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Has my neighbour abandoned his right of way? And, if not, does he really need all of it?By Aman Sahota
Easements are an area of property law that can cause a great deal of confusion. Putting it simply, easements are rights which a landowner has, benefiting his land, and entitling him to do something or to use something on nearby land owned by someone else. Common examples include rights of way, rights of light and rights of drainage.
A little bit of law.....SDLT and property transactionsBy Ben Halsey, Matthew Rowbotham
In this edition of A Little Bit of Law we discuss SDLT for multiple dwellings and registered providers.
You can read the full edition of this A Little Bit of Law here.
For further information please contact Ben Halsey or your usual Lewis Silkin contact.
Third party rights affecting development schemes
Area of law: Real Estate & Development24 Sep 2014, 4:30pm - 6:00pm, 5 Chancery Lane, Clifford's Inn, EC4A 1BL
Lewis Silkin advises on Peabody's new mixed-use regeneration scheme at ArchwayBy Linda Convery
Lewis Silkin advised Peabody on the acquisition of a site to develop hundreds of new homes as part of a £150m mixed-use regeneration at the Archway Campus site from University College London (UCL) and Middlesex University.