Publications: May 2013


Gavin v Community Housing Association Limited

The Message Courts are reluctant to imply a repair obligation on a landlord of commercial premises. The Case Gavin v Community Housing Association Limited [24 May 2013] concerns tenants’ fight to stay in their premises based on a landlord’s alleged breach of obligation. Ms Gavin and another were tenants of commercial premises comprising ground floor […]

24th May 2013 Recent Property Cases Read more

Party Wall Appeals – lessons from the Rolls Building case

Introduction Section 10 of the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 (‘the Act’) provides a now well-known and established mechanism for resolving disputes between building owners and adjoining owners in respect of matters concerned with works to which the Act relates, that is principally building on the line of the junction between different lands (s.1), the […]

22nd May 2013 Speakers Corner Read more