The Latest Obstacle for Landlords

From 1st April 2016 the amount of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) payable by you on the purchase of a second property whether this is a Buy to Let or a second home, increased by an additional 3%. If [...]

Record Year for the Property team

It has been another record breaking year for our property team. The new members to the department have certainly been kept busy with the work that we have been dealing with across Kirklees and [...]

Ridley & Hall Solicitors recognised at prestigious Law Society Excellence Awards

Ridley & Hall are delighted to announce that last night at the prestigious Law Society Excellence Awards 2016 we were awarded for excellence in business development as highly commended. The [...]

Community Asset Transfers – Something for Nothing?

Why are local authorities giving away buildings? Towns and villages across the country will have community buildings and land, which are intended for use by the wider community, whether it be [...]

Location, Location, Location

“Location, Location, Location” is the mantra for house-hunters, but new business owners are being urged to heed the message or face tough times ahead. That’s the warning from [...]

Changes To Recovery Of Commercial Rent Arrears

Changes to the way landlords can recover commercial rent arrears are due to come into effect on the 6 April. Distress or distraint has been around since the Magna Carta. It is a method by which a [...]

Ridley & Hall’s Pep-talk for Businesses

Bosses are being offered a free pep-talk to pep up their businesses in the latest new initiative from Huddersfield’s multi-award-winning law firm Ridley & Hall. The new Commercial Property [...]

Ridley & Hall’s Royle Seal of Approval

Huddersfield’s multi-award-winning law firm Ridley & Hall has pulled off another major coup by recruiting the vastly experienced John Royle to its Commercial department. John arrives at the [...]

Huddersfield Law Firm Starts 2014 on a Recruitment High

Winner of the Yorkshire Lawyer Awards 2013, Ridley & Hall, has started 2014 on a high with a variety of appointments and promotions across the organisation. Ruky Mahboob has been appointed as [...]