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  • Webinar success!

    17th April 2018

    We have recently branched out into the world of webinars. Adding to our extremely popular seminar events, we have now done two very well attended webinars on Environment Reports and GDPR. We still can’t work out how to provide a webinar lunch yet though! There will be mor ego come.
  • Our HMLR seminar from the speaker himself…

    17th January 2018

    After all the wonderful feedback from our over subscribed seminar last week, we thought you might like to hear how the day went from the angle of the speaker himself: Jamie Winch: “What, When & Where? On 10th January, I travelled down from Nottingham to Portsmouth to attend and present at a property seminar hosted by HW ...
  • HM Land Registry Seminar

    12th January 2018

    Our latest HM Land Registry Seminar went down extremely well with our clients yet again enjoying the opportunity to learn from and to interact fully with ourselves and the Land Registry. All the while, enjoying a sumptuous lunch and getting free CPD points.
  • A fantastic Conveyancing training experience for all!

    22nd September 2017

    We would all like to thank Andrea Waring, partner of “The Waring Partnership” for coming to see us and present a fantastic learning session for us all on her Conveyancing expertise  and how we fit into the whole process. It was a truly valuable exchange of knowledge and experience. Afterwards, Andrea said “it was a pleasure to ...
  • New Anti Money Laundering (AML) Regulations. Are you ready for 26th June?

    22nd June 2017

    ML: The European Money Laundering Directive (4th version) comes into force on 26th June 2017.   You can read all about the new regulations for AML searches by clicking here AML v4 EU4MLD Datasheet v1.2 To be fully compliant, simply get your ICO number to hand and select AML from your welcome screen.   Or click here: https://hwconveyancingsearches.co.uk/aml/
  • Chairmanship of national trade body

    18th November 2016

    Friday 18th November 2016. It is with extreme pride and pleasure that I can now announce that , yesterday, I was officially elected and appointed as Chairman-elect of IPSA, the national trade body for independent search companies. This is a huge honour for me,and comes after 29 years service, firstly as Local Land Charges Manager at a ...
  • HM Land Registry update

    25th October 2016

    Last week, I attended the National HM Land Registry Conference on their Local Land Charges project. As you all know, the Land Registry is embarking on the task of centralising all Local Land Charges registers into one central database. I would like to summarise the main points as follows: The task – is to centralise a ...
  • NEW REPORT – Mineral Extraction

    6th October 2016

    We are now providing fully comprehensive mineral extraction reports from Terrafirma. TerraSearch is a free check to see if the property may be affected. If the answer is NO, you may want a certificate of proof, TerraSearch Assure,  this is available for £10 plus VAT. If the answer identifies a risk, you are advised to order a TerraSearch ...
  • NEW REPORT – DevAssist

    6th October 2016

    We are very pleased to have joined forces with DevAssist to provide you with four new products on our price list. In their own section of the list, you will find DevAssess, DevCheck, DevAcquire and DevLondon. These can all be ordered directly from this website.
  • Portsmouth Council search fees rise

    13th July 2016

    As a result of the new CON29, Portsmouth City Council have increased their Council search fees with effect from 14/7/16. Their own  CON29 will be increased by £16 , resulting in a full Council Local Land Charges Search now costing £66, considerably more than HW who have not increased their fees for the extra work involved ...