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Entries Labeled: Real Estate (137)

 

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This list of entries of the the United Kingdom legal encyclopaedia provides an analysis of real estate regulations in the United Kingdom, with answers to crucial questions in key areas such as: acquisition of real estate, including recording conveyance documents, foreign investors, investment entities, leases and mortgages in the United Kingdom and contracts and financing, including liens, interest, enforcement, protection of collateral, covenants and bankruptcy.

 

Access

Definition of Access In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Access : Formerly. the opportunity to visit a child that was granted (at the discretion of the court) to its parent when the other parent had the care and control of the child after divorce or when a [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AC, Buildings, North Ireland, and Real Estate.



Ad Coelum Usque Ad Centrum

Ad Coelum Usque Ad Centrum or Ad Coelum Usque Ad Inferos (Lat) Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with ad coelum usque ad centrum or ad coelum usque ad inferos(Lat) may be: Lejonvarn v Cromwell Mansions Management Company Ltd Year of the above case: 2011 [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AD, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Adverse Possession

Definition of Adverse Possession In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Adverse Possession : The occupation of land to which another person has title with the intention of possessing it as one's own. The adverse possessor must occupy the land as if he were [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AD, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Real Estate.



Agriculture

Agriculture in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Agriculture in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the same meaning as in the Agriculture (Scotland) Act 1948 and?agricultural? shall be construed accordingly. Resources See Also Further Reading Agriculture in the [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AG, Buildings, and Real Estate.



Apartment

Apartment in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Apartment in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a rooms in a dwelling not used solely as a kitchen, store or utility room.

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AP, Buildings, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Appliance

Room-sealed appliance in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Room-sealed appliance in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a combustion appliance which, when in operation, has its combustion chamber, air inlet and its flue outlet ways isolated from the room or space in [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AP, Buildings, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Apportionment

Apportionment of Rent by Administrator Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with apportionment of rent by administrator may be: Jervis v Pillar Denton Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 180, [2014] EGILR 25 (CA) Year of the above case: 2014 Apportionment of Rent on [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AP, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Architectonics

Separating floor and separating Wall in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Separating floor and separating Wall in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:respectively a floor or wall constructed to prevent the spread of fire between buildings or parts of a building in [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AR, Buildings, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Architecture

Compartment floor in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Compartment floor in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a floor with the fire resistance required to ensure compartmentation. Sub-compartment in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Sub-compartment in the [...]

Categories: A, Environmental Law, and su1. Tags: AR, Buildings, Construction, Contracts, Engineering, Environment, Environmental Law, Featured, Long Read, and Real Estate.



As of Right

As of Right Defined Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with as of right defined may be: London Tara Hotel v Kensington Close Hotel [2011] EWCA 1356, [2011] 48 EG 86 (CA) Year of the above case: 2011

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AS, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Authorised Guarantee Agreement

Authorised Guarantee Agreement Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with authorised guarantee agreement may be: K/S Victoria Street v House of Fraser (Stores Management) Limited Year of the above case: 2011

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AU, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Body

Notified body in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Notified body in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a body (organisation), whose name is notified by individual countries or Member States, to the European Commission, that are designated to carry out conformity [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BO, Buildings, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Boundary

Boundary in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Boundary in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:a boundary between land on which the building is situated and land in different occupation, so however that: a. in relation to any road , whether public or private, public access [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BO, Buildings, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Boundary Line

Boundary Line Defined Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with boundary line defined may be: Cameron v Boggiano [2012] EWCA Civ 157, [2012] 1 EGLR 127 (CA) Year of the above case: 2012 Boundary Line Explained Case Law A selected English Real [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Break Clause

Definition of Break Clause In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Break Clause : A clause often contained in *fixed-term tenancy agreements that provides for an option to terminate the tenancy at a particular time or when a particular event occurs. Break [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BR, Breaches, and Real Estate.



Break Clause/Notice

Break Clause/Notice Served by Tenant Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with break clause/notice served by tenant may be: Friends Life Ltd v Siemens Hearing Instruments Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 382, [2014] EGILR 29 (CA) Year of the above case: 2014

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BR, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Building

Porch in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Porch in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a building attached to and providing a covered entrance to a dwelling. Limited life building in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Limited life building in the context of the [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BU, Buildings, and Real Estate.



Business Tenancy

Definition of Business Tenancy In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Business Tenancy : A *tenancy of premises that are occupied for the purposes of a trade, profession, or employment. Business tenants have special statutory protection. If the landlord [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BU and Real Estate.



Cheque

Definition of Cheque In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Cheque : A *bill of exchange drawn on a banker payable on demand. Since a cheque is payable on demand it need not be presented to the drawee bank for acceptance. A cheque operates as a mandate or [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CH, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Combustible

Flue in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flue in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: passage for conveying the products of combustion to the outside atmosphere. Non-combustible in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Non-combustible in the context of the Building [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Compulsory Purchase

Definition of Compulsory Purchase In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Compulsory Purchase : The enforced acquisition of land for public purposes, by statutory authority and on payment of compensation. Authority may be given for a specific acquisition, but [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CO and Real Estate.



Conservatory

Conservatory in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Conservatory in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003:a building attached to a dwelling with a door and any other building elements dividing it thermally from that dwelling and having translucent glazing (including frames) [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Construct

Construct in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Construct in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: includes alter, erect and extend, and?construction? and related expressions are to be construed accordingly.

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Construction

Definition of Construction In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Construction : See interpretatio Flue-pipe in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flue-pipe in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: (correctly termed 'connecting flue-pipe') [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Construction Products Regulation

Construction Products Regulation in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Construction Products Regulation in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the instruction of the European Commission to Member States, numbered 305/2011, to regulate so as to remove technical barriers to [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Constructive Trust

Definition of Constructive Trust In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Constructive Trust : A *trust imposed by equity to protect the interests of the beneficiaries when a trustee or some other person in a fiduciary relationship gains an advantage through [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CO, Constructive, Real Estate, and Trusts.



