Agricultural property

Agricultural property guidance:

Agreements for sale of commercial property The Standard Commercial Property Conditions (First Edition) were published in May 1999. At that stage it had become clear that...

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The Third Edition The third edition of the Standard Commercial Property Conditions was published on 27 April 2017. It is an update to Standard Commercial...

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Introduction to the Agricultural Credits Act 1928 The Agricultural Credits Act 1928 (ACA 1928) created a bespoke form of security that allows a farmer to grant a single...

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Produced in partnership with Agri Advisor. Joint ventures are becoming increasingly popular in the agricultural industry and provide options for farmers who perhaps want...

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Produced in partnership with Agri Advisor. There are a number of different joint venture agreements available providing a variety of options for landowners and farmers....

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A farm tenant may be entitled to compensation for disturbance where: • the tenant quits the holding after receiving a notice to quit from the landlord, or • the farm is...

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On the termination of an agricultural tenancy, both the landlord and the tenant may be entitled to compensation. The basis for compensation is mainly statutory, under...

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At common law, a tenant’s ability to remove agricultural fixtures and buildings was more restricted than was the case in relation to trade fixtures and buildings. This...

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Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 A landlord and tenant may reach any agreement that they choose in relation to assignment, sub-letting or parting with possession. In...

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The Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995 (ATA 1995) governs tenancies of agricultural holdings created on or after 1 September 1995. The Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 (AHA...

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Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 The Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 (AHA 1986) provides three different forums for the resolution of disputes in relation to tenancies that...

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With some exceptions, the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 (AHA 1986) applies only to agreements entered into before 1 September 1995. An agricultural tenancy created on or...

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Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 Where the tenant quits all or part of a holding to which the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 (AHA 1986) applies, the landlord may claim...

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Any notice served under the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 (AHA 1986) must, at the bare minimum, comply with the common law requirements in relation to notices to quit,...

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Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 Under the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 (AHA 1986), either the landlord or the tenant may ‘demand’ that the ‘rent properly payable’ in...

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Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 Where a tenancy agreement is governed by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986, the obligations of the landlord and the tenant in relation to...

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