Licence to Access & Oversail

Licence to Access and Oversail Access is often required to an adjoining owners land to undertake work or repairs to your property. Likewise, an adjoining owner may need to gain access to your land. Unless the works are in pursuance of the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 or...

Construction Contract Disputes

Construction Contract Disputes When building works result in defective construction or the works are completed, but not as agreed in contract or subsequent instructions, Northwood Carter can provide expert advice to assist the parties in settling the matters in...

Boundary Agreements

Boundary Agreements Boundary disagreements or disputes can occur for a variety of reasons, many involving only a few inches of land. Such disagreements and disputes can usually be fairly easily resolved with the early input of expert advice. At Northwood Carter we...

Party Walls

Party Walls Many building projects throughout England and Wales, particularly in urban areas, are affected by the Party Wall etc. Act 1996. The Act imposes statutory obligations on those who are proposing to undertake certain works and affords protection to affected...

Expert Witness

Expert Witness Expert advice is often needed in connection with a variety of building disputes whether it is between a client and a contractor or a landlord and tenant they include: Construction contracts Quality and costs of building works  Timing of building works...