Our founder and Managing Director Nic Seal featured in The Times again recently talking about the archaic ‘seven metre rule’ used by mortgage lenders to determine the risk of Japanese knotweed affecting a property.
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Earlier this week The Times newspaper published the results of an investigation into the failure of Network Rail to protect homeowners living near railways infested with knotweed, who are unable to sell their homes.
Following a Freedom of Information request, The Times learned that Network Rail had received 11,000 complaints about Japanese knotweed since 2011, including more than 6,000 complaints that the plant was spreading on to private property.