Categories:Real Estate,UK

Real Estate Matters — Spring 2013

Walker Morris has released the Spring 2013 edition of its Real Estate Matters publication. Topics covered include, among others, service charges, variations and indulgence clauses and the cost of failure to complete.

In this issue

  • Don’t miss the train — current proposals for HS2 compensation explained
  • Finance Bill tightens the rules on SDLT to combat avoidance
  • Are we finally seeing the light?
  • Breaking up — it’s still hard to do
  • Variations and indulgence clauses — avoiding inadvertent release of guarantees
  • Landlords benefit as Supreme Court overturns service charge decision
  • Devaluing valuer defences (and other valuable lessons)
  • The cost of failure to complete…

If you are registered and logged in to the site, click on the link below to read the rest of the Walker Morris briefing. If not, please register or sign in with your details below.

Sign in or Register to continue reading this article

Sign in


It's quick, easy and free!

It takes just 5 minutes to register. Answer a few simple questions and once completed you’ll have instant access.

Register now

Why register to The Lawyer


Industry insight

In-depth, expert analysis into the stories behind the headlines from our leading team of journalists.


Market intelligence

Identify the major players and business opportunities within a particular region through our series of free, special reports.


Email newsletters

Receive your pick of The Lawyer's daily and weekly email newsletters, tailored by practice area, region and job function.

More relevant to you

To continue providing the best analysis, insight and news across the legal market we are collecting some information about who you are, what you do and where you work to improve The Lawyer and make it more relevant to you.

Briefings from Walker Morris

  • The dangers of working at heights

    There has been a raft of recent cases where the Health and Safety Executive has successfully prosecuted individuals and firms who have permitted staff and others to suffer injury while working at height.

  • Litigants in person: essential new guidelines

    Guidelines for lawyers have been issued in response to increasing numbers of individuals representing themselves in court. Rebecca Courtney explains how the guidelines can help to ensure the smooth running of cases involving litigants in person.

View more briefings from Walker Morris

Analysis from The Lawyer

View more analysis from The Lawyer


Kings Court
12 King Street

Turnover (£m): 42.50
No. of lawyers: 188