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Residential Tenancies and Eviction Proceedings

In this blog we explore the key aspects of a residential tenancy agreement (“RTA”), the statutory protections they provide, how they can come to an end, how they can be breached and what can be done to remedy those breaches.

April 29, 2021 Read more

BCR Law Explains… Terminating a Residential Tenancy Agreement

How can you terminate a Residential Tenancy Agreement? In this three part blog series for ‘BCR Law Explains…’, we explore the key aspects of a residential tenancy agreement (‘RTA’), the...

April 21, 2021 Read more

BCR Law Explains… Residential Tenancy Agreements

A large number of Islanders turn to the rental market to meet their housing needs. Many other Islanders have bought residential properties as investments and look to let those properties...

April 14, 2021 Read more

When your house is more than just your home…

This article was first published in Rural magazine. The COVID-19 pandemic saw my family, like many others in Jersey, spending a lot more time together at home – much to...

March 24, 2021 Read more

Hope for the best, plan for the worst…

This article was first published in Fine & Country magazine. There are many circumstances in which people might buy a property together. It is easy (and natural) to tell ourselves...

February 25, 2021 Read more

“Mind your head…” – the duties of occupiers to visitors

This article was first published in Rural magazine. I grew up on a farm in the north of England. It was a great place to be a child – my...

November 30, 2020 Read more

Planning permission in Jersey: Can I build a pergola in my garden?

This article was first published in Fine & Country magazine. Introduction As Property owners we all like making our new homes (or our existing ones) the place of our dreams....

November 17, 2020 Read more

Residential Tenancy Update – October 2020

Introduction On 3rd April 2020, the Government of Jersey passed the COVID-19 (Residential Tenancy) (Temporary Amendment of Law) (Jersey) Regulations 2020 (the “Regulations”). The Regulations were made to temporarily amend...

November 09, 2020 Read more
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