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Changes to Permitted Development Rights for Rural Communities
  • Wrigleys Solicitors LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 27 2018

The changes provide more flexibility to rural communities as to how they use existing buildings to deliver much needed homes and help farms modernise


NPPF 2018 - principle changes
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 6 2018

The NPPF has been with us, without amendment for around 6 years which for national planning policy is close to a record. We have had Written


Interpretation of planning policy - “fully addressed”
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 1 2018

The interpretation of planning policy is a key issue in the determination of planning applications. The meaning of “fully addressed” might seem


Business rates in multi-occupied properties: proposals to end "the staircase tax"
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2018

The Department for Communities and Local Government’s consultation on legislative changes to reinstate the pre-Mazars method of assessing


Government to ban the sale of new build houses on a leasehold basis
  • Brecher
  • United Kingdom
  • February 18 2018

The number of responses the Government consultation received highlights the strength of feeling about perceived unfair practices in the property


Tenant Fees Ban: What could it mean for tenants?
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • January 15 2018

On 1 November 2017, the government moved forward one of its manifesto commitments which was outlined during June’s Queen’s Speech; to ban fees charged


Residential leasehold: will good intentions lead to good law?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 12 2018

In 2017 the Department for Communities and Local Government launched a consultation on "tackling unfair practices in the leasehold market" (see our


The Government will legislate to prohibit the grant of new residential long leases of houses
  • Travers Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 22 2017

In July 2017 the Department for Communities and Local Government issued a consultation paper seeking views from the real estate industry on various


InCredit - 24 October 2017
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • October 24 2017

The FCA has published Handbook Notice 48, setting out the changes made to the FCA Handbook under the following instruments that were made by the FCA


Regulating Letting Agents: A Consultation
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2017

In his speech at the Conservative party conference the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Sajjid Javid, slightly unexpectedly