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Infrastructure_agreements

Factsheet

Infrastructure agreements

Partner and Head of Commercial Property and planning Robbie Mather explains infrastructure agreements: a set of documents that are put…

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Planning Construction Recoloured

Factsheet

Revised National Planning Policy Framework launched

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government published a revised National Planning Policy Framework in July 2018: resulting in…

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Planning Permission For Extension

Legal Services in Newcastle

Do I require planning permission for an extension to my home?

Thinking about building an extension to your home? Sharon Dunstan explains what to consider, as you may need planning permission…

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Party Wall Act

Commercial Client

Q&A - Party Wall Act 1996

Rebecca Davidson explains the Party Wall Act 1996 and how it applies to walls, fences and buildings that share a…

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The Rural Housing Push

Recently, the government has announced a number of measures aimed at significantly boosting housing in rural areas. The measures will…

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Epc Regulations 2018

Agribusiness

Changes to EPC Regulations – 1st April 2018

Rebecca Davidson explains changes to the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Regulations from 1st April 2018, which will significantly affect 38%…

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Conditional Contracts

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Conditional contracts

Solicitor Ben Crystal explains conditional contracts, which can be used when the sale or purchase of a property depends on…

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Local authority planning fees: up, up and away?

Commercial Property Solicitor Robbie Mather reports on the Government’s decision to increase local authority planning fees.

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Planning Permission

Factsheet

Planning for profit

Looking to enhance the value of your property by securing planning permission? Robbie Mather outlines the costly legal loopholes to…

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