Key learning outcomes

  • Understand particular drafting issues of local authority commercial leases
  • Appreciate the challenges of informal occupation and mixed use schemes
  • Know the latest case law and environmental developments

This course covers the key issues and challenges you are likely to come across, including:

  • Informal occupation: advising local authorities in the absence of formal documentation
  • Mixed use schemes: service charge issues and common parts problems
  • Drafting issues: agreements for lease, licences for alterations, rent and rent review, break clauses, and gaining possession at the end of the term
  • Regulating occupation before commencement and after termination: avoiding protection and estoppel under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954
  • Start-up schemes and tenant-friendly leases
  • Green issues: green buildings, green leases, and other environmental developments and considerations
  • Management issues: rent review, repair, regearing and service charge problems, and advising estates departments on everyday management problems
  • Recent case law and a series of case studies
Ian Quayle

Ian Quayle

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Presenter is very knowledgeable and gave lots of practical, clear examples.

Excellent presentation. Lots of food for thought.

Available dates (2)
Tue 8 Oct 2019 - 10:00AM London Members save up to 50% off training£510
Tue 22 Oct 2019 - 10:00AM Manchester £510
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Course Notes - Commercial Leases for Local Authorities: Differences and Pitfalls £79

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