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Should all boundary disputes be settled by surveyors?

Believe it or not, lawyers do not love boundary disputes. Costly and protracted litigation over small parcels of land is rarely in the client’s best interests, especially if (as is often the case) the dispute is not really about the land itself but some breakdown in neighbourly relations. These antagonisms are usually worsened by court

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Hogan Lovells and Falcon Chambers launch new protocol for avoiding real estate disputes

In a perfect world, landlords and tenants would enter into leases for exactly the length of term that each would favour, and tenants would occupy until lease expiry.  In practice, landlords usually want to tie their tenants in for long terms to secure steady income streams, while tenants desire flexibility.  The only means of keeping