Publications: December 2006


Broadway Investments Hackney Limited v L Grant

The Message A tenant of mixed business and residential premises failed to show that he benefited from statutory rights as a residential tenant to resist eviction. 

The Case In 1995 the Council of the London Borough of Hackney granted Mr Grant a ten year lease of premises in Hackney. The premises consisted of a basement, […]

20th Dec 2006 Recent Property Cases Read more

Reichman & Dunn v Beveridge & Gauntlett

The Message Tenants who no longer occupy or require let premises cannot force their landlords to take them back before the end of their leases. 

The Case In an important case for landlords, the Court of Appeal has rejected a claim by tenants that leases are no different to any other form of contract and […]

13th Dec 2006 Recent Property Cases Read more