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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
  • United Kingdom
  • 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
  • United Kingdom
  • 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
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Restrictive covenants - a covenant will only be enforceable if the land benefiting from it is easily ascertainable
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2012

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


Digging deep - can a ground floor tenant extend below ground?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 28 2012

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


Contract - can a party terminate a contract when it is itself in breach?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 24 2011

A party to a contract will not normally be allowed to rely on his own breach of contract in order to bring the contract to an end


Contract - can a buyer terminate a contract post-completion where a seller is in breach?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 25 2012

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


Boundary agreements - will an informal agreement be enforceable?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2013

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


Landlord and tenant - the difficulties that can arise when the reversion to a lease becomes split
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 17 2011

A split reversion occurs when land subject to a lease is sold off in parts, so that the tenant has more than one landlord


What constitutes actual occupation?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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