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Crossing the line? A restrictive covenant upheld to protect a neighbour’s outlook
The Tribunal refused to discharge or modify a restrictive covenant which prevented a house being built in front of a certain building line.
Q&A: Gas safety certificates and Section 21 Notices
Landlords can serve section 21 notice to terminate shorthold tenancies as long as gas safety certificate is given to tenants beforehand.
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?