Category: Affiliate Members News


Simplify selects CA affiliate member, LexisNexis Visualfiles, to leverage market advantage

CA Affiliate member, LexisNexis Enterprise Solutions, has today announced that the UK’s largest provider of conveyancing legal services, Simplify, has selected LexisNexis® Visualfiles™ as its group-wide software platform for case and legal process management.  Following a successful pilot, Simplify is now embarking on a phased roll-out of the solution. In February 2019, it was announced that […]


CA affiliate member, Groundsure, acquires Mining Searches UK

CA Affiliate member, Groundsure, the environmental search specialist providing property search solutions to the UK conveyancing market, has today announced the acquisition of Mining Searches UK, a specialist in historical mining risk. The combined business will have a compelling and broad product set, with geo-environmental experts and geospatial data scientists providing advice and information products […]


CA Affiliate member, Groundsure, announces new sponsorship with Women in Residential Property

CA Affiliate member, Groundsure, has announced it is one of the official sponsors for all Women In Residential Property events in 2020. Women in Residential Property (WIRP) hosts regular events for women who work throughout the residential property sector. It provides an informal environment for networking and sharing knowledge, with the aim of encouraging collaboration […]


CA Affiliate member, Groundsure, case study on environment risk context for lenders and purchasers

Background This case study provides an interesting example highlighting how timely and pragmatic Groundsure advice can help our customers achieve a substantially better outcome. Despite physical risks at the property being identified, it was not considered that these necessitated immediate or prioritised action. However, the perception of risk between the vendor and purchaser created a […]


Changes of heart are behind almost a third of sales that fall through, according to research by CA affiliate member, reallymoving

Two out of every three buyers and sellers have experienced a fall through in the last year Buyers and sellers changing their minds is the leading cause of sales falling through (29%) Problems identified on the survey is the second most common reason (17%) Two thirds (67%) of buyers and sellers support the idea of […]


The risk of carbon dioxide from shallow mine workings – blog from CA Affiliate member, Groundsure

Beginning in September 2018 a study was commissioned by the Scottish Government, and undertaken by consultancy RSK Stirling, to investigate the prevalence of carbon dioxide from disused mineral mines and the implications for residential buildings1. On 5th September 2019 the Scottish Government made the results of the study available. The investigation considered past incidents involving […]

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Christmas flooding and its effect on Groundwater – from CA affiliate member, Groundsure

The Friday before Christmas is one of the busiest travel days of the year as hundreds of thousands of people frantically try and return home with bags full of presents an...
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