Publications: May 2006


Oates v Stimson

The Message Oral contracts for the sale of land are normally of no effect but they can be enforceable in certain circumstances. 

The Case The Court of Appeal has opened the door even further to litigation between property owners by upholding a decision of the Swindon County Court that a contract for the sale of […]

16th May 2006 Recent Property Cases Read more

Estate Acquisition & Development Ltd v Wiltshire & Another

The Message Tenants were successful in having an order for forfeiture of their lease set aside despite having failed to attend the hearing at which the order was made. The Case Ms Wiltshire and Mr Chambers (the tenants) had a lease of a property under which they paid £20 ground rent a year as well […]

4th May 2006 Recent Property Cases Read more