The Landlord and Tenant Review 2018, 22(5) 163-165, considers a possible reason for the failure to implement draft legislation abolishing the regime governing forfeiture of tenancies.
On the role of professional enablers and money launderers in the facilitation of organised fraud in the UK…
In Forbes v Wokingham BC (QBD (Admin)), the Council successfully defended a challenge to its decision to refuse to register land as a new town or village green.
The court upheld a High Court finding that an area of land on a working quayside had been properly registered as a town or village green.
For the purposes of zero-rating under the Value Added Tax Act 1994 Sch.8 Pt II Group 5, a grant of a major interest in a site which was not related to a completed building or a building in the course of construction could not be zero-rated.
Following the success of 2017’s tests to widen the rejection criteria on first registration applications, the Land Registry has announced that the four tested criteria will apply from 8 October 2018.
The Tenants’ Associations (Provisions Relating to Recognition and Provision of Information) (England) Regulations 2018 (SI 2018/1043)…
It is understood the Chancellor is considering using the October 2018 budget to introduce a tax break for investors who sell properties to sitting tenants, amid concerns that 40% of young adults are unable to buy a home.
The following guest post on ‘Heathrow Runway Expansion: Economic Prosperity or Legal Minefield?’ was written for Naylor, Solicitors by Yelena Zagloul.
We are pleased to announce that Emma Gregory qualified as a solicitor into our residential real estate team on 17th September 2018.