News, views, stories and advice from Middleton.

Meet Ben Horne, buying advisor, Hampshire and Wiltshire

9th March 2016

“I spent many summers in Dorset when growing up, and usually lived in Hampshire and Wiltshire between army tours, so I have a really deep, instinctive knowledge of this part of the country."

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Meet Adam Buxton, buying advisor Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds

11th February 2016

“One client last year said to me, ‘I don’t want to be more than ten minutes from Soho Farmhouse’ – the private members club near Chipping Norton, which has almost single-handedly extended the boundaries of the ‘Cotswolds’ further east.”

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Middleton Advice paper: How do I extend a freehold lease in the UK?

29th January 2016

With very few exceptions, leaseholders of flats are eligible to extend their lease by 90 years at zero ground rent, once they have owned a property for two years. The process is governed by statute, so it’s essential for leaseholders to get specialist legal and valuation advice.

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Meet Rupert Bradstock, non-executive chairman, Middleton Advisors

24th January 2016

When discussing Middleton, non-executive chairman, Rupert Bradstock glows like a proud headmaster talking about a pupil who’s just delivered a set of straight As.

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Middleton Advice paper: How do I get permission for a basement in London?

9th December 2015

There are plenty of good reasons to extend your existing property in London, rather than move. 

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Middleton Advice paper: How do leaseholds work in the UK?

9th November 2015

Most flats in the UK are held by their owners on a lease – a contract under which the leaseholder possesses the flat for a specified number of years, at the end of which it reverts back to the landlord.

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