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Housebuilder Top Tip: Heads of Terms – Proceed at speed. Repent at leisure

Housebuilder Top Tip: Heads of Terms – Proceed at speed. Repent at leisure

The High Court delivered a sobering reminder in June of this year in respect of the need for parties to be clear as to their intentions with regard to ...

Housebuilder Top Tip: NMA to a RMA OK?

Housebuilder Top Tip: NMA to a RMA OK?

In the recent case of Fulford Parish Council v City of York Council, the local authority (York) sought to approve a non-material change to a reserved ...

Housebuilder Monthly Top Tip: Land Offers – what is a viable development in 2018?

Housebuilder Monthly Top Tip: Land Offers – what is a viable development in 2018?

A sobering reminder for house builders to consider why they are bidding for a site has been issued by the High Court. 

Overage: Keep ahead of the curve

Overage: Keep ahead of the curve

The third (and final) reading of the Housing and Planning Bill is imminently due in the House of Commons. The Bill looks to broaden the scope of Affor ...