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Real Estate - Tip of the Week: S Franses Ltd v The Cavendish Hotel (London) Ltd - Cruel Intentions?

Real Estate - Tip of the Week: S Franses Ltd v The Cavendish Hotel (London) Ltd - Cruel Intentions?

On Wednesday the Supreme Court handed down its eagerly awaited judgment in S Franses Ltd -v- The Cavendish Hotel (London) Ltd, providing important gui ...

Housebuilders Monthly Top Tip: Development Agreement declared ineffective by Court of Appeal

Housebuilders Monthly Top Tip: Development Agreement declared ineffective by Court of Appeal

In the recent decision of Faraday Development Ltd v West Berkshire Council (2018), the Court of Appeal made the first declaration of ineffectiveness o ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Licence or Lease - Why it matters

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Licence or Lease - Why it matters

A licence is a personal, contractual right to occupy, a lease is a legal interest in land. The question of whether a party occupies under a licence or ...

In ten years' time

In ten years' time

Robert Lee, Head of Residential at DAC Beachcroft, looks at the macro trends shaping homes of the future.

Environment Agency warning - illegal waste dumping

Environment Agency warning - illegal waste dumping

The Environment Agency is calling on landlords to be extra vigilant as industrial units, together with farms, derelict buildings and abandoned factori ...

Network Rail Infrastructure v Williams & Waistell [2018] EWCA Civ 1514

Network Rail Infrastructure v Williams & Waistell [2018] EWCA Civ 1514

With Japanese knotweed claims against surveyors on the rise, the outcome of Network Rail's appeal against the first instance decision in the case brou ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: CRAR - No Change Ahead

Real Estate Tip of the Week: CRAR - No Change Ahead

Since April 2014 any landlord wishing to seize its tenant's goods against the value of any rent arrears has had to rely on CRAR,  the Commercial Rent ...

DAC Beachcroft's PropTech team

DAC Beachcroft's PropTech team

The increased use of technology in property is generating a new wealth of data and information and bringing greater choice, speed and efficiency. Succ ...

The Workspace of the Future

The Workspace of the Future

Future workspace is about flexible, responsive, energy conscious buildings that are an integrated part of the urban infrastructure. It’s all facilitat ...

Does the House always win?

Does the House always win?

On June 22, creditors of House of Fraser will vote on CVA proposals in the culmination of a bid to restructure the retailer which has hit headlines in ...