If you wake up to trespassers, what can you do?

What is trespassing? Save in some exceptional circumstances, if anyone enters onto a piece of land that does not belong to them without permission, they commit a trespass. Trespass can occur in a number of forms, from a trespassing structure to large groups of individuals. There is no need to show that any damage has been caused and it does…


Changes to powers of attorney may leave older and vulnerable at risk

Local solicitor warns changes to powers of attorney may leave older and vulnerable at risk Local solicitor, Bryony Wilmshurst from Cunningtons LLP issues warning following FCA’s call to turn lasting powers of attorney (LPAs) fully digital Proposals would remove the need for a physical ‘wet signature’ Solicitors say this could lead to a drastic increase in cases of financial abuse…


Buying Your Home: Finding a Conveyancing Solicitor

Why do you need a solicitor when you’re buying a house? You’ve had an offer accepted; you and the seller are both keen to get things moving as quickly as possible and there’s no real scope for argument. If you’re new to house buying, you may well be asking why anyone else needs to get involved. In theory at least,…


Buying Your Home: Tips For Negotiating Your Offer

There’s no rulebook for negotiating an offer for a home. However these tips might help! If you’ve found a great property that’s well within budget and is priced completely in line with similar property prices, there’s nothing wrong with offering the asking price.


Key Decisions: Finding Your New Home

Two key questions to start finding a new home … "How much can I afford?" "Where do I want to live?" These are the two most important questions that determine most people’s property search. There are other factors to consider …

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Cunningtons LLP in Great Square and Tofts Walk in Braintree, Essex, is the head office for Cunningtons Solicitors across the UK. Established in 1748, the Braintree head office in Great Square is still in its original offices. This amounts to almost 300 years of Experience and Tradition.

The Senior Partner at Cunningtons’ Braintree office is David Drake. Paul Fenton is the Joint Managing Partner. He, along with Johanna Withams are the residential conveyancing partners at the Braintree practice. They are supported by qualified Solicitors and Licenced Conveyancers.

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