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Trusts of Land
What are trusts of land? Property ownership is not always a straightforward legal issue, particularly where the parties are cohabitees...Read more
Right to Light Law
Right to Light Law in the UK Property owners have a legal right to light as set out in the...Read more
Landlords and the Dangers of Rent-to-Rent
Rent-to-Rent refers to the practice of landlords letting a whole property to a tenant (usually a limited company), which is...Read more
The uncertainties of beginning a building project now
The construction industry is seeing a perfect storm at the moment with labour shortages following Brexit and material costs which...Read more
The End of Ground Rents
The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 It has been confirmed that The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 will come into...Read more
The new Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill
On the 9th November 2021 the Government announced the new draft Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill. It is proposed that a new...Read more
Can I still claim adverse possession?
The principle of “adverse possession” commonly known as “squatters rights” is a principle which allows a person who does not...Read more
Buying a property where a Party Wall Award...
Buying a house with a party wall agreement Buying a property can already be a stressful process but finding out...Read more
Commercial rent arrears options post-Covid
Whilst we are reminded every day that Covid is very much still with us and that the public should still...Read more
Step by Step Guide to Extending your Lease
If the lease on your flat is getting short – under 80 years is the key age of a lease – don’t...Read more
First Time Buyers Tax Relief Reminder
First-time buyers have been urged to make the most of a ‘forgotten tax relief’ that could save them thousands of...Read more
The Risks Of Buying Properties Off Plan!
The Daily Mail reported recently that 300 families a week are having to move into shoddy newly built homes. Not all...Read more
Costly clauses missed by lawyers in leasehold contracts
A mum has been left facing a bill of millions of pounds a year for the ground rent of her...Read more
Extension on Commercial Property eviction ban
Despite the Government announcing in December 2020 that the extension of the moratorium on enforcement action until the 31st March would...Read more
Making Alterations to a Leasehold Property
What is a Leasehold Property? There are two main types of property in England and Wales, freehold and leasehold property....Read more
Leasehold Reform: Should I still be looking to...
The first questions to address for most leaseholders are: What is a lease? And, when and why should you consider...Read more
10 Top Tips to Avoid Delays When Selling Your...
Thinking about marketing your property for sale? Simon Nosworthy, Head of Residential Conveyancing at Osbornes sets out his top 10 tips...Read more
Business eviction ban extended
The Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick announced today (9th December 2020) that business owners affected by the pandemic will have protection from...Read more
Huge house moving delays could leave thousands having...
Thousands of homebuyers could unwittingly have to pay up to £15,000 when the stamp duty holiday ends because of huge delays...Read more
Coronavirus and commercial property – Update
On the 16th September the Government extended the current moratorium on the enforcement action that commercial landlords can take against...Read more
House buyers and sellers should be wary of ‘...
Property raffles are a legal minefield and many are too good to be true, according to a leading lawyer. There...Read more
Property Litigation lawyer, Shilpa Mathuradas quoted in Inside...
House buyers and sellers should be wary of ‘too good to be true’ property raffles Shilpa Mathuradas, Head of Property...Read more
Law Commission recommendations have potential to change the...
Today the Law Commission of England and Wales published recommendations with the potential to transform home ownership, including making it...Read more
Commercial Property Covid-19 Code of Practice
As well as extending the current moratoriums on forfeiture of leases based on arrears of rent, extending the arrears of...Read more