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Development proposals and your local authority search

Development proposals and your local authority search

When it comes to choosing a new home, your future surroundings can be as important as the building itself. But could somebody else’s development plans affect your property? Susan Ward, a residential conveyancing expert with Mooney Everett Solicitors in Ormskirk, looks at the planning and development information a local authority search will reveal, and offers […]

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A young family stand proudly outside their house. Mother and father are holding a young daughter and son , and smiling to camera.

The parent trap – who has parental responsibility?

Families now come in all shapes and sizes, and children may live with parents who are cohabiting, civil partners, married, separated or divorced. They may be part of a step-family, live with adoptive parents, grandparents, other relatives or a special guardian. If you have spent many years living with and developing a close bond with […]

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