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Where a buyer failed to complete on a contract, and the seller was being awarded damages as a result, what was the base value of the property? Should it be taken as at the date of the breach, or at a later date when the property market had fallen?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 30 2013

Events which occur after a property salepurchase contract has been breached may be taken into account;therefore, where the property market had

Development - how to ensure that positive obligations bind successors in title

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 20 2013

In this article, we look at two cases which consider different aspects of the law on enforcing positive obligations against successors in title. The

Easements - can a right to park a car in a single space be an easement?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 28 2012

A right to park a car in a single defined space is upheld as capable of existing as an easement

Digging deep - can a ground floor tenant extend below ground?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 28 2012

In the current climate, property owners who need more space may prefer to stay put and extend, rather than move. However

Restrictive covenants - a covenant will only be enforceable if the land benefiting from it is easily ascertainable

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 13 2012

The land which benefits from a restrictive covenant must be easily ascertainable from the document which imposes the covenant

What constitutes actual occupation?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 19 2010

In Link Lending Ltd v Hussein and another, the Court of Appeal considered what constitutes actual occupation so as to defeat an application for a possession order

Conveyancing - will a buyer be bound by a third party right which is not registered at the Land Registry?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 13 2012

A buyer of registered land for valuable consideration will take subject to any third party rights which are noted on the register, and to overriding interests

Boundary agreements - will an informal agreement be enforceable?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 22 2013

Legislation requires agreements for the sale or other disposition of an interest in land to be made in writing

A tenant's dilapidations obligation, at the end of the lease, did not require it to install state of the art fittings even though the items provided by the landlord at the start of the tenancy were the best available at that time

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 31 2013

A tenant occupied commercial premises under various leases. When the leases expired, the tenant stayed on for a while longer but did eventually move

Landlord and tenant - requiring a guarantor to take a new lease following disclaimer

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 20 2013

Where a lease is disclaimed, a guarantor of the tenant may be required by the landlord to take a new lease