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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

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

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

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

Contract - can a buyer terminate a contract post-completion where a seller is in breach?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 25 2012

The usual remedy for a breach of contract is damages payable by the defaulting party

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

Easements - whether a right will be implied in favour of a seller on a transfer of part

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 14 2012

On a transfer of land, it is easier to show that a right should be implied in favour of a buyer than it is to claim that a right should be reserved by implication in favour of the seller

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

Landlord and tenant - lease renewal under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 31 2012

Where a landlord is opposing the grant of a new lease to a tenant on the ground that the landlord intends to occupy the premises itself, the court has to decide whether the landlord's intention is made out on the assumption that the landlord (and not the tenant) is in possession of the premises at the end of the tenancy