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How does a Landlord evict a Tenant?

Stuart Long
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When it comes to evicting tenants, a landlord has several options, but which option a landlord will take depends on a variety of factors. The main two routes involve serving a Section 8 or 21 Notice on the tenant, but a landlord may be restricted to one...

Can you help?

Laura Manton
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Our fundraising has started for Charity for Kids! Each year Dawson Hart employees vote for a charity to focus their fundraising efforts on for the coming year and this year Charity for Kids won the vote! Charity for Kids is based in Hastings and Rother and...

Probate Fee Increase

Lisa Hills Tagg
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Probate fees (the court fee for obtaining a Grant of Probate) have increased to £273 for applications made from 26 January 2022. Under previous rules, the court fee for a grant of probate was £155 for an application made by a probate...

Proud to have supported Sussex Support Services

Laura Manton
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On Friday it gave me great pleasure to present Margaret Dode-Angel with a cheque for £4,522.78 for Sussex Support Services which provides day activities for older people in Uckfield. Margaret said "It has meant so much to our small organisation...

Congratulations to Lochana Gabrielsen

Lochana Gabrielsen
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Dawson Hart Solicitors are very pleased to announce the promotion of Lochana Gabrielsen to Director, specialising in Commercial Property. Lochana joined the firm four years ago as a Solicitor in the Commercial Property team and has been instrumental in the...

Disinheriting the Children

Elizabeth Shepperd
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Daniel Craig has become the latest in a line of celebrities to announce that he does not intend to leave his wealth to his children. He told Saga magazine “I don’t want to leave great sums to the next generation” and branded inheritance...

Forfeiting a commercial lease during COVID - 19

Lochana Gabrielsen
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Since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, significant restraints have been placed on commercial landlords' abilities to recover arrears of rents from their tenants. The Government introduced emergency legislation, the Coronavirus Act...

Our Charity of the Year 2022 is.....

Gemma Blizard
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And the Dawson Hart Charity of the Year 2022 is….. Charity for Kids! Each year Dawson Hart employees vote for a charity to focus their fundraising efforts on for the coming year and this year Charity for Kids won the vote! Charity for Kids is based...

A fantastic sum of money raised!

Laura Manton
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We are delighted to announce that we have raised over £4,250 for Sussex Support Services CIC who have been our charity of the year for the past two years. Sussex Support Services provides day activities for older people in East Sussex living with...

Fundraising News

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We were delighted to be able to support Sussex Support Service CIC as our charity of the year last year and because fundraising has been tough due to the lock-downs, we decided to continue to support them this year as well. Sussex Support Services provides...

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