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Create A Larger House
We wanted to move to a larger house, but now the house next door has come on to the market. Our home is one half of a semi-detached pair of listed cottages - could I buy the house next door
UK
27 Aug 2019
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Future Profit
My neighbour wants to buy my two acre paddock. I'm happy to sell the land as I'm not currently using it, but I have a suspicion that he may want to sell it as a housing plot at a later
UK
22 Aug 2019
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The Common Misconception That Listed Buildings Are Exempt From The Requirement To Obtain An Energy Performance Certificate
The Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard 2015 requires all commercial properties to have a minimum energy rating of an 'E'. Section 5 of the Energy Performance of Buildings
UK
9 Aug 2019
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Neighbours Hedge Is An Issue
My neighbour has a hedge of evergreens on the boundary which is approaching nine feet in height. It blocks out much of the sunlight from my garden.
UK
31 Jul 2019
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South Facing Garage
I have a south-facing garage and I'd like to install solar panels on the roof. Would I need planning permission, or can I just go ahead?
UK
30 Jul 2019
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Planning Permission
My neighbour is building an extension to his house and he has secured planning permission. The extension is now nearing completion and, to my horror...
UK
30 Jul 2019
7
Listed Cottages
I have made an offer on a beautiful listed cottage.
UK
30 Jul 2019
8
Installing Solar Panels
I have a south-facing garage and I would like to install solar panels on the roof. Would I need planning permission, or can I just go ahead?
UK
29 Jul 2019
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Holiday Apartment With Brexit
I have just come back from a wonderful holiday in Spain and would love to buy a holiday apartment on the Costa Brava.
UK
26 Jul 2019
10
Planning Consent
My neighbour is building an extension to his house and he has secured planning permission.
UK
26 Jul 2019
11
Change Of Use
I have seen a beautiful Victorian house on the market and I would love to buy it.
UK
26 Jul 2019
12
Public Footpaths
I want to make an offer on a lovely house with a large garden, but I was dismayed to see that a public footpath runs along the edge of the garden and into the fields. Can I get the footpath relocated?
UK
24 Jul 2019
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Had The Developer Used "Reasonable Endeavours"?
The Court of Appeal recently reviewed an agreement where the developer was obliged to use "reasonable endeavours" to resolve matters with third parties prior to the longstop date.
UK
24 Jul 2019
14
What Did "Detailed Planning Permission" Mean In An Overage Agreement?
An overage agreement provided that overage would be paid on the grant of "Planning Permission". Planning Permission was in turn defined as "any detailed planning permission which grants planning
UK
24 Jul 2019
15
Failure To Comply With CIL Regulations Costs Self-Builder Dearly
The importance of rigidly following the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Regulations has been highlighted by a recent High Court decision.
UK
21 May 2019
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What Makes A Village A Village Not A Hamlet?
The Planning Inspectorate has considered what constitutes a "village" for the purposes of paragraph 145 e) of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) ...
UK
21 May 2019
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Agriculture, Food & Rural Business Update - March 2019
The Planning Inspectorate has considered what constitutes a "village" for the purposes of paragraph 145 e) of the NPPF in the context of a planning appeal in relation to an application for the construction...
UK
17 May 2019
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Diffident Display Of Finding An Adjudicator's Decision Concerning Defects To Be Defective
The claimant and defendant had entered into a sub-contract, clause 14.4 of which stated that if the defendant decided any works done ...
UK
5 Feb 2019
19
A Friend In Need, Is A Friend... In Greed! The Perils Of Providing Free Advice
This case concerned an architect who agreed to assist her friends with their landscaping venture on a gratuitous basis whereby she secured a contractor to carry out earthworks and hard landscaping,
UK
4 Feb 2019
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Risky Business Or Real Risk Of Dissipation?
The appellant company appealed against a stay of execution of a judgment based on an adjudicator's decision.
UK
4 Feb 2019
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