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Consent to development

Who do you ask for consent? The original transferor of the land who took the benefit of the covenant, or his successor in title who now has the benefit of the covenant? Can the consent be unreasonably withheld? Finally, what is the situation where there is a requirement in the covenant to submit the plans to an entity that has ceased to existent. Can a freeholder take into account the concerns of leaseholders when deciding whether or not give permission…

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