Residential Property News

Park Bench Agreement Leads to Legal BattleNovember 7, 2016

The Court of Appeal has taken the unusual step of concluding that a verbal agreement reached by a couple on a park bench should determine...

Park Bench Agreement Leads to Legal BattleNovember 7, 2016

The Court of Appeal has taken the unusual step of concluding that a verbal agreement reached by a couple on a park bench should determine...

My Home Is My PensionOctober 19, 2016

Returns on private sector pensions have been in the doldrums for a long time, and with interest rates (on which annuity rates depend) firmly stuck...

My Home Is My PensionOctober 19, 2016

Returns on private sector pensions have been in the doldrums for a long time, and with interest rates (on which annuity rates depend) firmly stuck...

Work Done on Your Home? Contractual Clarity is Key!October 5, 2016

Building work on private homes is very often carried out on an informal basis without clear contractual terms in place. However, one High Court case...

Work Done on Your Home? Contractual Clarity is Key!October 5, 2016

Building work on private homes is very often carried out on an informal basis without clear contractual terms in place. However, one High Court case...

Leasehold Details Can Prove Costly for RetireesSeptember 15, 2016

With an ageing population, purpose-built retirement properties are becoming more and more prevalent. It is important when considering the purchase of such a property to...

Leasehold Details Can Prove Costly for RetireesSeptember 15, 2016

With an ageing population, purpose-built retirement properties are becoming more and more prevalent. It is important when considering the purchase of such a property to...

Community Rejects Eyesore Wind TurbinesSeptember 4, 2016

Wind farms can be seen for miles around and their visual impact on nearby heritage assets can frequently prove decisive in planning terms. That was...

Community Rejects Eyesore Wind TurbinesSeptember 4, 2016

Wind farms can be seen for miles around and their visual impact on nearby heritage assets can frequently prove decisive in planning terms. That was...