Convert

Convert in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Convert in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: in relation to a building , means to make such change in the occupation or use of thebuilding as specified in schedule 2 to regulation 4, and?conversion? and related expressions [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Damages

Definition of Damages The award by court or prior mutual agreement for a breach of contract. In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Damages : A sum of money awarded by a court as compensation for a tort or a breach of contract. Damages are usually a [...]

Categories: Criminal law, D, and su1. Tags: Clinical Negligence, Criminal Law, DA, Damages, Dangerous, Intellectual Property Law, Legal Practice Terms, Libel and Slander, Long Read, Most Popular, Procedural Law, Professional Negligence, Real Estate, and Remedies.



Deposit

Definition of Deposit In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Deposit : 1. A sum paid by one party to a contract to the other party as a guarantee that the first party will carry out the terms of the contract. The first party will forfeit the sum in question [...]

Categories: D and su1. Tags: DE and Real Estate.



Dilapidation

Definition of Dilapidation In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Dilapidation : A state of disrepair. The term is usually used in relation to repairs required at the end of a lease or tenancy. Dilapidation at End of Lease Case Law A selected English Real [...]

Categories: D and su1. Tags: DI, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Disabled People

Disabled people in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Disabled people in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: persons with a physical, hearing or sight impairment which affects their mobility or their use of buildings.

Categories: D and su1. Tags: Buildings, DI, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Duct

Duct in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Duct in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: the structure, trunking, or casing, with any apertures, enclosing a passage, other than aflue, used solely for conveying air, gases, or refuse.

Categories: D and su1. Tags: Buildings, DU, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Duty of Care

Definition of Duty of Care In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Duty of Care : The legal obligation to take reasonable care to avoid causing damage. There is no liability in tort for *negligence unless the act or omission that causes damage is a breach of a [...]

Categories: Business Law, D, and su1. Tags: Directors, DU, Negligence, and Real Estate.



Dwelling

Dwelling or Dwelling-House Dwelling or Dwelling-House Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with dwelling or dwelling-house may be: Phillips v Francis Year of the above case: 2010 Inner room in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Inner room in the [...]

Categories: D and su1. Tags: Buildings, DW, and Real Estate.



Easement

Definition of Easement In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Easement : A right enjoyed by the owner of land (the dominant tenement) to a benefit from other land (the servient tenement). An easement benefits and binds the land itself and therefore continues [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: EA, Legal Practice Terms, and Real Estate.



Edifice

Protected lobby in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Protected lobby in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a lobby within a protected zone but separated from the remainder of theprotected zone so as to resist the movement of smoke from the adjoining accommodation to the [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, ED, and Real Estate.



Effective Cause

Effective Cause Defined & Explained Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with effective cause defined & explained may be: Glentree Estates v Favermead Ltd Year of the above case: 2010

Categories: E and su1. Tags: EF, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Emergency

Emergency debates Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament An emergency debate is a debate called at short notice in the House of Commons when a matter needs to be discussed urgently. An Member of Parliament may apply to the Speaker for an emergency debate under the rules of Standing Order No. [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, EM, Legislative Law, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Enclosure

Protected enclosure in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Protected enclosure in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: in a dwelling means a circulation area constructed to resist fire in adjoining accommodation. It includes a hall, landing or private stair or ramp but not [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, EN, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Energy

Net input rating in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Net input rating in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: of an appliance means the total energy input rate determined when the water produced by the combustion of the fuel is assumed to remain as a vapour. Resources [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, EN, and Real Estate.



Enforcement Notice

Definition of Enforcement Notice In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Enforcement Notice : A notice by a local planning authority (See town and country planning) that requires certain steps to be taken within a specified time to remedy an alleged breach of [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: EN and Real Estate.



Entertainment

Entertainment building in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Entertainment building in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a place of entertainment or recreation other than sports stadia, including bingo halls, broadcasting, recording and film studios open to the public, [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, E, Intellectual Property, and su1. Tags: Buildings, Club Law, EN, Intellectual Property Law, Licensing Law, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Equitable Estate

Definition of Equitable Estate In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Equitable Estate : A right in property recognized by the Court of Chancery, as distinct from a *legal estate recognized in common law courts (See estate). Equitable estates reflected [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: EQ, Equitable, and Real Estate.



Escape

Definition of Escape In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Escape : The common-law offence of escaping from lawful custody. The custody may be in prison or a police station, or even in the open air. The escaper need not have been charged with any offence, [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, ES, and Real Estate.



Exit

Exit in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Exit in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: a point of egress from a room, storey, protected zone, space, gallery, catwalk or openwork floor which forms part of, or gives access to, an escape route or place of safety. Alternative [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: Buildings, EX, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Expert Witness

Expert Witness/Negligence Defined Case Law A selected English Real Property Law Case in relation with expert witness/negligence defined may be: Jones v Kaney Year of the above case: 2011 Resources See Also Duty of Care Nuisance Damages Easement As of Right Constructive & Resulting [...]

Categories: E and su1. Tags: EX, Negligence, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Fabric

System chimney in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of System chimney in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: (factory-made chimney) means a chimney that is installed using a combination of compatible chimney components, obtained or specified from one manufacturing source [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Buildings, FA, and Real Estate.



Factory

Factory (Class 1) in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Factory (Class 1) in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: is any factory involved in manufacturing, processing, repairing, cleaning, washing, breaking up or otherwise treating any substance comprising or used in [...]

Categories: Civil Law, F, and su1. Tags: Buildings, FA, and Real Estate.