Archive for the 'right to buy' Category

Localism Bill: people to get legal right to buy threatened local shops or post offices – Daily Telegraph

“People will be given the legal right to buy threatened community assets like post offices or village shops, Communities secretary Eric Pickles will announce next week.”

Full story

Daily Telegraph, 11th December 2010

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2) – Times Law Reports

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2)

House of Lords

“The requirement that a local authority which had delayed processing a right-to-buy claim should deduct from the purchase price the purchasing tenant’s rent payments during the period of delay applied where the tenant’s rent had been paid for him in the form of housing benefit.”

The Times, 16th June 2009

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2) – WLR Daily

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2) [2009] UKHL 29; [2009] WLR (D) 181

“The requirement that a local authority which had delayed processing a ‘right to buy’ claim under Pt V of the Housing Act 1985 should deduct from the purchase price the purchasing tenant’s rent payments during the period of delay remained applicable where the tenant’s rent had been paid for him in the form of housing benefit.”

WLR Daily, 11th June 2009

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2) – Times Law Reports

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2)

Court of Appeal

“Once a council tenant had served upon a council an operative notice of delay under the statutory right-to-buy scheme, rent paid by way of housing benefit counted towards the purchase price payable by the tenant for the council property.”

The Times, 24th June 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Please note the Times Law Reports are only available free on Times Online for 21 days from the date of publication.

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2) – WLR Daily

Hanoman v Southwark London Borough Council (No 2) [2008] EWCA Civ 624; [2008] WLR (D) 192

“Where a council tenant exercising his right to buy had served an operative notice of delay on the council, the housing benefit which he received counted as the payment of rent so as to reduce the purchase price for the purposes of ss 153A(5), 153B and 155(3A) of the 1985 Act, as amended.”

WLR Daily, 12th June 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

Wragg and others v Surrey County Council – WLR Daily

Wragg and others v Surrey County Council [2008] EWCA Civ 19; [2008] WLR (D) 29

“Whether an employee occupied a dwelling-house provided by the employer ‘for the better performance of his duties’ within the meaning of para 2(1) of Sch 1 to the Housing Act 1985, so as not to be entitled to purchase the freehold of the house, was to established by applying an objective test.”

WLR Daily, 5th February 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.


September 2017
M T W T F S S
« May    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930  

Categories