Easter Garden Trail 2022

Easter Garden Trail 2022

Toomey Legal are pleased to announce their Easter Garden Trail 2022. You MUST pre-book your space by the contact email. Limited spaces are available so book early to avoid disappointment. All participants will be entered into an additional Easter Prize Draw which will...
What is the problem with leaseholds?

What is the problem with leaseholds?

To answer that you first need to know: What is the difference between freehold and leasehold?    IF YOU OWN THE FREEHOLD, YOU OWN THE PROPERTY INDEFINITELY.   IF YOU OWN THE LEASEHOLD THEN EVENTUALLY THE LANDLORD WILL GET THE PROPERTY BACK.   The problems flow really...
What is Leasehold Property?

What is Leasehold Property?

There are two ways to own property: Freehold and Leasehold. A Freehold is when you own the property indefinitely, with Leasehold property you have the right to the property for only the length of the Lease. The Lease is granted by the Freeholder so when the Lease...
Understanding Stamp Duty

Understanding Stamp Duty

Many of you many know that Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is a tax payable when you buy property or land over a certain price. Stamp Duty was introduced in 1694 as a way to raise monies for war against France. SDLT has of course, changed quite substantially since then and...