Real World - Finance and Real Estate News

July 27, 2009
The Summer edition of Real World focuses on landlord and tenant issues: how the carbon reduction commitment could indirectly affect tenants whose energy usage is not high enough to bring them directly within the scheme; a warning for landlords and their agents of the risk of inadvertently granting consent in correspondence; and the problems that can arise if a withdrawal of a break notice is not properly documented. We also examine a recent case that highlights a deficiency in the drafting of rights to lay services.