Can I acquire land through squatters rights?

Can I acquire land through squatters rights?

Can I acquire land through squatters rights? Most people are generally aware of the term “squatters rights” which in principle, allows a person who has been in possession of a piece of land for a long period of time to apply to acquire legal title to it. Given that...
Covid 19 impact on Plot Sales – Update

Covid 19 impact on Plot Sales – Update

Covid 19 impact on Plot Sales – Update In May, I explored how Covid-19 was effecting new build plot sales and the current market position at that time, read here. There has been a significant amount of change in the last 4 weeks and so this brief update will...
Covid 19 impact on Plot Sales

Covid 19 impact on Plot Sales

Covid 19 impact on Plot Sales As with any economic crisis, the property market is one of the first and one of the hardest to be hit. Knight Frank has predicted that more than 520,000 house sales will be abandoned this year due to the coronavirus outbreak, being a 38%...
A Guide to Preparing Land Registry Compliant Conveyance Plans

A Guide to Preparing Land Registry Compliant Conveyance Plans

A Guide to Preparing Land Registry Compliant Conveyance Plans A short guide on how to prepare plans which comply with Land Registry requirements and how to avoid the common problems which result in rejected applications. When preparing plans for any conveyancing...
Common Questions from Developers on Residential Leases

Common Questions from Developers on Residential Leases

Common Questions from Developers on Residential Leases The current leasehold reform is changing the landscape of residential new build plot sales, both in terms of substance and policy. It is understandable therefore, that when property developers are readying their...