A mortgagee of premises subject to a lease granted before 1 January 19961 is entitled to enforce and take advantage of covenants having reference to the subject matter of a lease given by the lessee and rights of re-entry2. The mortgagee can also re-enter for breaches of covenant committed since the mortgage, and breaches of covenant committed before the mortgage unless they had been waived or released at the time of the mortgage3. A mortgagee in possession of leasehold premises is entitled to the benefit of covenants by the lessor which touch and concern the land
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234