The popularity of mixed use buildings has highlighted the need to understand the substantial impact of residential tenants' rights. This book, by authors known for their practical expertise in this highly specialized area, includes a detailed overview of tenants' rights of first refusal under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, tenants' rights of collective enfranchisement under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 and tenants' collective rights to manage under the Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002. The authors not only provide the lawyer with everything they need to know whether acting for tenant or landlord, but also everyone associated with mixed use buildings will find the detail and clarity of information in this book vital in understanding the key laws and dealing in a straightforward manner with the issues surrounding mixed use.
Flowcharts and copies of all the relevant legislation, plus a detailed review of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 and other important cases, provide a definitive and essential professional guide.
1. Introduction to Mixed use Buildings 2. Outline of the Impact of Residential Tenants’ Rights on Mixed Use Properties 3. The Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, Part I (as amended) – Tenants’ Rights of First Refusal 4. The Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, Part I (as amended): Section by Section 5. Collective Enfranchisement Rights and Rights to Manage 6. Structuring to Avoid the Need for Compliance with the Acts