Property key future developments tracker
Property key future developments tracker

The following Property guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Property key future developments tracker
  • Appeal cases
  • Legislation
  • Bills
  • Consultations and papers

Once a development occurs, it is then moved to the relevant archive:

  1. Property key future developments tracker—2019 archive

  2. Property key future developments tracker—2018 archive

  3. Property key future developments tracker—2017 archive

Appeal cases

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Business lease renewal
London Kendal Street No3 Ltd v Daejan Investments Ltd (Central London County Court) [2019] Lexis Citation 76
Permission to appeal has been granted. Towards the end of 2018, the Supreme Court decision in S Franses Ltd v Cavendish Hotels (London) Ltd caused quite a stir. In that case, a landlord devised a scheme of works with no practical value solely to obtain possession of valuable space. The Supreme Court ruled that to oppose a statutory lease renewal under section 30(1)(f) of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (the redevelopment ground), a landlord’s intention to do the works in question cannot be conditional on whether its tenant chooses to seek a new lease. The acid test is whether the landlord would do the works if the tenant left voluntarily. Although only a County Court decision, London Kendal Street No3 Ltd v Daejan Investments Ltd (Central