News

15th december 2021

What is licensing being introduced in the Private Rental Sector?

by Panicos Loizides

What are the different licence types?

What is a household?

Why do Local Authorities license properties?

What are the penalties?

What is the cost?

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1st September 2020

What are the new regulations concerning the Use Classes Order?

By Panicos Loizides

The regulations revoked Part A and Part D of the Schedule which relate to Use Classes A1 (shops), A2 (Financial and professional services), A3 (Restaurants and Cafes) and D1 (Non-residential institutions), D2 (Assembly and leisure).

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9th July 2020

Is calculating the premium of a lease extension a straight-forward matter?

By Panicos Loizides

Under the Leasehold Reform Act 1993, a qualifying lessee is entitled to a 90-year extension subject to a premium payable to the competent landlord.

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15th June 2020

COVID-19 inspection procedures

By Achilleas Pilides

Quest Property Consultants has updated its procedures and protocol for inspections in line with the RICS and government guidelines.

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16th March 2020

COVID19 Update

By Panicos Loizides

We would like to assure our clients that Quest is adhering to all government guidelines, taking as many preventative measures as possible, and encouraging our employees to work remotely.

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14th October 2019

Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners

By Achilleas Pilides

As of last July, Quest Property Consultants is a full member of the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (www.alep.org.uk).

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10th October 2019

Non-resident Capital Gains Tax

By Achilleas Pilides

From April 2019 non-UK investors, foreign companies, overseas trusts and JPUTs (Jersey Property Unit Trusts) are liable to Capital Gains Tax (CGT) from investing in UK commercial property.

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8th March 2019

We have moved

By Achilleas Pilides

With effect from 11th February 2019 you will find us at our new offices in Bloomsbury.

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