The Latest posts (Page 1 of 25) by Rocket Lawyer UK's blog, Everyday Law UK

What does the future hold for student property and HMOs?

HMO

Student property has long been a popular investment for many, but will harsh tax changes start to outweigh the attractive yields that the market has to offer?

Customer Stories – Meet Pickled Pepper Books

Customer Stories – Meet Pickled Pepper Books

Meet Pickled Pepper Books, a business Rocket Lawyer helped with a legal issue . Pickled Pepper Books is a specialist children’s bookshop, cafe and events space in Crouch End, North […]

6 important tips for student property and buy-to-let landlords

student property

September and January are the busiest months for landlords across the UK with an average of over 500,000 students going to university each year. Students are often looking to start […]

Everything You Need to Know About Cohabitation in 2019

cohabitation

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes…buying a house? Not necessarily in that order.

Lasting Power of Attorney: What is it and do I need one?

power of attorney

The number of individuals choosing to hand over control of their assets and affairs to a trusted attorney using a lasting power of attorney (LPA) has substantially risen in recent […]

Common landlord and tenant disputes and how to avoid them

tenancy

A positive relationship between a landlord and tenant can often be difficult to maintain due to opposing views, meaning disputes between both parties are becoming more common. Understanding the challenges […]

5 reasons why it’s worth conducting an asset search on a deceased estate during probate

probate

When a person dies, it’ll be necessary to go through probate to administer their estate and assets, but how do you know what assets they have? Here are 5 reasons […]

A guide to mirror wills – What are they and why are they important?

mirror wills

More than half of the UK adult population either choose to not have a will or simply don’t recognise the importance of one – but few realise the negative consequences […]

How do I make a will?

will

At Rocket Lawyer UK, we’ve helped to answer over 10,000 legal questions from our members since 2012. From doing some analysis we’ve managed to pick out some common issues that […]

You can’t have your gay cake and eat it too – UK Supreme Court rules

gay cake

Perhaps the most expensive cake in recent times is not Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding cake, or Prince William and Kate’s wedding cake back in 2014 (which reportedly cost £60,000). […]

Customer stories – Meet Vantage Leasing

customer

Meet Vantage Leasing, a Rocket Lawyer customer. We asked the Managing Director at Vantage Leasing about their experience with Rocket Lawyer to see what they thought. Here are their responses. […]

Can you write your will onto a blockchain? – Smart contracts

blockchain

Technology keeps evolving and changing. Emerging technology brings innovation and enhances our daily lives. In fact, it’s so innovative that it’s disrupting entire industries and changing the way we live. […]