CPI Update 154 - February 2017

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For subscribers, the February 2017 issue of the CPI Update appears attached below, and deals with the following cases:

  • Breaching covenants against parting with possession - Reiner v Triplark;
  • Interpreting underletting restrictions - Lunar Office SARL v Warborough Investments Limited;
  • Applying to modify restrictive covenants - Millgate Dev. Ltd v Alexander Devine Children’s Cancer Trust;
  • Proper care in the context of rectification - Patel v Freddy's Ltd;
  • New lease rents in 1954 Act renewals - Clear Call Ltd v Central London Investments Ltd;
  • Experts’ determinations of boundary disputes - Jones v Murrell.

In addition, there is coverage of:

  • The Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings - annual amounts for 2017/2018;
  • Redemption of rentcharges in Wales;
  • Replacement environmental regulations;
  • A call for evidence on limited partnerships;
  • Licences to sub-let and section 19(1)(b) LTA 1927;
  • VAT on CON29 and CON29O searches;
  • Land Registry cancellation procedures;
  • Land Registry practice on execution of deeds.

Published on 31 January 2017.