Current Vacancies at Guest Walker

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Sorry !  We currently have no vacancies, but please do keep checking back here …..

Broken Chain

Breaking up is hard to do……

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Many commercial leases contain break clauses allowing a landlord or a tenant to choose to end their lease early. A break may arise on specified dates or it may be exercisable at any time provided that the party exercising the break gives a minimum amount of notice. Exercising a break sounds simple enough but, in […]

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Protect your property from Fraud -NOW

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Property fraud is where someone pretends to be the owner of a property and effectively steals that property by taking the actual owners identity and either selling or mortgaging the property without the true owner’s knowledge. They pocket the money and disappear leaving the true owner to face the consequences. This type of fraud is […]

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Why probate?

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  Reports about the controversial plans to increase probate application fees payable after death have hit the headlines recently. They had been due to rise from £155 or £215 to up to £20,000 for some estates in England and Wales and critics have called this a tax on death. The general election has put paid […]

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Don’t give up the chance to claim tax relief – capital allowances

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The law relating to the tax relief available on capital allowances is complex, but it presents an opportunity for owners of non-residential freehold and long leasehold property to make significant tax savings. However, there is also a risk, especially from a buyer’s perspective where the property is being sold, that if capital allowances are not […]

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Help to Buy ISA bonus payments can only be used to complete the purchase of a house

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  The Government introduced Help to Buy ISAs to help first time buyers save for a home. The ISA works in the same way as traditional ISAs. However, provided you meet certain criteria, you can claim a bonus of 25% when closing the ISA account. The criteria to qualify for the bonus payment is as […]

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‘Spring is in the air’- time for a clear out, a fresh perspective and some serious life admin!

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  With spring upon us it’s hard not to notice the true beauty of York and its surroundings during this season of new beginnings. Speaking of new beginnings, as one of the newest members of the team here at Guest Walker things have really changed quite a bit in the past few months. Both myself […]

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Guest Walker & The DX

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Please note that Guest Walker are no longer on the DX. Please send all correspondence to our postal address: 12a Shambles, York, YO1 7LZ.