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Terminating a commercial lease (video)
Commercial Property solicitor, Rebecca Davidson summarises how to terminate a commercial lease.
Published Friday 25th January 2019
Overage: over and above the purchase price
An overage agreement can be a very useful way of protecting against potential losses when selling land; Megan Richardson explains the main things to consider before implementing an agreement.
Published Friday 9th November 2018
Six costs to consider before leasing a business premises
Commercial property solicitor Abigail Clucas gives an overview of six costs to consider before leasing a business premises.
Published Friday 26th October 2018
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 boundary between two residential or commercial properties.
Published Friday 27th July 2018
Heads of Terms
Commercial Property Solicitor Rebecca Davidson explains heads of terms: found in the contracts of a variety of commercial transactions.
Published Friday 6th July 2018
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% of commercial properties in the UK.
Published Friday 23rd March 2018
A guide to rent reviews in commercial leases
Rebecca Davidson explains rent reviews in commercial leases and explains what to watch out for to avoid financial consequences.
Published Thursday 9th November 2017
Dilapidations & Commercial Leases: 5 tips to avoid excessive costs
Rebecca Davidson gives her top 5 tips for avoiding costly dilapidations claims in commercial leases.
Published Friday 18th August 2017
Telecommunications Wayleave Agreements
Abigail Clucas explains telecommunications wayleave agreements, which allow operators to use equipment on private land.
Published Thursday 20th July 2017
Commercial leases: A guide to the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954
Rebecca Davidson explains the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, an important piece of legislation which is relevant to all commercial leases.
Published Thursday 1st June 2017
Commercial Leases: Break Clauses
Abigail Clucas, Commercial Property Solicitor, explains the key features of break clauses in commercial leases.
Published Monday 17th October 2016