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The Crown Estate – new leases in Crown Land

The Crown Estate holds the freehold to a significant number of properties that are subject to residential leases. Leaseholders who are resident on the Crown Estate often have the benefit of living in some of most attractive properties, the majority of which are in an around London whether around the Royal Parks, Victoria Park or… Read more »

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What is a recognised Tenants’ Association?

Leaseholders who want a greater voice in the management of their building may want to think about forming a Tenants’ Association. A Tenants’ Association can be set up by a group of leaseholders who own leases from the same landlord / freeholder on similar terms. Forming an Association is a good way for the flat… Read more »

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Leasehold Property and Alterations

The website ‘Property 118’ has published Mark Chick’s article on leasehold property and alterations. If you own a leasehold flat or house or commercial premises and want to do works, you should read this first. A link to the article appears below: https://www.property118.com/leasehold-property-alterations/99492/ If you would like to discuss any leasehold issues by all means… Read more »

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Where should notice be served?

In this article Mark Chick takes a look at the case of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council v Tanna and the question of whether service on the registered proprietor will be good service. Click here for further details. If you have a query about leasehold issues then please contact leasehold@bishopandsewell.co.uk or call 020 7631 4141 and ask… Read more »

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Bishop & Sewell advises on Spinnaker Opportunities IPO

Bishop & Sewell has advised Spinnaker Opportunities, a new cash shell, on its admission to the Standard List of the London Stock Exchange and its Placing and Subscription of over 26 million shares. Admission and Dealings occurred at 5 pence per share on Wednesday 17th May. Spinnaker is the latest venture of veteran small-cap trouble-shooter turned… Read more »

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