exclusivity or “lock-out” agreements

Lock-out agreements“Decision. The House of Lords distinguished lock-in agreements and lock-out agreements. Lock-in agreements, where parties expressly agree to negotiate with each other, are unenforceable because they are “agreements to agree”, and therefore lack certainty. Lock-out agreements can on the other hand constitute valid, binding contracts:”https://uk.practicallaw.thomsonreuters.com/5-100-4523?transitionType=Default&contextData=(sc.Default)&firstPage=true

Exclusivity Agreement“A lock-out agreement is fundamentally a negative […]

Conveyancing to go online under Veyo name

Conveyancing portal to launch in spring 2015 http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/news/stories/conveyancing-portal-to-launch-in-spring-2015/

Veyo’s user friendly interface, case management tools and online deal room make the conveyancing process easier to manage. http://www.veyo.co.uk/#features

Veyo, a JV between Mastek and The Law Society to launch revolutionary home conveyancing portal in Spring 2015 http://www.mastek.co.uk/index.php/pr/222-veyo,-a-jv-between-mastek-and-the-law-society-to-launch-revolutionary-home-conveyancing-portal-in-spring-2015

Conveyancing to go online under Veyo name http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/practice/conveyancing-to-go-online-under-veyo-name/5044070.fullarticle



Tenancy Agreements

Is your section 21 notice valid? http://m.england.shelter.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/386451/Is_your_section_21_notice_valid_Jan2014.pdf

Eviction of assured shorthold tenants http://england.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/eviction/eviction_of_private_tenants/eviction_of_assured_shorthold_tenants

Gaining possession of a privately rented property let on an assured shorthold tenancy https://www.gov.uk/gaining-possession-of-a-privately-rented-property-let-on-an-assured-shorthold-tenancy



Rent a room in your home https://www.gov.uk/rent-room-in-your-home/ending-a-letting

How Do You Evict a Lodger Who Doesn’t Want to Leave? http://www.thepropertylandlord.co.uk/evict-lodger-doesnt-want-leave.html

What rights do lodgers have? http://www.adviceguide.org.uk/wales/housing_w/housing_renting_a_home_e/housing_subletting_and_lodging_e/housing_lodging_e/what_rights_do_lodgers_have.htm

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Property Fraud

Measures against property fraud

Additional security for owners not living at the registered property (Form RQ) – See more at: http://www.landregistry.gov.uk/public/property-fraud#sthash.3RqvNwRd.dpuf http://www.landregistry.gov.uk/public/property-fraud

Squatting in England

“From September 1st 2012, squatting in a residential property became a criminal offence. Squatters can now be arrested and if convicted, can be sent to prison for up to 6 months or fined up to £5,000, or both.”

“Squatting in a residential property is a criminal offence. Squatters can be arrested by the police and […]