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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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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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Notice before forfeitureCoronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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What are premises?For LTA 1987 to apply there must be premises:•which constitute the whole or part of a building•which are used 100% for residential...
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8th Apr
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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...
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8th Apr
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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...
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8th Apr
Precedents
Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5D OFFER NOTICETo: [[name of tenant] OR The qualifying tenant of [address of flat]] of [address of flat]YOU ARE...
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12th Feb
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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5C offer noticeTo: [[name of tenant] OR [name of the qualifying tenant of flat [insert flat number]]] of...
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12th Feb
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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5A—offer noticeTo: [[name of tenant] OR [the qualifying tenant of flat [insert flat number]]] of [address of...
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12th Feb
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Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, section 5B OFFER NOTICETo: [[name of tenant] OR [name of the qualifying tenant of flat [insert flat number]]] of...
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12th Feb
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General principlesPart I of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987) gives qualifying tenants of flats a right of first refusal enabling them to...
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22nd Jan
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The right of first refusalUnder Part I of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (LTA 1987), a landlord may not make ‘a relevant disposal’ (as to which, see...
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