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Real Estate Tip of the Week: Streamline your title

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Streamline your title

Many registered titles contain various rights that a property benefits from or is subject to (such as rights of way or rights to use utilities).  The ...

Government announces proposals to reform leasehold property law

Government announces proposals to reform leasehold property law

The Government have today announced the first stage of their proposals to reform the leasehold property market by shaking up the process by which leas ...

10 Questions on Planning Reform

10 Questions on Planning Reform

On 3 November 2020, Dominic Fagan of the YEP London Committee was joined by a panel of planning experts to discuss the proposals for reform.

Webinar: Re-imagining the High Street

Webinar: Re-imagining the High Street

This webinar looks at how structural changes in the retail sector, combined with the impacts of Coronavirus, are transforming the urban environment. T ...

Residential conveyancing update - the challenge of change

Residential conveyancing update - the challenge of change

Residential conveyancers are used to responding to change, this year more than ever. A number of existing and proposed changes continue to challenge c ...

Damages: Accommodation for accommodation costs

Damages: Accommodation for accommodation costs

In a Judgment which will have consequences for lawyers and their insurers, the Court of Appeal decision in Swift v Carpenter [2020] EWCA Civ 1295, a t ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Use Class Order Challenge Update

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Use Class Order Challenge Update

Back in September we outlined the changes to the Use Class Order following the introduction of the new Use Class E (known as the Commercial, Business ...

COVID 19 – Code of Conduct between Landlords and Tenants for Commercial Rents

COVID 19 – Code of Conduct between Landlords and Tenants for Commercial Rents

The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Innovation published a Code of Conduct between Landlords and Tenants for Commercial Rents on 1st October 2020 ...

Hybrid Retirement

Hybrid Retirement

Crispin Tomlinson, Head of Residential at international law firm DAC Beachcroft, considers the changes driving the later life living market.  

Housebuilder Top Tip: Expert determination and the Court – who should be determining what?

Housebuilder Top Tip: Expert determination and the Court – who should be determining what?

Expert determination is a dispute resolution process which can offer a relatively speedy and effective means to settle a dispute: it is generally an a ...