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The Leasehold Scandal and PPI
August 2017

In a recent column, I predicted that what was becoming known as the ‘new-build leasehold scandal’ was not going to go away anytime soon. Sure enough, the story has been hitting headlines again, with its very own Twitter hashtags – #leaseholdscandal and my favourite, #fleecehold. On the face of it, it was welcome news when…

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Rumble in the Property Jungle
July 2017

When you first meet me, possibly the last person you would think of is Muhammad Ali. I’m about half the size he was at my age, and I’m more likely to put on a pair of cufflinks than boxing gloves. But a major part of my job is to roll with the punches just like…

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In the Know – the insiders perspective to inheritance and property
June 2017

Winston Solicitors LLP and Alex Goldstein Property Consultants, in conjunction with Saint Michael’s Hospice, are hosting an evening dedicated to keeping you ‘In The Know’ when it comes to inheriting property. Join us for this fast paced insightful talk, which will be followed by a short insight into the valuable work being done by St Michael’s…

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Election Fever and Estate Agents – who gets your vote?
May 2017

Well here we go again! Yet another chance to exercise our democratic right is looming as we approach the date of the 2017 General Election. We’ve had Brexit and Trump, and now we get to vote on who we want to run our country. The results of those two major game-changing votes took everybody by…

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Client Service – it’s about going back to basics
April 2017

Something I value incredibly highly in business is integrity and client service. The yardstick I use to measure that is the transparency with which people operate. I have long said that if you put your clients at the forefront of everything you do, then clients will start coming your way. In this fast paced, algorithm-driven…

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