Landlord and tenant

Lease extension

Villarosa v Ryan

  • Chancery Division
  • 25 July 2018
  • Morgan J
  • [2018] EWHC 1914 (Ch)
  • [2018] EGLR 37

Landlord and tenant – Lease extension – Qualifying tenant – Executors – Appellant tenant appealing against county court order that notice under section 42 of Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 was invalid – Whether recorder properly interpreting meaning and effect of section 42(4A) of 1993 Act – Whether section 43 of 1993 Act applicable – Appeal allowed

By a lease dated 6 June 1991, Flat 2, 49 Coningham Road, London was demised for a term of 99 years. In 1999, the lease was assigned to V. By 2001, the respondent had become the sole registered

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