Residential & Commercial Leasehold Property Update with Richard Snape

16/05/2023 8:45 am
Richard Snape & Groundsure
Groundsure, Nile House, Nile Street, Brighton, BN1 1HW

plus Climate Change Update (Groundsure)

Residential Conveyancing Update

Conveyancing continues to undergo major changes.  In particular, estate rentcharges continue to cause problems. In addition, the External Wall System (EWS) certificates in relation to cladding are causing major problems.

Topics covered include:

  • First Homes and the new Model Shared Ownership Lease
  • Estate rentcharges
  • The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022
  • Competition and Markets Authority investigation of ground rents
  • The Fire Safety Act 2021
  • Building Safety Act 2022
  • EWS1 Certificates including the latest 2022 Government guidance and RICS guidance and cladding
  • Solicitor’s undertakings after the Supreme Court case of Harcus Sinclair v Your Lawyers (2021)
  • Planning permission changes
  • Recent case law on leases, service charge, restrictive covenants
  • Auction sales after the case of SPS Groundworks v Mahil (2022).

This course is aimed at Residential Property Professionals.


Commercial Leasehold Property Update

The law in relation to commercial leases is undergoing major changes especially in the hospitality, leisure and retail sectors, in the post-pandemic world. The course aims to look at some of their changes and topics covered include:

  • Post covid implications
  • Recent case law on the LTA 1954
  • Break clauses after the case of Thomas v Turner
  • Recent planning changes and their effects of commercial leases
  • Other recent case law
  • High Street Rental Auctions (HSRA) and the Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill 2022-2023

This course is aimed at Commercial Property Professionals.

Numbers are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment.

Complimentary lunch & refreshments throughout the day.

Click on the link below to book via email.