Property Market in UK Law

  • Chartbrook Ltd v Persimmon Homes Ltd and another
    • House of Lords
    • 01 Jul 2009
    ...... give Chartbrook a minimum price for its land, calculated on current market assumptions, and to allow for the possibility of an increase if the market ... has frequently been acknowledged: see Bank of Scotland v Dunedin Property Investment Co Ltd 1998 SC 657 , 665 ("well-established and salutary", ......
  • Pettitt v Pettitt
    • House of Lords
    • 23 Apr 1969
    ...... by virtue of the provisions of section 17 of the Married Women's Property Act 1882. That is a long and complicated section: the relevant part is as ......
  • Stack v Dowden
    • House of Lords
    • 25 Apr 2007
    ...... privilege of reading in draft indicates, this case is about the property rights of a cohabiting couple in a house which they occupied together as ..., on the sole stated ground that Ms Dowden had control over the marketing and sale of the house. The Court of Appeal thought this reason ......
  • Johnson v Agnew
    • House of Lords
    • 08 Mar 1979
    ...... date on which the mortgagees contracted to sell a portion of the property)" and by substituting "3rd April 1975" for "26th November 1974" in each of ... the time when the innocent party, acting reasonably, went into the market; in Hickman v. Haynes (1875) L.R. 10 C.P. 598 at a reasonable time ......
  • Piglowski v Piglowski
    • House of Lords
    • 24 Jun 1999
    ...... and wife were each asking for an order for the transfer of property under section 24(1)(a) of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973. The wife wanted ... for one of them together with general statements about the housing market in south-east London would not have helped. . . 25 The judge then ......
  • Grant v Edwards and Another
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 24 Mar 1986
    ......The Judge decided that the woman had no interest in the property and she has appealed to this court. . . 2 The woman, the plaintiff ......
  • Luxor (Eastbourne) Ltd v Cooper
    • House of Lords
    • 12 Dec 1940
    ...... becoming bound by contract of sale, the Appellants sold the property to another purchaser without the intervention of any agent at all, would ... the option be exercised; the option was not exercised but the market having fallen, shipowners and charterers agreed by a new agreement with ......
  • Anisminic Ltd v Foreign Compensation Commission
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 22 Mar 1967
    ...... about confusion, complications and uncertainties with regard to property and rights. The Government had negotiated this sum in the interests ......
  • Smith v Eric S Bush
    • House of Lords
    • 20 Apr 1989
    ...... or accepted by the council for the value or condition of the property by reason of such inspection and report. (You are advised for your own ...The damages will include the difference between the market value of the house on the day when it was purchased and the purchase price ......
  • Oxley v Hiscock
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 06 May 2004
    ...... in the proceedings, were equally beneficially interested in a property known as 35 Dickens Close, Hartley, Kent, and that Mrs Oxley was ...The Bean property was valued at £45,000 on the open market, but the discounted purchase price was fixed at only £25,200; there was, ......
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