Questions About the New Register of Overseas Entities Owning UK Property?

    View Author May 2022

    Fast-tracked through Parliament in response to the Ukraine/Russia conflict, the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 has, unsurprisingly, given rise to many questions and concerns around what compliance will look like. This article considers the implications of the new register of overseas entities owning UK property and what it might mean for property transactions.