30

Mar

Written by Helen Robinson

How to make sure your business premises are fit for purpose

If you’re leasing a commercial property, it is vital that the premises fits the needs of your business. It might seem an obvious requirement, yet the team at Commercial Matters are consistently contacted by people who find that their commercial lease is not fit for purpose. Carrying out checks on a commercial property Whether there…

07

Mar

Written by Helen Robinson

Why you need to know the asbestos regulations for your commercial property

If you’re the landlord or tenant of a commercial property, you could be responsible for the management of asbestos. Asbestos in non-domestic properties is covered by the Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2002. It is estimated that some form of asbestos exists in 4.4 million buildings in the UK. Due to serious health risks,…

10

Feb

Written by Helen Robinson

Is your business prepared for the risks of flooding?

In recent years, the North West has seen numerous examples of the devastating impact flooding can have on businesses and commercial property. This has led to the Know Your Flood Risk campaign launching a guide to flood resilience aimed specifically at businesses. The guide estimates that over 300,000 commercial properties in the UK are at…

18

Mar

Written by Helen Robinson

The costs of commercial conveyancing explained

The costs of commercial conveyancing explained

As every commercial conveyancing matter is different, providing ‘blanket fees’ for all matters is often extremely difficult. The type of commercial property and the circumstances of the purchaser can greatly affect the overall cost. Here at Commercial Matters, we’ll discuss the details of your purchase or sale before providing a clear-cut tailored to your individual…

14

Feb

Written by Helen Robinson

How to help the commercial conveyancing process move quickly

How to help the commercial conveyancing process move quickly

Whether you are selling or purchasing a commercial property it is safe to say that you will want the transaction to be completed as efficiently as possible. Delays can cause a great deal of frustration, so it is important to have experienced legal advice on your side. However, there are a number of ways you…