Right of first refusal

Right of first refusal guidance:

Compulsory acquisition of landlord's interest An acquisition order under Part III of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987), entitles certain long leasehold tenants...

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Under section 1(2) of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987), certain long leasehold tenants of flats have a right of pre-emption if their landlord intends to...

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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5B OFFER NOTICE To: [[name of tenant] OR [name of the qualifying tenant of flat [insert flat number]]] of [address of flat] YOU ARE...

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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5C offer notice To: [[name of tenant] OR [name of the qualifying tenant of flat [insert flat number]]] of [address of flat] You are...

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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5D OFFER NOTICE To: [[name of tenant] OR The qualifying tenant of [address of flat]] of [address of flat] YOU ARE ADVISED THAT THIS...

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Notice of acceptance—Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 6 To: [name of landlord's agents] of [address of landlord's agents] as agents for [name of landlord] of...

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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5A—offer notice To: [[name of tenant] OR [the qualifying tenant of flat [insert flat number]]] of [address of flat] You are advised...

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Time limits and delays The time limits for the various stages of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987) procedures can seriously delay the disposal of a property...

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For LTA 1987 to apply there must be premises: • which constitute the whole or part of a building • which are used 100% for residential purposes or (where use is mixed...

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The Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987), Part I gives qualifying tenants of flats a right of first refusal enabling them to purchase the interest of their landlord if...

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To qualify as a flat, the property must be: • separate (eg do not share a kitchen or a bathroom, but may share common entrances and corridors in the building) • divided...

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It is necessary to consider which are qualifying tenants because: • for the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987) to apply, more than 50% of the total number of flats...

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