1860s property records released

1862 registers

Land Registry has today (31 March 2014), released details of the first properties registered under the Land Registry Act 1862. Anyone researching a family tree or tracing the history of a property can view or download almost 2,000 records free of charge from Land Registry’s website.

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Hack to school

As part of the Education Open Data Challenge, Land Registry was asked to provide an overview of our open data to teams at a Creation Weekend.

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The perfect recipe for an AP1

The AP1 is most often used when applying to register changes to the register such as a new ownership or a mortgage. While too many cooks can spoil things we would always suggest seeking legal advice, but if you wanted to for example add/remove a partner’s name to the ownership you could complete the AP1 yourself and lodge it with any other required forms.

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