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This Practice Note summarises the light obstruction notice (LON) procedure, explains the 19 years and 1 day rule and its relevance in respect of...
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9th Nov
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The implied or deemed surrender and re-grant of a lease arises where an agreed variation of the terms of the original lease is so fundamental that the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note covers what happens to a lease on disclaimer and the effect of disclaimer on tenants, guarantors and former tenants, applications...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Notice before forfeitureCoronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and...
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9th Nov
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There can be only one lease at a time giving a right to possession and occupation of property. Consequently, if a landlord subsequently grants a lease...
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9th Nov
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A surrender by operation of law occurs when the unequivocal conduct of both parties is inconsistent with the continuation of the tenancy. This is...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note sets out the procedure for discharging a charging order over property, including the removal of any notices or restrictions on...
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9th Nov
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While this Practice Note primarily covers commercial property matters, it also touches on residential considerations.Time is generally not of the...
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9th Nov
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The meaning of the term ‘successors in title’ will depend upon the context of the use of the term and also the drafting of the relevant lease.A...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note covers the rights and responsibilities of a mortgagee in possession.RightsA legal mortgagee has a right to possession of the...
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9th Nov
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Damages or injunction — the testThe primary remedy for breach of a restrictive covenant is a permanent injunction to restrain the breach. However, the...
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9th Nov
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When is a contract a void contract?A void contract is one that is wholly lacking in legal effect. A contract will be void where:•the parties contract...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Tenant's request for a new business tenancyThese drafting notes are for use when completing a tenant’s request for a new business tenancy under the...
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9th Nov
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If a party to a property agreement fails to comply with its obligations, the other party may wish to apply for an order for specific performance....
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides guidance on claims for ‘use and occupation’ or mesne profits, and how and when double rent or double value can be...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and tribunals have been...
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9th Nov

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Quick guide to where to issue common property dispute applicationsCoronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to...
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15th May
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Quick guide to common time limits for property disputes lawyersThis Practice Note details the deadlines for carrying out some of the more common tasks...
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15th May
Q&As
Is there a deadline by which a leaseholder must issue court proceedings where the landlord serves notice not admitting a claim to acquire the freehold...
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11th May
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A tenant of a long leasehold house and any attendant premises (eg a garden, garage, yard etc) who has owned the property for at least two years has a...
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23rd Apr
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A statutory lease extension may involve both a freeholder and one or more intermediate landlords. An index map search or a search through one of the...
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8th Apr
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A tenant (individual or corporate body) who holds a long lease of a flat and owned it for a continuous period of two years may serve a notice (a...
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8th Apr
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Compulsory acquisition of landlord's interestAn acquisition order under Part III of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987), entitles certain long...
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8th Apr
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A tenant who holds a long lease of a flat has a statutory right (subject to compliance with statutory qualifying criteria) to a 90–year extension of...
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8th Apr
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Subject to various qualifying criteria, tenants who hold long leases of flats have a collective right under section 1 of the Leasehold Reform, Housing...
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8th Apr
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The tenant of a house which is held under a long lease has the right to acquire the freehold or an extended lease of the house and premises under...
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8th Apr
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The rightA tenant of a long leasehold house and any attendant premises (eg a garden, garage, yard etc) has a statutory right (subject to compliance...
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8th Apr
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Time limits and delaysThe time limits for the various stages of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987) procedures can seriously delay the...
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8th Apr
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Mandatory and optional leasebacksThe nature of the collective right of enfranchisement is such that it may be exercised in relation to premises...
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8th Apr
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The landlord's counter-notice — time-limit and contentTime limitThe landlord must serve its counter-notice (also known as a s 45 notice) by the date...
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8th Apr
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Under Part 2 of the Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002 (CLRA 2002), long leaseholders of flats in mainly residential buildings (subject to...
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8th Apr
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Subject to various qualifying criteria, tenants who hold long leases of flats have a collective right under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban...
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8th Apr
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The landlord must serve their counter-notice by the date specified in the initial notice. The counter-notice must:•admit the participating tenants'...
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8th Apr
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Where a landlord admits, or fails properly to dispute, the right of a qualifying tenant to acquire a new lease, the landlord is bound to grant, and...
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8th Apr

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