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Overreaching—sales by trustees of landBroadly, the doctrine of overreaching enables purchasers (which includes tenants and mortgagees) in good faith...
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Severance is the process by which a joint tenancy is converted into a tenancy in common. It is a matter of evidence whether severance has...
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The Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) Handbook (SRA Handbook 2011) which contains the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s Code of Conduct (SRA...
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Subject to contractIf a party who strikes a bargain wishes to make it clear that it does not intend to enter into a binding contract until a formal...
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A starter tenancy is an assured shorthold tenancy granted by a registered provider of social housing (RP) and is similar to a local authority...
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The Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1994 (LP(MP)A 1994) sets out a number of covenants to be implied on a disposition of property,...
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The Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 (TOLATA 1996) came into force on 1 January 1997. Under it:•the trust for sale is replaced by...
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date [date]Parties1[name of Seller] [of OR incorporated in England and Wales with company registration number [number] whose registered address is at]...
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Is a standard Form N the best restriction to enter when a person has a beneficial interest in land owned in joint names and wants to avoid...
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While this Practice Note primarily covers commercial property matters, it also touches on residential considerations.Whenever a property is sold,...
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The terms ‘mortgage’ and ‘charge’ are often used as though they are interchangeable. Strictly speaking, they are not. Both are security for the...
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The advantages of taking collateral security from a third party to secure the principal debt are that:•the mortgagee may not need to have recourse to...
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Residential flat schemes—criss-cross or crossover schemeWhat is a criss-cross or crossover scheme?Under the traditional arrangement, a single-fronted,...
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