Last year, the government introduced a stamp duty holiday in an attempt to keep the property market moving through the lockdown. The changes meant that some homebuyers were able to to benefit from a £500,000 tax-free threshold, up from £125,000...
The UK is now ranked as the third largest high net worth individuals (HNWIs) market in the world, only after the USA and Japan, with 45% of the UK’s network of HNWIs residing in London.
Stephensons’ team of highly experienced residential conveyancing solicitors have vast amounts of experience working with HNWIs, particularly in terms of property investments and buying and selling high value properties.
Historically, our high net worth clients have included numerous foreign individuals who have chosen to move to and invest in London for a number of reasons. Many HNWIs are not professionally involved in property or real estate. We understand that you may need thorough guidance and advice when purchasing residential or commercial property in London. We pride ourselves on having the expertise and knowledge to advise on multiple areas of residential and commercial property law in order to best service our clients. Furthermore, all our solicitors are well versed in planning, employment, construction and contentious matters that are regularly secondary to the main transactions in which we are involved.