Summer Pool Parties: How to Liability-Proof Your Back Yard

July 9, 2013

Summer time is filled with outdoor activities, including the infamous “pool party.” There are probably few things more entertaining to do during in summer than invite a bunch of friends over for swimming and a BBQ. For many, the summer pool party has become tradition. Safety First It is always important to remember that as […]

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Legal Issues That Could Arise When Renting A Property

June 17, 2013

For many, signing on the dotted line for your first rental property is a key turning point of your life: having spent years relying on Mum and Dad for food, heating and a bed, you’ve finally made the decision to go it alone. Personally, I remember it well. I spent days scouring the estate agents […]

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Structural Failures and My Rights

March 11, 2013

Buildings, bridges, and roadways can become compromised for a variety of reasons and property owners are required to monitor those weaknesses and either repair the damage or notify any pertinent parties. When these structures fail the general public is exposed to the possibility of great disaster occurring at any moment.   According to Bottar Leone, personal […]

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Chinese Lettings Bureau Continues Success at Newcastle Firm

February 15, 2013

NEWCASTLE-based Walton Robinson appointed two members of staff last year to support its growing client base with the increase of the Chinese student community. The Chinese Lettings Bureau has been a success at the company who have now expanded into social media to reach both tenants and landlords with their full circle service. Alice Lam, […]

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What should I do if my planning application is refused?

January 8, 2013

If you believe  your planning application has been unfairly declined you may be able to make a planning permission appeal. Before you begin processing an appeal, take an opportunity to speak with one of your local authority planners to discuss why your planning application was refused. You may only need to modify your proposal slightly, […]

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