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COVID-19: Advice to Landlords and Tenants

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We have already seen landlords and tenants working together in positive and collaborative ways to keep business moving and to minimise the impact of the current crisis. We all await further news of potential legislative intervention to assist the property sector and will be ready to offer guidance with the… Continue reading →

COVID-19: Risk and Contract Management in Unprecedented Times

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The full consequences of the spread of Coronavirus on businesses, individuals and communities is at present unknown but unfortunately likely to be wide-ranging. We set out below some practical steps/considerations for businesses and individuals to try and minimise their risk as far as possible in these uncertain times. 7 Top… Continue reading →

COVID-19: Chancellor Announces Sweeping New Economic Measures

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On Friday the Chancellor announced a series of new “unprecedented measures, for unprecedented times”, building on existing announcements by dramatically expanding the government support to the economy in response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 disruption.  These measures are: Job Retention Scheme to pay 80% of salaries of existing employees if… Continue reading →

COVID-19 UPDATE – Ban on evicting residential tenants

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Please see the following announcement: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/complete-ban-on-evictions-and-additional-protection-for-renters#history Many of you may already have seen this announcement which relates to the eviction of residential tenants (including, it appears, on a ‘no-fault’ basis i.e. a s.21 notice).  We await the legislation for the specific detail but the key points are: Emergency legislation will… Continue reading →

COVID-19 Update

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Brecher is carefully reviewing the Government’s advice on responding to COVID-19. As you would expect, the health of our staff, members and clients is our utmost priority and we are following the guidelines given by Public Health England. Brecher continues to provide its usual service to clients and has taken… Continue reading →