Article Tag: Real Estate team

Read carefully before signing on the dotted line

A recent Supreme Court case demonstrates that a party cannot rely on the courts to step in and rescue it from the detrimental consequences of a clear written clause in a lease of a holiday home. In the case of Arnold v Britton and others (2015) the Supreme Court upheld the clause in a lease… Read more »

A kick start for builders and property owners

Recent changes to planning legislation have made it easier for individuals to develop their properties. In addition there has been an attempt by the government to kick start the building industry with several initiatives including government backed mortgages in the ‘Help to Buy Scheme’. What are the changes and how could they affect property owners?… Read more »