2015 Case Law Updates

Service Charges and Estate Management - May 2016 Update

Christopher Moran Holdings Ltd v Carrara-Cagni [2016] UKUT 152 (LC) Summary: On the proper construction of a lease, the lessee was... more »

RTMs, Service Charges And Estate Management September 2015 Update

Simon v St Mildreds Court Residents Association Ltd [2015] UKUT 0508 (LC) Summary: The requisite consent of a majority of parties... more »

 RTMs, Service Charges And Estate Management April 2015 Update

Cain v London Borough of Islington [2015] UKUT 0117 (LC) Summary: Where, in proceedings over a disputed service charge which were... more »

RTMs, Service Charges And Estate Management March 2015 Update

Caddick v Whitsand Bay Holiday Park Ltd [2015] UKUT 0063 (LC) Summary: The FTT had not erred in striking out a s.27A application made... more »

RTMs, Service Charges and Estate Management February 2015 Update

Gater v Wellington Real Estate Ltd [2014] UKUT 561 (LC) Summary: A clause in a head lease which provided that the apportionment of... more »

Philips v Francis

The Court of Appeal has allowed (in part) the appeal in Philips v Francis. It held: the “aggregating approach” (which... more »

RTMs, Service Charges and Estate Management - January 2015 Update

Francis v Philips [2014] EWCA Civ 1395  Summary: The correct approach to the meaning of "qualifying works" in s.20 and s.20ZA... more »