01, 2015

Make a Will in November and donate to charity

Have you thought about making a Will, but never got round to it? Putting your dying wishes in black and white is not complicated, nor expensive. Especially during November as McQueen Legal is participating in Will Aid. So instead of charging our usual fees, we are asking clients instead to make a voluntary donation to Will Aid.

November 01, 2015

Spiralling private sector rents could be a thing of the past

Radical new proposals are being discussed to cap rent increases in the private sector, impacting significantly on private landlords who would see their incomes slashed.

November 01, 2015

New builds v older properties

It’s a case of love them or hate them. Some people will only buy new builds and others won’t even consider them. To help you make that decision, have a look at our guide to the pros and cons of new builds versus traditional properties.

November 01, 2015

How to prepare your property for sale

Selling your property is a big deal and preparing it for sale can not only help you sell quicker, but also potentially increase the value of your property. With years of experience getting properties ready to market, and getting them sold as quickly as possible, here are our top tips.

August 18, 2015

Buy to let landlords face reduced tax breaks

Buy-to-let landlords will be hit by reduced tax breaks to be introduced in April 2017, according to changes announced by Chancellor George Osborne in last month’s Summer Budget.

August 18, 2015

What are asset protection trusts and why do the elderly need to be careful of these schemes?

Asset protection trusts, or property or estate preservation trusts, are often sold to elderly homeowners to protect their property against local authority charges should they have to go into residential care. As members of Solicitors for Older People Scotland, McQueen Legal explain the pitfalls of these schemes.

August 18, 2015

Are you just too busy to be able to source your ideal property?

Are you desperately seeking a new home but don’t have the time or are not in the position to source your ideal property yourself? Then McQueen Legal’s bespoke Property Finder Service is for you.

August 18, 2015

Fixed fee estate agency service launched

McQueen Legal have made things simple for you and introduced three transparent sales packages to choose from, with no hidden fees. So it’s now even easier and more affordable to get your property on to the market.

X

Thinking about selling?

FREE property valuation