Buying a care home – don’t skip due diligence

Duncan Astill and Amanda Narkiewicz outline some of the regulatory pitfalls of conveyancing in the care home sector.

For those looking to generate a healthy return and create real social value, care homes can seem an attractive investment. That’s definitely true, but in a highly regulated sector to get it right one does need to take due diligence seriously.

When considering an investment in this sector, it is essential to have a basic understanding of the regulatory landscape – it is a heavily regulated market place and, in recent years, regulators have become far more willing to flex their muscles, posing challenges to those looking to buy or sell.

Read the full article in Caring Times

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