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DateD [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 May
Practice notes
The second edition of the Standard Commercial Property Conditions came into force on 1 June 2004 and these conditions are incorporated into many...
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19th May
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The rule in Wheeldon v Burrows concerns the creation of easements. The rule lays down the principle that:'…on the grant by the owner of a tenement of...
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Produced in partnership with Christopher Snell of New Square Chambers 19th May
Practice notes
When property markets suffer a downturn, commercial tenants with properties that are surplus to requirements face significant difficulties in...
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19th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note looks at when an indemnity covenant should be given in a transfer of land. For general content on indemnities, see Practice Note:...
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19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
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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19th May
Practice notes
What is a disclosure letter?A disclosure letter is a letter from a seller to a buyer containing both general and specific disclosures as well as a...
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19th May
Practice notes
A surrender and re-grant by operation of law can occur if an agreed variation of the terms of a lease is so fundamental that the law regards it as...
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19th May
Practice notes
Apportioning service charge—the standard conditionsIn sales of investment properties where there are often many occupational tenancies with rental,...
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19th May
Practice notes
Guide to reviewing certificate of titleCoronavirus (COVID-19): The requirements to obtain an EPC before a property is sold or let can be difficult to...
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19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
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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19th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note sets out the searches that should be carried out prior to completion (pre-completion searches), including priority searches (OS1...
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19th May

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