News

There is always so much going on here at Sheldon Bosley Knight and we are delighted to share just a few of the news and events stories that we are currently involved in.
Biodiversity Offsetting – 27th Jan 2014

Sheldon Bosley has been monitoring the progress of the Biodiversity Offsetting Scheme Pilot.  Farmers and Developers will be interested in the outcome. Laura Gaydon MRICS FAAV writes. Summary of Scheme Biodiversity Offsetting allows Developers to...


Sheldon Bosley has been monitoring the progress of the Biodiversity Offsetting Scheme Pilot.  Farmers and Developers will be interested in the outcome. Laura Gaydon MRICS FAAV writes. Summary of Scheme Biodiversity Offsetting allows Developers to...

Green Deal Update

Update for Green Deal Loans Designed by the Government to improve the Energy Efficiency of the poor performing houses, The Green Deal has now given rise to reform.  A further £150m a year is being released from 2014 for the next 3 years.  This mo...


Update for Green Deal Loans Designed by the Government to improve the Energy Efficiency of the poor performing houses, The Green Deal has now given rise to reform.  A further £150m a year is being released from 2014 for the next 3 years.  This mo...

Fifth Annual Sheldon Bosley Quiz

Sheldon Bosley Quiz 2013 The fifth annual Sheldon Bosley Quiz night was held on Tuesday, 3rd December in the Shakespeare Centre in Stratford-upon-Avon with approximately 150 guests including fellow professionals and clients who were entertained b...


Sheldon Bosley Quiz 2013 The fifth annual Sheldon Bosley Quiz night was held on Tuesday, 3rd December in the Shakespeare Centre in Stratford-upon-Avon with approximately 150 guests including fellow professionals and clients who were entertained b...

CIL Update November 2013

CIL News In April and May of 2013 the Government undertook a consultation process to establish ways in which CIL can be reformed. Since being introduced in 2010 the scheme has fallen under some criticism, so in a bid to iron out any creases that ...


CIL News In April and May of 2013 the Government undertook a consultation process to establish ways in which CIL can be reformed. Since being introduced in 2010 the scheme has fallen under some criticism, so in a bid to iron out any creases that ...

Changing the face of the High Street

Hope to revitalise deteriorating High Streets After the publication of the Portas Review in 2011 and the Grimsy Review in 2013 it is hope that the extension of permitted development rights will make better use of unused buildings in town centres ...


Hope to revitalise deteriorating High Streets After the publication of the Portas Review in 2011 and the Grimsy Review in 2013 it is hope that the extension of permitted development rights will make better use of unused buildings in town centres ...

Help to Buy causing bubble

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has warned; The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has warned that a damaging property bubble is being made more likely by the Government’s Help to Buy (H2B) scheme. A report ...


The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has warned; The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has warned that a damaging property bubble is being made more likely by the Government’s Help to Buy (H2B) scheme. A report ...

Britons pay the most property tax

British households pay the highest property taxes New figures show that British households pay the highest property taxes in the developed world with the amount of stamp duty paid on the average house sale almost doubling since the peak of the la...


British households pay the highest property taxes New figures show that British households pay the highest property taxes in the developed world with the amount of stamp duty paid on the average house sale almost doubling since the peak of the la...

Nationwide: House prices have risen

House prices are 5.8% higher than this time last year Nationwide’s October House Price Index has revealed that house prices have risen 1% on September and are 5.8% higher than this time last year. The national average price of a house is now £173...


House prices are 5.8% higher than this time last year Nationwide’s October House Price Index has revealed that house prices have risen 1% on September and are 5.8% higher than this time last year. The national average price of a house is now £173...

Dont be caught out by Agricultural Waste Exemptions

Agricultural Waste Exemptions Many agricultural waste activities that commonly take place on your farm will need to be registered as an Agricultural Waste Exemption with the Environment Agency.  Any exceptions registered before the 6th April 2010...


Agricultural Waste Exemptions Many agricultural waste activities that commonly take place on your farm will need to be registered as an Agricultural Waste Exemption with the Environment Agency.  Any exceptions registered before the 6th April 2010...

CAP REFORM UPDATE

Some progress in the decision making for the CAP Reform………. Recent announcements have confirmed some progress in the decision making for the CAP Reform, however many details are still yet to be decided. The main agreed principle...


Some progress in the decision making for the CAP Reform………. Recent announcements have confirmed some progress in the decision making for the CAP Reform, however many details are still yet to be decided. The main agreed principle...

ARE YOU READY FOR A SEVERE WINTER?

With weather forecasters already predicting another severe winter, we look at ways in which your farming business can prepare for the severe weather, and identify any risks: Access to Livestock With remote areas at risk of being cut off by heavy ...


With weather forecasters already predicting another severe winter, we look at ways in which your farming business can prepare for the severe weather, and identify any risks: Access to Livestock With remote areas at risk of being cut off by heavy ...

Sheldon Bosley Sponsors Stratford Literary Festival

An Evening with Dan Snow at the Stratford Literary Fesitival If you listen to Dan Snow, the history guy off the telly, for even a short time it is clear to most of us that there is an awful lot we don’t know about what makes us, and indeed ...


An Evening with Dan Snow at the Stratford Literary Fesitival If you listen to Dan Snow, the history guy off the telly, for even a short time it is clear to most of us that there is an awful lot we don’t know about what makes us, and indeed ...