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Monthly Update

February

Topics this month: Co-ownership: Quistclose Trust - creation - Land Registration Act 2002; Beneficial interest - detrimental reliance. Long Leases: Service Charges - construction of lease clause. Planning: Multiple Permissions - implementation. Mortgages: Redemption -...

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December

Topics this month: Co-ownership: Joint Tenancy - severance. Landlord and Tenant (General): Forfeiture and CRAR - coronavirus; Service charges - role of landlord-s -conclusive- certificate; Vacant possession - reinstatement of fixtures and chattels. Mortgages: Mortgage...

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November

Topics this month:   Business Lease Renewal: Lease renewal terms - electronic communications site Landlord and tenant (General): Commercial landlord and tenant - Declaratory relief regarding insurance provisions; Breach of Covenant - obligations to remove...

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October

Topics this month Boundaries and adverse possession: Adverse possession - stone under the surface - construction and repair of forest roads and tracks and ramps for harvesting and quarrying Co-ownership: Declaration of Trust - Order for Sale Long Leases: Section...

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September

September 2020   Topics this month: Landlord and tenant (General): Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995 - guarantee of AGA; Restrictive Covenants - restraint of Trade; Rights of entry - interpretation Mortgages:Solicitors - breach of trust - quantum;...

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July

Topics this month: Boundaries and adverse possession: Boundaries - extrinsic evidence - photograph - when an appeal will be allowed. Co-ownership: Sale of land by court order - is one co-owner allowed to buy out without the sale being tested on the market? Landlord...

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June

Topics this month: Landlord and tenant (General): Mutual enforcement clause - implied term - duty to enforce covenant Long Leases: Service Charges - s20B - interim demands; Service Charges - apportionment; Service Charges - costs of proceedings - s20C - preparing...

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May

May 2020 Topics covered this month: Landlord and Tenant (General): Coronavirus- restrictions on CRAR, statutory demands and winding up; Waiver of right to forfeit Long Leases: Breach of covenant - holiday lets; Breach of covenant by sub tenant- liability of lessee...

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April

April 2020 Topics covered this month: Co-ownership and estoppel: Estoppel - sale and rent back - agency - s2 of the 1989 Act Landlord and tenant (General): Coronavirus - protection from forfeiture - rent - commercial premises. Long leases: Collective Enfranchisement -...

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March

Topics this this month: Long Leases: Service Charges - reasonableness - jurisdiction of the county court and of the First Tier Tribunal; FTT must assess evidence - burden of proof. Mobile Homes: Security of tenure - site owners lease - protection after site sold;...

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