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Recently, we advised a housing association which had discovered that a neighbouring land owner who was not a tenant of the association had tipped large amounts of building rumble onto a driveway which provided vehicular access to some of the association’s buildings.
The drive way was blocked and could not be used. It was clear from the title documents that the association had a right to use the driveway, but the large amount of building waste made that use impossible. Dialogue with the neighbour proved fruitless and it was necessary to threaten and then issue court proceedings for an injunction.Read more
Despite the assertion by HS2 that applicants to the Need to Sell scheme ‘do not need to appoint professional representatives to help with your application’', our experience has been quite the reverse. Our HS2 advisory team has been handling a range of applications for compensation for land and property owners, including Need to Sell (NTS) applications, for several years now and our evidence is that none of the application processes are straightforward.Read article
Billed as a once-in-a-generation budget, it was packed with announcements. But there will surely be much more to come in the years ahead as the UK seeks to grow its economy, not least an increase in the VAT rate as the deficit is reduced through higher tax revenues rather than spending cuts.Read article
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