Landlord & Tenant

Drawing the line

David Sawtell and Erol Topal consider significant property case law from the first half of 2017, including decisions on long leaseholds and contested beneficia

05 Jul 2017

The extravagant price of high fashion

Wayne Clark and Julia Petrenko review Vivienne Westwood v Conduit Street Development and the test set out in Cavendish Square in a landlord and tenan

20 Jun 2017

Getting it right

Sam Madge-Wyld discusses the court’s approach to failure to comply with the right to manage procedure in Eli

08 Jun 2017

Subletting: Advising residential landlords

Anna Bennett reviews the options open to landlords whose tenants are subletting the property, and the problems they might encounter with holida

08 Jun 2017

The problems with letting agent fees

Tessa Shepperson looks more closely at the charges that tenants are being asked to pay and considers whether a total fee ban is the only fai

18 Apr 2017

Landlord and tenant law: Where are we now?

Tessa Shepperson discusses some of the significant changes that have taken place in the private rented sector over the past year, and some that are yet t

31 Jan 2017

A bite-sized update on the Energy Efficiency Regulations

Edward Glass advises practitioners on preparing their landlord clients for the minimum energy efficienc

22 Dec 2016

The other side of Airbnb

Lessee- or tenant-landlords hoping to advertise their property for short-term stays must be aware of the risks they face, cautions Riccard

22 Dec 2016

Partnerships and leases: A bad combination?

As the courts have inadvertently made it inadvisable for traditional partnerships to hold leases, Simon Hartley considers alternat

22 Dec 2016