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Qualified Assistant Forres

R & R Urquhart seeks to recruit a qualified assistant for their Forres Office.

The position would cover residential, commercial and rural conveyancing work.

Competitive salary ...

Vacancy: Executry Administrative Assistant

R & R Urquhart LLPExecutry Administrative AssistantAn exciting new full time post has been created in the Private Client Department of our Forres office and would ideally suit someone seeking to make ...

Divorce & Social Networking

Did you know Facebook is now mentioned in a third of all divorces cases? As social networking becomes increasingly more popular Facebook (and undoubtedly other social networking apps) are becoming a ...

How will I be affected by the new LBTT supplement?

From 1 April 2016, a new LBTT supplement will be charged on additional residential properties over 40 000. If you are buying a second property such as buy-to-let or a second home costing over 40 000, ...

Easier access to Justice – Court Reform in Scotland

The Court Reform (Scotland) Act 2014, which passed in October 2014, was a result of Lord Gills Scottish Civil Courts Review. The Gill review recommendations were published in 2009 and the Scottish ...

Easier Access to Justice – Court Reform in Scotland

The Court Reform (Scotland) Act 2014, which passed in October 2014, was a result of Lord Gills Scottish Civil Courts Review. The Gill review recommendations were published in 2009 and the Scottish ...

Land and Buildings Transaction Tax

Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) is a new tax on property transactions in Scotland, which will replace Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) in April 2015.

It is expected LBTT will take ...

The High Hedges (Scotland) Act 2013

The High Hedges (S) Act 2013 comes into force on 1 April 2014.

The objective of the Act is to provide owners and occupiers with a statutory means of resolving disputes ...

Rental Properties with Poor EPC Ratings to be Banned

Rented accommodation with poor energy ratings will be banned from the rental market in by 2018. Reactions have been mixed but with more pressure on tenant finances, energy efficiency of homes could ...

Calls mount to bin Scotland's version of Home Information Packs

Calls are mounting for the urgent reform of Home Reports the Scottish equivalent of Home Information Packs.

Estate Agency Today 3 July 2013

Tenant Information Packs

Tenant Information Packs Information for Landlords of Residential Properties

From 1 May 2013, all landlords who grant new assured or short assured tenancies have a duty ...

First time buyers get stamp duty boost

First time buyers applying for a mortgage with Halifax from today (Tuesday 30th April) will benefit from up to 2,500 cash back, with the lender covering the cost of Stamp Duty

The offer ...

The Law on Game and Agricultural Tenancies

Although not the most prominent aspect of agricultural tenancies to make the headlines of late, the law relating to game is nevertheless an area likely to affect many tenants across Scotland. ...

The power to protect your project

For the past decade, law firm R & R Urquhart LLP has been extensively involved in over 80 renewable energy projects across Scotland. With offices in Forres, Nairn and Inverness, the firms first ...

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