What is an Authorised Guarantee Agreement (“AGA”)?

What is an Authorised Guarantee Agreement (“AGA”)?

If you are a tenant of a commercial property then at some point (especially if you have taken on a lease with a lengthy duration) you may need to look to transfer (assign) your lease to a third party, either due to you selling your business, retiring, or simply moving...
Thinking of buying a New Build? – Things to Consider

Thinking of buying a New Build? – Things to Consider

New Builds are a great option whether you are a first time buyer, a growing family, down or up sizing or just require a more low maintenance property. Here are some of our top tips to buying a new build home and some of the common pitfalls: The benefits Many people...
A Visit to St Leonards Hospice

A Visit to St Leonards Hospice

St Leonards Hospice are our charity of the year and I was delighted to spend the afternoon at the York Hub, getting to know what assistance the hospice offers.  As the name suggests St Leonards is a bricks & mortar hospice but as I learnt, so much more…. Not just...
Raffles: Are you hosting an illegal lottery?

Raffles: Are you hosting an illegal lottery?

You may have seen across our social media during the festive season we were hosting a charity raffle in aid of York Foodbank; however, did you know, that hosting a raffle such as this can require formal registration for it to be legal? The Gambling Act 2005 looks to...
Grief Awareness Week

Grief Awareness Week

Grief Awareness Week takes place from 2 – 8th December 2023 this year, organised by The Good Grief Trust. It’s aim is to raise awareness of the impact of grief and loss, and to highlight the range of services available across the UK to support those who have...
Pension Awareness Week 2023

Pension Awareness Week 2023

Every September, Pension Awareness Week helps to raise awareness of the importance of pensions and improve the financial well-being of people across the UK in their retirement. This year, Pension Awareness Week is running from Monday 11th September to Friday 15th...