The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the recovery of rent and service charges for commercial premises. There is estimated to be around £7 billion of resulting commercial rent debt in the UK.
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The High Court has granted a summary judgment in favour of a landlord for a tenant’s non-payment of rent and service charges due under a lease irrespective of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Government’s restrictions on the remedies available to landlords.
Landlords and managing agents should be aware of the recent Court of Appeal decision in No.1 West India Quay (Residential) Limited v East Tower Apartments Limited which clarified the rules on 2 key management issues...
Many companies have taken advantage of the UK Government’s Furlough Scheme during the COVID pandemic to help ease financial pressures, after being forced to close or seeing their operations severely reduced.
Since March 2020 the Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on businesses. In an effort to protect business tenants, the Government passed legislation in the form of the Coronavirus Act 2020 which contains protective measure preventing landlords’ ability to recover outstanding rents.