Heir Hunters Series 9 Preview - Finders are back in action!

It was all hands on deck when the case of Roger Stuart Lennon, initially referred privately to the Finders team became public. Aware that competing firms would also be seeking out Roger's rightful heirs, Finders boss Daniel Curran put everyone on the job of tracing Roger's beneficiaries.

CATCH up - Finders on BBC Heir Hunters Series 8

Follow Finders team of researchers along the exciting trail of discovery that leads through a family history that covers the First World War and shines a light on the old world of domestic service. Meet family members and hear their recollections as the Finders team trace Pub Landlord Michael Naish’s heirs in this episode of the new series of Heir Hunters..

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News, Information & Updates from Finders

Legal Futures : Spanish Property And The Implications for Estate Administrators

What happens when a person dies intestate, and he or she owns property abroad, specifically in Spain?

Census: ‘Needs to Be More Meaningful’

Moving the Census online will make it more meaningful, according to the columnist Christopher Gallagher writing in the Public Sector Executive. The Census holds the keys to building a richer picture of society and the economy, and moving it online will allow it to be more accurate and lower its costs.

Rockstar’s Daughter Cheated Out of Inheritance

Tiger Lily Hutchence, the daughter of INXS rock star Michael Hutchence and TV presenter Paula Yates, was cheated out of her inheritance, according to a recent news report. This was one of the revelations made by the Paradise Papers.

Council Documentary Highlights Derelict Property Risks

Imagine paying £3,500 to clean up an empty property after pigeon damage… BBC Scotland’s The Country Council’s final episode this week* (2 November) highlighted what can happen when a flat is left unoccupied for years. The programme, which focuses on the work of Argyll and Bute Council in the west of Scotland, has showcased the […]

Finders Focuses on Empty Homes Problem

Finders International CEO and founder Danny Curran was featured in an article in the Daily Mirror recently about the problem of empty homes in the UK. According to Government figures, about 200,000 homes are standing empty and unused. Thanks to high prices, this means councils and developers struggle to get them back on the market. […]

Finders to Host Second Deputyship Day for Councils and Solicitors

Finders International will be hosting its second free Deputyship Development Day next month – a free event that brings together the private and public sectors to their mutual benefit. The first event, which took place in London in September attracted more than 90 attendees from local authorities, specialist solicitors, Court of Protection Panel members and […]

Mental Capacity Scheme to Provide Added Protection

The Law Society’s new mental capacity (welfare) accreditation scheme will provide an additional layer of protection for vulnerable people and others who are involved in Court of Protection hearings.

Funeral Crasher Angers Families

Where do you stand on people who crash a funeral? While attending parties or weddings uninvited might seem like a better option, a recent story in the Metro outlined the case of an elderly woman in the Berkshire area who keeps turning up at funerals at her local church.

International Meeting for the IAPPR

Finders International is one of the founder members of the International Association of Professional Probate Researchers Genealogists and Heir Hunters (IAPPR) which held its inaugural AGM in September, bringing together the key players from the international probate research and unclaimed property worlds. Representatives gathered in Hoxton, London to discuss a wide range of issues effecting the industry.

Finders International Inaugural Deputyship Development Day

On the 14th September 2017, Finders International held its first Deputyship Development Day event at the Holiday Inn, Regents Park, London. The free event was an outstanding success with over 90 attendees from both the public and private sectors.