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A house ‘reasonably so called’—last user not the only consideration (Grosvenor v Merix)

A house ‘reasonably so called’—last user not the only consideration (Grosvenor v Merix)
Published on: 31 March 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
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Property analysis: The Court of Appeal confirmed that in deciding whether a building was a ‘house’ for the purposes of enfranchisement under the Leasehold Reform Act 1967 (LRA 1967), the last user—thirteen years previously—was not the only consideration. Buildings are infinitely variable in character and function, affected in part by historic user. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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