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15th November 2017
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Iris Hyslop v 38/41 CHG Residents’ Co Ltd [2017] UKUT 0398 (LC)

The FTT has been in existence for more than four years, but to my mind there has been no case that scrutinises the procedure rules as […]
9th November 2017
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Cos Services Ltd v (1) Irene M Nicholson (2) Wendy E Willans [2017] UKUT 0382 (LC)  

On its face, this was a simple dispute about the cost of insuring a building. On the landlord’s case, the following amounts were recoverable: 2014/15: £12,598.20 […]
2nd November 2017
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(1) Ricky Gibbs (2) Carol Gibbs v Clevedon Court (Dulwich) RTM Co Ltd [2017] UKUT 0411 (LC)

This case has a rather disheartening opening, in which the Upper Tribunal, comprising Martin Rodger QC and AJ Trott FRICS, note that the parties have been […]
23rd October 2017
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JLK Ltd v Emmanuel Chiedu Ezekwe [2017] UKUT 0277 (LC)

When is a service charge a service charge? It is easy, in all the hullaballoo about reasonableness and consultation, to overlook the meaning of those two […]