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28 Sep 2020 Commercial Property Rent Arrears – What can a landlord do?

In order to protect commercial tenants against debt recovery actions during the Coronavirus pandemic…

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21 Sep 2020 The stay on residential possession proceedings has been lifted – what happens next?

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a stay on residential possession claims since 27 March.

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26 Jun 2020 Lawyers at Boodle Hatfield share their journey from trainee to partnership

Once you have chosen to pursue a career in law, shortlisting which firms you would like to train with is one of the most critical decisions.

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01 Jun 2020 We paid a 10% deposit to buy a new-build flat but now we’re worried about house prices and our finances, will we lose the money if we pull out?

This is Money question…

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04 May 2020 Further temporary legislation in force in relation to CRAR

Following the Government’s announcement that they would introduce further legislation to restrict commercial landlords…

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28 Apr 2020 Government to introduce more emergency measures to protect commercial tenants

The Government has announced that they will introduce further temporary measures to protect commercial tenants.

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24 Apr 2020 UK property market faces litigation as buyers seek to avoid completion of transactions

The UK property market may face a wave of legal disputes.

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19 May 2017 The dangers of not properly documenting tenancy arrangements

This note examines the difficulties that arise where an owner of commercial property allows someone into occupation of the property without documenting the basis on which they are to occupy it.

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03 Feb 2017 Establishing intention under the LTA 1954 ground (f) and / or ground (g)

This note looks at what a landlord has to do to establish intention under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (LTA 1954) ground (f), and/or ground (g), whilst also providing some practical guidance for landlords trying to establish it, as well as for tenants trying to challenge the landlord’s position.

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03 Feb 2017 Establishing intention under the LTA 1954 ground (f) and / or ground (g)

This note looks at what a landlord has to do to establish intention under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (LTA 1954) ground (f), and/or ground (g), whilst also providing some practical guidance for landlords trying to establish it, as well as for tenants trying to challenge the landlord’s position.

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