In England and Wales, all land is owned by somebody. But how can you find out who owns a piece of land or property that isn't registered with us?
Buying and selling property
People sometimes ask us "How old is my house?", because they need this information to take out building insurance. Here are some things you can do to explore the age of a property.
Our Head of Customer Policy, Andrew Robertson, sets out how and why we are looking at opening up our conveyancer data.
Chief Executive and Chief Land Registrar, Graham Farrant, explains how our new Business Strategy sets the direction we will take over the next five years to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data.
In this guest blog, Rhys Lewis from the Office for National Statistics explains why there are revisions to UK House Price Index data and what's being done to make provisional estimates more accurate.
If you want official information about land and property in England or Wales, at the cheapest price, make sure you deal with the real HM Land Registry.
This month, users of the UK House Price Index had special reason to celebrate, as the second batch of service improvements went live. You can now enjoy enhanced navigation, more data and a transparent view of data revisions.
We look at a property fraud court case reported widely in the media and the steps you can take to protect your property.
Zara Banday, Partner in the Residential Property Department at Slater Heelis, talks about the conveyancing process and how to get the most for your money.
Adam Hookway, Customer Service Representative, talks us through what could happen to the family home in the event of a divorce.