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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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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The requirements to obtain an EPC before a property is sold or let can be difficult to satisfy when social distancing measures...
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9th Nov
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[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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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
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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
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What is a headline rent?In a falling market, landlords frequently offer tenants financial inducements to take a lease in order to maintain the level...
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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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Official search with priority—registered land or seller’s title pending first registrationHow and when to search?An official search with priority will...
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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
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When property markets suffer a downturn, commercial tenants with properties that are surplus to requirements face significant difficulties in...
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9th Nov
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What is an authorised guarantee agreement (AGA)?Under an authorised guarantee agreement (AGA), an outgoing tenant guarantees some or all of the...
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9th Nov
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Resulting trusts represent one of the three types of trust which do not require to be declared or evidenced in writing. The others are constructive...
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9th Nov
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On the disposition of a property (whether by way of conveyance, transfer or charge), the party making the disposition will normally provide a title...
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9th Nov
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Disposal and devolutionThe equity of redemption arises as soon as the mortgage is made. It is an interest in the land which the mortgagor...
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9th Nov
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Millett LJ subdivided types of constructive trust into two categories, distinguishing between:•the constructive trust proper, where equity intervenes...
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9th Nov
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A certificate of title (also known as a certificate on title) is a particular species of report on title.When solicitors are instructed to investigate...
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9th Nov

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UK GDPR and property transactionsFrom 1 January 2021, the UK GDPR regime applies to the processing of personal data in the UK. The UK GDPR regime...
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15th May
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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation...
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11th May
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Ready to exchange?Check that:•neither the seller nor its managing agents are aware of anything which would change or make incorrect the replies given...
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12th Apr
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Ready to exchange?Check that:•all pre-contract enquiries have been satisfactorily dealt with and search results received — if the due diligence has...
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12th Apr
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Ready to exchange?Check that:•all pre-contract enquiries have been satisfactorily dealt with and search results received. If the due diligence has...
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12th Apr
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Ready to exchange?Check that:•neither the seller nor its managing agents are aware of anything which would change or make incorrect the replies given...
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12th Apr
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The legal due diligence teamThe buyer’s solicitor should:•consider the legal team required for the transaction – what level of expertise is needed?...
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8th Apr
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Before exchange of contracts:Provide the buyer’s solicitor with a full package of legal documentation and management informationThis should include...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use on the sale of a multi-let commercial property. It is not exhaustive and you must always consider whether there are any...
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8th Apr
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See: Transaction Management—overview topic to browse all of our content on transaction management.A transaction at a glanceA typical property...
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8th Apr
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The legal due diligence teamThe buyer’s solicitor should:•consider the legal team required for the transaction — what level of expertise is needed,...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use following completion of the acquisition or sale of a commercial property portfolio. It is not exhaustive and you must...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use following completion of the acquisition or sale of a multi-let commercial property. It is not exhaustive and you must...
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8th Apr
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Provide the buyer’s solicitor with a full package of legal documentation and management informationThis should include for each property:•evidence of...
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8th Apr
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Between exchange and completion:Pre-completion searches and requisitionsSee Practice Note Pre-completion searches, Pre-completion searches—checklist...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use on the sale of a commercial property portfolio. It is not exhaustive and you must always consider whether there are any...
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8th Apr
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Between exchange and completion:Pre-completion searches and requisitionsSee: Practice Note Pre-completion searches, Pre-completion searches—checklist...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use on the acquisition of a multi-let commercial property. It is not exhaustive and you must always consider whether there...
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8th Apr
Practice notes
This Practice Note is for use on the acquisition of a commercial property portfolio. It is not exhaustive and you must always consider whether there...
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8th Apr
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Between exchange and completion:Conditional contractsBe proactive in securing the landlord’s consent (where applicable)—follow up with the landlord’s...
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6th Apr

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