Dispute Resolution | 20th June 2018

Problems with Airbnb-style lettings

On 6 June 2018 Simon Wood, a barrister in the Hart Brown Dispute Resolution department, presented a paper at the RICS Regional Conference for the...

Simon Wood

Barrister, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution | 11th June 2018

Putting on the brakes: decelerating the accelerated possession procedure

On 6 June 2018 Simon Wood, a barrister in the Hart Brown Dispute Resolution department, presented a paper at the RICS Regional Conference for the...

Simon Wood

Barrister, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution | 19th March 2018

Don’t knock on wood

Flat-owners should be very wary of dispensing with their carpets as a recent case decided in the Central London County Court illustrates. Mrs Fouladi sued...

Simon Wood

Barrister, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution | 14th August 2017

Ground Rents: Grounds for Professional Negligence

There has been a considerable amount of recent press coverage regarding the sale of new-build leasehold properties following the launch of the government’s consultation paper,...

Simon Wood

Barrister, Dispute Resolution

A set back for “Airbnb”-style letting

Lessees of long leases of dwellings may face problems if they attempt to let out those premises on a short-term letting. In the recent case...

Simon Wood

Barrister, Dispute Resolution