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Emergency Permitted Development Rights Order to enable the NHS and Local Authorities respond to COVID-19

Emergency Permitted Development Rights Order to enable the NHS and Local Authorities respond to COVID-19

One of the key resources for the NHS and other public authorities in meeting the additional demands of COVID-19 response is buildings and land. The Lo ...

Proposed update to planning requirements for biodiversity net gain

Proposed update to planning requirements for biodiversity net gain

The Environmental Bill will introduce a mandatory 10% biodiversity net gain requirement for planning approval. This article will look at how it will b ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week:  Reasonably Withholding Consent

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Reasonably Withholding Consent

Lease covenants that require landlords to act reasonably when tenants seek their consent (known as "fully qualified" covenants) are common. Working ou ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Get your storeys straight!

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Get your storeys straight!

When seeking planning permission for alterations or extensions to your existing properties, you need to consider carefully the precise extent of the l ...