The importance of due diligence procedure when purchasing a property as part of a company or business purchase.

Kulzinder Garcha - Trainee Solicitor

  At Edward Hands and Lewis our corporate and commercial property department handle numerous amounts of business and company purchases and work alongside each other to assist our clients with property transfers and all the due diligence involved. When purchasing the entire issued share capital of a company, you also become an owner of any… (read more)

What is a loan note?

Daniel Martin - Solicitor

A loan note is a legally binding document produced when money is borrowed. This is issued from the lender to the borrower and includes details of the loan and the terms and conditions that will be applied. Loan notes can be used in many situations as written proof of borrowing, for example, they can be… (read more)

Have you been gazumped?

Jenna Mistry - Trainee Solicitor

If the answer is yes we want to hear from you at EHL Harrow. Prices in London are continually increasing and it is become extremely common that many are being gazumped when purchasing properties. Here at EHL Harrow we want to help clients and understand the frustration that many of you are experience with gazumping…. (read more)

What is a personal guarantee?

Rik Pancholi-Associate Solicitor

A personal guarantee is a particular type of contract whereby one party, the “guarantor”, agrees to be liable for the obligations of another party, the “principal”. Generally speaking, the guarantee will be expressed to be in favour of a third party creditor. Usually, the obligation being guaranteed will be that the principal will repay the… (read more)