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Do all roads lead to commonhold?
The Law Commission says that adopting its proposed changes will make commonhold not only a viable alternative, but a preferable one.
Consultation on Minimum Energy Performance of private rented property
Reviewing the Government's proposal to amend the Energy Efficiency in order to improve the energy performance of private rented homes.
Q&A: A covenant quandary, post Duval
How to avoid a breach of mutual enforceability covenant when planning any alterations on a flat?
Q&A: Responding to operator requests for Code rights
Where the operator is seeking to exercise rights which are time-limited, the imposition of interim Code rights will suffice.
Are property guardians the solution for empty property?
A property guardian arrangement is usually made with a company which in turn grants rights to individuals to live in a vacant property.
Relief from forfeiture – delay of less than six months unlikely to be fatal to the grant of relief from forfeiture
Reviewing a recent case of Keshwala and another v Bhalsod to get a better insight on relief from forfeiture.
An update: Further changes to landlords’ remedies for recovering commercial rent arrears
Two of self-help remedies open to landlords, but both of these have been restricted as a result of Government measures to support tenants.
Need to Know: Dealing with 2020’s September Quarter Day
What you need to know for this Quarter Day.
Update: The stay on business tenancy terminations continues
Coronavirus Act 2020 has now been further extended until 31 December 2020.
Q&A: The effect of the dissolution of a management company named in a lease
Where the named manager in a tripartite lease is dissolved, do its rights and obligations under the terms of the lease pass to the Crown?