Land Registry | Mayo Wynne Baxter

How much to push a button?

As my many fans will know I am a Conveyancing Lawyer and what we frequently do obviously is pay off clients’ mortgages when they sell or re-mortgage. If I am honest we are only interested in the bottom line figure as this advises what we have to pay and provided that we send that much… Read the rest of this post (No Comments)

A round up of various things

As you may recall dear readers (and hello to my new readers in Australia) Mrs B and I went on our 2 center holiday which was not exactly my idea of fun but I collected several brownie points and can doubtless get away with some minor indiscretions for a while. I have of course been… Read the rest of this post (No Comments)

Jobsworth of the week award

Rant alert I have a complex matter, the title plans are in 4 titles and some are at one scale and some at another; and one uses a current Ordinance Survey and the rest do not.  Also, there is one title with 3 very small bits of land on it in wildly separate places but… Read the rest of this post (No Comments)

Survey madness

This is just a general venting as its been a tough day and I have just read a Land Registration consultation document. I love surveys partly, I guess, because I am opinionated and partly because I like to give answers that can screw up the statistics. There are, however, limits. Earlier this year, as our… Read the rest of this post (No Comments)

Unregistered land and flying freeholds

And now for something completely different – I have done some law! Not only that but it was ground breaking stuff. Following a Judicial Review last year, Land Registry (LR) have had to allow people to apply for amendments to adjoining owners titles if there has been an error made. I have done the first… Read the rest of this post (No Comments)