Given the situation in the UK with regard to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), the Government is urging parties involved in home moving to adapt and be flexible, and to alter their usual processes.
Philip Taylor, Head of Residential Property with Pearsons & Ward, outlines the key points from the latest advice released on 26 March 2020.
Click here to read the Government announcement.
Buying and selling homes during this stay-at-home period
There is no need to pull out of a transaction, but we all need to ensure we are following guidance to stay at home and away from others at all times, including the specific measures for those who are presenting symptoms, self-isolating or shielding. Prioritising the health of individuals and the public must be the priority.
Moving into an empty property
Where the property…