Lease Plans

Lease Plans New leases lasting seven years or longer must be registered with the Land Registry and have a lease plan in place that complies with the specific requirements of the Land Registration Act. We undertake measured surveys, produce Land Registry compliant...

Dilapidations

Dilapidations Landlords and tenants of commercial properties invariably have different obligations and objectives in respect of their lease covenants. As a consequence, dilapidations can be a particularly nuanced and complex to navigate. Our experience and knowledge...

Review of Repairing Covenants

Review of Repairing Covenants There is often uncertainty as to the repairing and maintenance obligations and rights of the parties under a lease.  We provide specialist advice to both Landlords and Tenants on such matters, including claims for service charges and...

Project Management and Project Co‐ordination

Project Management & Project Co-ordination Embarking on a new build, major refurbishment or extension can be quite daunting.  Quite apart from the unfamiliar territory, substantial time and energy need to be put into the project by the client to ensure they get...

Statutory Consents

Statutory Consents Building owners and occupiers, whether commercial or residential, have obligations to comply with under various regulations and legislative acts. These can, and may include, the Construction Design and Management Regulations, the Building Regulation...

Contract Administration

Contract Administration The fundamental part of any construction project is the contract, setting out the terms agreed between the parties. Northwood Carter has the knowledge and expertise to know that well run contracts are beneficial for all parties and can make the...