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Lending Secured by Second Charges is Reportedly on the Rise

Thursday, 29 October 2015

Lending secured by second charges is reportedly on the rise and has potential benefits for borrowers who want to raise additional capital without losing their existing deals.


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Behind the wall - The Creative Foundation v Dreamland Leisure

Thursday, 29 October 2015

In The Creative Foundation v Dreamland Leisure Ltd [2015] EWHC 2556 (Ch) the court decided the fate of a Banksy, and set out some wider lessons for tenants hoping to cash in on unexpected windfalls.


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Attention Landlords - Additional Hurdles to Serving Possession Notices

Thursday, 01 October 2015

On 1 October 2015, legislation came into effect which imposed a number of additional obligations on landlords renting out property to residential tenants under an Assured Shorthold Tenacy ('AST').


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ESOS compliance - With the deadline looming, how can we help you?

Monday, 14 September 2015

The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) is an energy assessment scheme which aims to encourage greater energy efficiency amongst businesses.


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Four Months to Comply with ESOS - Is your organisation ready?

Friday, 07 August 2015

The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme is an energy assessment scheme which aims to encourage greater energy efficiency amongst large organisations.


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What to do now? - Our top tips

Thursday, 06 August 2015

Ensure all contractual information (contact information, delivery periods, returns policies, remedies, etc.) is clearly stated in your terms.


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Some Key Changes Under the CRA

Thursday, 06 August 2015

1. A New Set of Rights and Remedies for Consumers


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Clive Read Gives His Views on the Property Market

Tuesday, 04 August 2015

New real estate partner at VWV talks about the property market, his career and his recent move to VWV.


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A slice of the equity?

Tuesday, 04 August 2015

Allowing someone into a property without clear documents is always a risk. This is apparent from the recent Court of Appeal case of Southwell v Blackburn (2014).


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Assets of Community Value - Beware the Dangers

Tuesday, 04 August 2015

The Localism Act 2011 gave parish councils and community groups the right to apply to the Local Authority for property to be designated as an asset of community value (ACV).


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Explainer - investigating title to a property

Monday, 12 September 2016

When buying an interest in land, the general (and somewhat clichéd) starting position is 'caveat emptor' - let the buyer beware.

Explainer - investigating title to a property

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The Explainer - Service Charge Top Tips

Tuesday, 04 August 2015

For commercial tenants, service charge budgets can often be a source of surprise. What should tenants look out for? This article gives some service charge top tips.


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5 Issues for Tenants to Consider at the End of a Lease

Thursday, 27 April 2017

We often get asked "What do I need to do before my lease ends?"

5 Issues for Tenants to Consider at the End of a Lease

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Brexit - the Potential Implications of Leaving the European Union for the Real Estate Sector

Friday, 24 June 2016

The vote to leave the European Union will not have an immediate legal impact on the Real Estate sector, as individual nations have continued to operate separate systems of land law


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Commercial Leases: Traps for the Unwary

Monday, 22 June 2015

For a tenant, entering into a new commercial lease is an important step. The rent alone is usually a big financial commitment, but there are often other issues in the lease that can be an expensive trap for the unwary.