Commercial

Commercial property: 
The onus is on solicitors

Recent decisions on the overpayment of rent and property search results, as well as changes in Land Registry practice, highlight the importance of the property practitioner’s role, writ

12 Jan 2016

Eight per cent rise in property investment insolvencies as market recovers

Improved property values leads to changing behaviours in bankin

04 Jan 2016

Not just any lease, this is an M&S lease

Implying terms into contracts: Sally Anne Blackmore explains the effect ?of the Supreme Court’s decision in Marks and Spencer plc v BN

21 Dec 2015

Competing interests in 
commercial property

Denize Akbulut, Katherine Ochynski, and Hannah Rickard consider a case on pre-pack administrations, an ownership dispute, and the consultation on energy efficien

03 Nov 2015

A balancing act between landowner and squatter

The latest squatting scandal has seen a ?group of around ?30 people, including children, who call themselves ‘Diggers’, being evicted from Runnymede eco-village i

03 Nov 2015

Passage to Italian real estate

Most experts believe that now is the ?time for real estate investors to either enter or return to the Italian market

03 Nov 2015

Arnold v Britton and commercial common sense

John de Waal QC assesses the courts' approach to interpreting the language of contracts which provide for fixed servic

27 Oct 2015

What do home businesses mean for landlords?

Elizabeth Dwomoh and Richard Hayes analyse the effect of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 on business tenancy renewa

27 Oct 2015

Freifeld v West Kensington Court Ltd: What a relief

Simon Allison looks at the circumstances in which relief from forfeiture will be granted by the court, and where it wil

14 Oct 2015