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This section contains material on a number of matters relating to mortgages. The topics covered can be seen in the contents list on the left.

Mortgage of Lease

Article contributed by Nigel Clayton - Kings Chambers   Dissolution of co-debtor and mortgagor – disclaimer of lease - entitlement of individual co-debtor to vesting order or subrogation    Case name, reference & Bailii link: Kensington Mortgage Company...

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CPR 55 Mortgage Possession Hearing

Article Contributed by Nigel Clayton - Kings Chambers   Applications to amend – s 140A etc CCA 1974 – regulatory compliance – claim for damages for breach of MCOB – beneficial interest – form of consent – s 36 AJA 1970    Case name, reference & Bailii...

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Interest-Only Mortgage

Article contributed by Nigel Clayton, Kings Chambers   Misselling – claim for damages for professional negligence - requirements  Taylor v Legal and General Partnership Services Ltd  Bailii link:  [2022] EWHC 2475 (Ch)    Summary  The High Court...

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Summers v TSB Bank Plc

Article contributed by Nigel Clayton   [2022] EWHC 1068 (Ch) and [2022] EWHC 1691 (Ch)    Summary  The court granted a vesting order in favour of a beneficial owner of property, but subject to the priority of an acquisition mortgage obtained on purchase by her...

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Lees v Kaye and Dixon

Article by Guest Editor Nigel Clayton of Kings Chambers [2022] EWHC 1151 (QB)  Summary  In this case the High Court addressed a number of issues concerning the effect of debt respite moratoria under the Debt...

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