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Landlord not entitled to block lease renewal on redevelopment grounds06 Dec 2018

Crown Estate Scotland reform legislation passed 27 Nov 2018

Out-Law Guides

  • LBTT: completing the three-yearly lease return

    Commercial tenants holding leases entered into since land and building transaction tax (LBTT) was introduced in Scotland are subject to additional obligations to submit regular returns to Revenue Scotland to ensure that they pay tax in line with the actual...

  • Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES)

    MEES are intended to ensure that all let properties in England and Wales are brought up to an E rating on an energy performance certificate. Any let property at a F or G EPC rating will be deemed substandard.

  • The Heat Network Regulations: what landlords need to do now

    Commercial and domestic property landlords of multi-let properties where heating, cooling or hot water is supplied to tenants through a district or communal heating network are now legally obliged to provide detailed information about those networks to a central...

  • Property and bank ring-fencing

    This is one of a  series of guides  on issues connected to ring-fencing and banking reform faced by banks. Other guides cover issues such as tax, employment, issues for directors, pensions, litigation, third party contracts and competition considerations....

  • Break Clauses - Top Tips for Landlords and Tenants

    A break clause is a provision in a lease which enables either the landlord or the tenant, or both, to end the lease early. 

  • Tax treatment of REITs

    This guide was last updated in December 2017.

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