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Jemma Blackstaffe

Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives
Jemma joined Osborne Morris & Morgan in January 2017, bringing over 17 years experience as a conveyancing solicitor. An Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives since March 2010, Jemma specialises in residential sales and purchases. Fully CQS trained and accredited, Jemma expertly guides her clients through each stage of the conveyancing process, ensuring a smooth and pleasant experience.
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03rd July 2024 | Conveyancing

Career Stories – Jemma Blackstaffe

Meet Jemma! Jemma qualified as an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in March 2010 and joined Osborne Morris & Morgan in January 2017. She works in our Conveyancing department and is skilled in dealing with residential...

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30th August 2023 | Conveyancing

Here’s how to speed up the Conveyancing process

If you are planning on moving home in 2024, you will likely want it all to happen as quickly as possible, so you can get into your new place. What can really take up time, though, is getting through all...

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12th June 2023 | Conveyancing

Top tips to finding the right Conveyancing Solicitor

Buying your own home is one of the most expensive purchases you’ll ever make. It can be daunting, and many people often ask themselves, “Can I really afford this?” Once you’ve found the right home, you’ll need to choose a...

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27th September 2022 | Conveyancing

50 Year Fixed Mortgage Rates for First-Time Buyers

We discuss a new type of 50-year fixed rate mortgage which may be arriving very soon for property buyers. Looking at how this could affect the market?

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06th May 2022 | Conveyancing

What do rising house prices mean for 1st-time buyers?

In the past year, everything seems to be going up, from energy and food bills to house and rental prices. We are all tightening our belts and finding different ways to minimise our outgoings. For buyers looking to buy their...

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19th July 2021 | Conveyancing

Missed the stamp duty holiday deadline? 5 options to help you with your property plans

The Stamp Duty Holiday introduced by the government over the pandemic period has made a substantial difference to the housing market. Since it was introduced in July 2020, house prices have soared at record levels, reflecting a massive demand.

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05th January 2021 | Conveyancing

Don’t let the pandemic stop you from moving in 2021

What options do you have for moving in the pandemic, what restrictions are there?

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11th November 2019 | Conveyancing

Things to consider when downsizing

If you are thinking of selling your home in order to downsize, it is likely that your furniture and possessions will not all fit into your new home. Before you declutter, consider these things.

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03rd September 2019 | Conveyancing

How long does it take to buy a house?

If you look it up online, you are likely to find widely varying estimates as to the time buying a house takes. So what are the various stages of the process, and what kind of time should you expect each to take?

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09th May 2019 | Conveyancing

Top 10 reasons for delays in the Conveyancing process

Thinking of buying or selling? Hold-ups can happen for a wide variety of reasons. We've listed ten of the most common reasons for delays in the Conveyancing process here...

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17th April 2019 | Conveyancing

Help to Buy scheme: how does it work?

Property prices have risen considerably faster than incomes. The government’s Help to Buy scheme consists of two main forms: Help to Buy loans and Help to Buy Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) to help first time buyers.

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21st February 2019 | Community & Events, Conveyancing, OM&M News

Local homeowners win competition

A young couple from Leighton Buzzard, have been chosen as the lucky winners of our ‘Happy New Home’ competition. Mr Jonathan Leung and his partner, Leah Ma, requested a Conveyancing quotation from our website last month, and in doing so,...

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