Latest news at Fords Daly Legal

  • Property Market Resumes... 6/28/2020 8:19:50 PM

    As we begin an extremely busy period of marketing your lovely homes we have increased our requirements to protect the safety of both our clients and those looking to view their properties.    If you're looking to view please ensure you have your finance in place (ie a mortgage agreed in principle if you're obtaining finance). If you need information on local mortgage advisors please send us a message and we can provide you with recommendations ✅   If you have a home to sell pl

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  • First Time Buyer Update - November 2018 11/1/2018 10:40:08 PM

    First time buyers will be pleased to hear the news of the First Time Buyer (FTB) Relief which was introducted by the Scottish Government during the summer.  The FTB Relief introduced by the Scottish Government has effectively raised the threshold at which a first-time buyer would pay LBTT on from £145,000 to £175,000. The good news does not stop there as the FTB relief is extended to those who choose to purchase at above £175,000, with an up to £600 relief being app

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  • Important changes to Scottish Government shared equity schemes 12/18/2017 3:29:16 PM

      Great news!   For the first time, those who are 60+ will be able to access a range of home ownership schemes offered by the Scottish Government. These can remove the requirement for a mortgage contribution and make those aged 60+ a priority access group.    The availability of this crucial housing option is something that many of our clients may be suitable for, as it is an additional priority group for the Help to Buy scheme, LIFT Open Market Shared Equity Scheme and

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