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Case Studies Residential

Case Studies - real cases where our lawyers have been able to help!

Case Study 1 - Residential and Development

A private ownerowned a house with a large garden. Planning permission obtained to demolish the house and replace with three new houses. The individual wantedone of the new houses when built andto know what was going to be built on the remainder of the site. Agreement entered into with a builder to build a new house to the owner's specifications and to build new houses toan agreed styleon the remainder of the site subject to a balancing payment

Case Study2 -Residential

Five individuals who owned large gardens each agreed a sale of part of their garden to adeveloper with restrictions on the type of houses to be built on the land sold

Case Study 3 - Residential

Acting for 16 people who had all clubbed together to buy a piece of land to divide between them to increase their gardens. Setting up a company, buying the land andacting in thedivision of the individual plots.

Case study4 - Residential Development

Acting for devleopers on the acquiistion of sites for theconstruction and saleof freehold properties with communal charges for the maintenance and repair ofa gated access, private road and and amentiy areas.

Case study5 - Residential and investment

Property through the generations. Buying a property in the name of a limited company subject to a loan in favour of grand parents and mortgagees with the shares being held on trust for the children. The income from the property helped to fund school and university educations and eventually theshares weresold by the children to fund deposits for their own homes. The loan to the grandparents was left outstanding until it was required by them.

Case study6 -Residential Mortgage

Acting in connection with a second charge to parents to assist children buying their first property.

Case study 7 - Leasehold Enfranchisement

Acting for eight flat owners whopurchased the freehold of theirbuilding pursuant to the procedures set out in the Leasehold Reform Housing andUrban Development Act 1993.

Case Study 8 - Leasehold Extension

Acting for several flat owners in connection with their lease extensions for a term orignially comprising99 years to that of 150 years.

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