News and articles – Conveyancing — Buying and Selling Residential Property
It has been suggested that an expansion of the social housing stock could be the best solution for the housing shortage in the UK.
There is a certain level of hysteria about Japanese Knotweed in the UK, and from its description you can see why: it has no natural predators here, it is able to grow from a shard of stem the size of a fingernail and it can root down to three metres below ground and cause heavy damage to tarmac and concrete. Because of these traits it has been regulated in the UK and must not be planted or improperly disposed of. It is important to remember, however that it is not invulnerable and can be removed effectively with the right methods.