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The future of last-mile logistics

The future of last-mile logistics

Sally Morris-Smith is a real estate partner at international law firm DAC Beachcroft, providing specialist legal advice for developers funders and occ ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: COVID-19 Rent Arrears - Government Extends Moratorium

Real Estate Tip of the Week: COVID-19 Rent Arrears - Government Extends Moratorium

With England slowly easing restrictions following a third national lockdown, the Government has quietly extended the existing moratorium on landlords’ ...

Housebuilder Top Tip: Beware of the registration gap

Housebuilder Top Tip: Beware of the registration gap

Whilst the Land Registry is doing its best to ensure the pandemic does not impact upon applications, inevitably, some will take much longer – particul ...

DAC Beachcroft successfully defend appeal in relation to structural defects

DAC Beachcroft successfully defend appeal in relation to structural defects

The Court of Appeal has today handed down judgment in the case of The Mayor and Commonalty and Citizens of the City of London –v- Various leaseholders ...

Clarification needed on compatibility between multiple planning permissions

Clarification needed on compatibility between multiple planning permissions

In this case of a site the subject of multiple planning permissions, the Court of Appeal has given developers pause for thought before embarking on Se ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Protection from forfeiture extended to 30 June 2021

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Protection from forfeiture extended to 30 June 2021

The Government has announced that the protection from forfeiture given to relevant business tenants in relation to non-payment of lease sums under s82 ...

The impact of virtual shopping on the physical environment

The impact of virtual shopping on the physical environment

Increases in internet shopping is having a significant impact on both long distance and last mile delivery and also on the built environment. Nicky Fa ...

Changing aspects of later life living in the UK

Changing aspects of later life living in the UK

The concept of retirement is changing as nearly half of older workers anticipate they will work into their 70’s, whether by choice or need. Crispin To ...

Budget 2021 – from a housing and development perspective

Budget 2021 – from a housing and development perspective

In what has to be one of the most challenging of peace-time budgets the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has identified what are perhaps best described as inv ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Who can Serve a notice?

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Who can Serve a notice?

The answer to this question will be of interest to landlords and tenants alike. A landlord may wish to exercise a right to terminate a lease in order ...