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What is a Quistclose trust?A Quistclose trust is an example of an ‘automatic’ resulting trust, ie a trust which arises where property is transferred...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
Consecrated land—Church of EnglandFor the purposes of this section of this Practice Note, consecrated land means any land or building which has been...
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9th Nov
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In Scotland, at common law, a lease does not actually end on the specified expiry date (ish) unless:•either party gives correct and timeous...
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Produced in partnership with Kenneth S Gerber of Mitchells Roberton 12th Jan
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The rule against derogation from grant applies in addition to any obligation of quiet enjoyment. It is not excluded by an express covenant for quiet...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
There are three different ways by which an easement can be implied at common law:•necessity•intended use•the rule in Wheeldon v BurrowsThe implied...
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9th Nov
Precedents
[To be printed on Landlord’s letterheaded paper]Our Ref:Date:To: [insert name of Tenant]From: [insert name of previous Landlord] [of [insert address]...
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9th Nov
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What is a letter of non-crystallisation?A letter of non-crystallisation is required by a buyer’s/lender’s solicitor to confirm that:•a floating charge...
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9th Nov
Precedents
An adaptable Word version of this Precedent can be saved, downloaded or printed from this link:Completion statement—saleThis Precedent is a template...
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9th Nov
Precedents
1 The Grantor grants to the Grantee the right for the Grantee and his successors in title as owners or occupiers for the time being of...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Transfer of partPrecedent transferAn adaptable Word version of the precedent form TP1 can be downloaded, saved or printed from this link:Drafting...
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9th Nov
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Effect of appointmentA fixed charge receiver is appointed under a legal charge or mortgage and only has power to deal with and dispose of the charged...
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9th Nov
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Nature of an easementAn easement is an incorporeal right enjoyed by the owner of a legal estate (dominant tenement) over land in the ownership of...
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9th Nov
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A good marketable title is shown where a seller is able to deduce a good title to the property he has contracted to sell. The seller is not required...
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9th Nov
Precedents
This Deed is made on [date]Parties1[name of person releasing the covenants] [of [insert address] OR incorporated in England and Wales with company...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
Joint insuranceJoint insurance arises where two or more people insure separate insurable interests in the same property with the same insurer under a...
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9th Nov
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A sub-sale is where A contracts to sell a property to B but, before completing the purchase from A, B then contracts to sell the property to C. There...
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9th Nov

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Under Part 1, Rule 3(3) of the Land Registration Rules 2003 (LRR 2003), SI 2003/1417 the registrar has power to divide a title in the circumstances...
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22nd Jan
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Possible company structuresManagement companies established to own and look after the common areas of a development are commonplace in residential...
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22nd Jan
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Structure of developmentThere are a number of ways in which the local authority (LA) and developer (D) could jointly procure the development of land...
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22nd Jan
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The concept of possession is crucial to our system of property law. When considering the entitlement to rights, the search is often for the person who...
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22nd Jan
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The answer depends on when the window frame was installed. If it is an original feature, or an exact replacement of an original feature, the answer is...
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Produced in partnership with Desmond Kilcoyne 22nd Jan
Q&As
As a starting point, you may be able to adapt Precedent: Property development agreement within Lexis®PSL.We also refer you to the following...
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22nd Jan
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Case studyA piece of development land has a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) registered on the local land charges register which will not be fully...
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22nd Jan
Q&As
When dealing with tenant contributions to landlord works, there are two immediate issues to consider in practice:•the potential for the developer’s...
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22nd Jan
Precedents
date [date]Parties1[name of Landlord] [of OR incorporated in England and Wales with company registration number [number] whose registered office is...
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19th Jan
Practice notes
A limited liability partnership (LLP) is not a partnership but a body corporate that is formed under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000 (LLPA...
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18th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note discusses the formation of a limited partnership under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907 (LPA 1907). It also covers, among other...
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18th Jan

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