Below are some links you may find useful

Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC)

For more information on Licensed Conveyancers’ what services they can offer and how they are governed, including a client guide and charter.

The Leasehold Advisory Services

Find useful guides here for advice on Extending your Lease, Buying your Freehold (Collective Enfranchisement), Shared Ownership Leases, The Right of First Refusal (when your landlord offers your freehold for sale) The Right to Manage your Building, Service Charges and other Issues when owning a flat, Living in Leasehold Flats and a Guide to how it works

The Leasehold Advisory Services

The online calculator is intended to provide a guide only to the premium you could expect to pay for renewing a lease. it cannot give you the actual costs nor is it intended for use in tribunal or court proceedings.
* Please note: This calculator cannot be used for leases with less than 60 years remaining.

Environment agency |

See what could potentially be in your back yard with the environment agencies postcode guide to flood risk and other environmental matters

HMRC Stamp Duty Tax-bands |

Check how much Stamp Duty Land Tax you will expect to pay based on the purchase price of your new property

Find your Council Tax band |

Find your Council Tax Band for your new property. Once you have the band code you can then access the Local Authority Website for the area to determine the annual cost.

Royal Mail redirection service |

You can arrange for the Royal mail redirection service online or in person at any post office although you will need to give approximately 3 weeks notice before your mail is redirected to your new address.