Commercial Property


5th October 2020

Legal 500: Ellisons Solicitors recognised for client service in East Anglia

Ellisons Solicitors has once again been recommended within the Legal 500 directory - and this year, the firm has been recognised as a top scoring firm for client…

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30th September 2020

A New Model of Shared Ownership – What are the changes?

The Government has recently announced New Model Shared Ownership. There is a lot of detail still awaited, but what do we know so far, and how does it…

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5th August 2020

Changes to Use Classes – giving businesses more flexibility to adapt

The government has recently laid before parliament The Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2020 (the “Regulations”), which aim to simplify and overhaul the existing…

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30th July 2020

Ellisons Solicitors announce appointment of new Commercial Property Partner

Ellisons has announced the appointment of Andrew Fernandes as a Partner in its highly regarded Commercial Property team. Andrew will be based at the firm’s Chelmsford office in…

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22nd July 2020

Independent witness

In certain circumstances, a signature to a deed must be attested by a witness and we often get asked “why?” and “who can be the witness?”. There are…

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29th June 2020

Rising rent arrears creates rising tensions in the commercial sector: will the government’s new voluntary code of practice help pave the way for landlords and tenants amidst the coronavirus crisis?

Landlords and tenants find themselves navigating uncharted territory amidst the global pandemic crisis, which has sparked fears amongst both property owners and renters alike regarding their financial health…

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26th June 2020

Annual Essex Property Conference 2020

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, this year’s annual Essex property conference took place online.  Guy Longhurst, Managing Partner chaired the discussion along with speakers Alan Williams and Lewis…

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19th June 2020

Ellisons Solicitors works on an unconditional sale for a 24.5 acre site in Essex

Ellisons’ Commercial Property team are delighted to announce the unconditional sale for a client of a site in Hatfield Peverel to a national developer. The 24.5 acre site…

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15th June 2020

Start over what about turnover

Today the Retail Industry in the UK reopens following lockdown and will shortly be followed by the food and beverage industry - but, as the UK starts over…

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11th June 2020

SDLT advantage of buying a vacant plot of land

When buying a new build property, the Stamp Duty Land Tax (“SDLT”) payable can often be a deterrent for purchasers thus, it is not uncommon for developers to…

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