Planning issues in property and insolvency

Planning issues in property and insolvency guidance:

Local authorities who have acquired land for a statutory purpose must hold that land for that purpose. They cannot use that land for a different purpose unless authorised...

Practice Note

Securing necessary easements Where third party land intervenes between a new development and the public highway, most developers are aware that they will need to secure a...

Practice Note

Need for specific additional enquiry where highway access is crucial Direct access to the highway can be fundamental to the viability of a development. In Gooden, the...

Practice Note

1 Scope of this report You have informed us that this is an investment purchase. Consequently, this report is based on the assumption that you will continue to use the...

Precedents

Introduction Section 203 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 (HPA 2016) confers powers to override easements and other rights benefitting adjoining land in connection...

Practice Note

Do I need a local authority search? Almost all transfers of property (whether commercial or residential) require a local authority search. It provides essential...

Practice Note