Relax. You’re in good hands
Book a free consultation now 0141 433 2626 From a mobile 0141 433 2626

Latest News From Complete Clarity Solicitors

The latest legal news & family, employment, personal injury and wills & succession law news from Complete Clarity Solicitors.
Emma King

Call for Evidence on Inheritance Tax

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has published a call for evidence and an on-line survey to gather information about people’s experience and perceptions of Inheritance Tax. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Many ‘Empty Nesters’ Choose Not to Downsize

Around 43% of adults whose children have ‘flown the nest’ intend to remain in the family home rather than downsize, new research from Bank of Scotland has revealed. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Tracking UK House Price Changes

The Office for National Statistics has published the latest UK House Price Index (UK HPI), which reveals the most recent house price changes across the country. 

Continue reading
Billy Smith

Disinherited Partner to Receive Share of Estate

In an interesting case from Wales, a judge in Cardiff’s High Court has taken the unusual step of overturning a deceased man’s will to award property and some money to his long-term partner, reports the Daily Mail

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Extension to Scotland’s Help to Buy Scheme

A scheme that helps people purchase a new-build home in Scotland without the need for a large deposit is to be extended beyond 2019. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Research Reveals Obstacles to Moving up the Property Ladder

Much has been written about the difficulties facing first time buyers as they strive to take the first step onto the property ladder, however new research has revealed that homeowners looking to move up to the second rung on the ladder are also experiencing problems. 

Continue reading
Emma King

Lack of Awareness of Cohabiters’ Rights

New research has revealed a lack of awareness amongst cohabiting couples of what their legal rights would be should their partner pass away. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Overseas Owners of Scottish Property

Registers of Scotland (RoS) has published an interesting report on properties owned or leased in Scotland by overseas companies and individuals. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Research Reveals Buying is Cheaper than Renting

New research from Bank of Scotland has revealed that first-time buyers in Scotland save £31,000 on average when buying their own home instead of renting. 

Continue reading
Billy Smith

Chancellor Requests Inheritance Tax Review

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has apparently written to the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to request that it carry out a review of Inheritance Tax (IHT) in the UK. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Rise in First-Time Buyer Numbers

There was a sharp rise in the number of first-time buyers entering the market in 2017, despite having to put down a deposit that is more than double what was required ten years ago. 

Continue reading
Complete Clarity Solicitors

Divorce - What About the Kids

What about the house? Who gets the car? In our new video, Complete Clarity outlines some of the most important questions that can arise – and indeed our family lawyers can help you to answer all of the main questions you may have when you are considering divorce, separation or dissolution of a civil partnership.

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Britain’s Most Expensive Streets

New research by Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Bank has revealed where the most expensive streets in Britain are currently located. 

Continue reading
Emma King

Millennials to Receive Inheritance Boom

A new report from the Resolution Foundation has revealed millennials are in line to receive the largest and most wide-reaching ‘inheritance boom’ of any post-war generation. However, this won’t come in time to solve their home ownership and wealth inequality woes. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

House Price Trends in 2018 Expected to be Similar to 2017

The latest House Price Index from Halifax has revealed that prices in the final quarter of 2017 (October – December) were 2.7% higher than in the same three months of the previous year. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Value of Privately Owned Housing Stock Reaches New High

New research by Halifax has revealed that the total value of privately owned UK housing stock has surpassed £6 trillion for the first time.  

Continue reading
Complete Clarity Solicitors

Seasons Greetings to our Valued Clients and Festive Opening Hours

Seasons greetings! As the holiday approaches we would like to take this opportunity to inform valued clients and potential new customers of our opening hours and Christmas activities.

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Increase in Scottish Property Sales Predicted

November’s edition of the UK Residential Market Survey from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) found that the UK housing market has remained flat at a headline level in the run up to Christmas. 

Continue reading
Billy Smith

Inheritance Tax Projections Increase

The news that HMRC is projected to receive more inheritance tax (IHT) than initially forecast over the next five years should ring alarm bells for people with estates that are likely to be valued over the IHT threshold. IHT planning should now be a fundamental part of estate planning for everyone in this situation. 

Continue reading
Karianne Falconer

Reports Give Insight into Property Market

The latest House Price Index from Halifax has revealed that UK house prices over the last three months (August-October) were 2.3% higher than in the previous three months (May-July). 

Continue reading
0141 433 2626
Complete Clarity Solicitors Glasgow, Scotland
Complete Clarity Solicitors Relax. You’re in good hands

Get in touchWe’re here to help

Please let us know your name.
Please let us know your email address.
Please let us know your phone number.
Please let us know your selection.
Please let us know your message.
Invalid captcha