Bedell Cristin Cayman Partnership
2,870 retail stores have closed in the UK in the first half of 2019, and the British Retail Consortium has estimated that 900,000 retail jobs could be lost by the end of 2025.
Like freehold conveyances, leases for terms of more than 9 years must be passed before the Royal Court and registered in the Public Registry. By contrast, leases for shorter terms
There are a number of developments in Jersey where the properties can only be owned by "first time buyers".
The JEP earlier this month reported that Jersey has seen an explosion in the number of Airbnb properties listed in the Island ...
Day Pitney LLP
The New Jersey Appellate Division has affirmed the decision of the trial court (trial court) that the borough of Point Pleasant's (borough)
Letting out property in Jersey was once a strictly private affair between a landlord and a tenant but, for some tenants, this came at the risk of uncertainty, an uneven playing field...
New minimum standards for rental accommodation are due to come into force at the start of October and comprise the latest in a series of laws and regulations affecting the Jersey residential tenancy market.
This year has seen a welcome surge in activity in the Jersey property market, supported by media reporting at the end of February 2018 of an across-the board 3% rise in the prices of all types...
Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands and is a self-governing British Crown Dependency with its own financial and legal systems and its own courts of law.
With effect from 2 November 2015 residential leases in Jersey are subject to the residential tenancy deposit scheme.
From 2 November 2015, any landlord taking a rent deposit in connection with a residential tenancy agreement will be obliged to enter into an agreement with the States appointed scheme administrator...
THE Residential Tenancy (Deposit Scheme) (Jersey) Regulations 2014 are intended to come into force in the near future.
Is the property residential, commercial or of mixed use?
Hard as it may be to believe, Goods and Services Tax (GST) has now been a feature of life for businesses and consumers in Jersey for over four years.
From 16 August 2012 all rental payable under commercial leases will potentially become liable to GST.
The new Control of Housing and Work (Jersey) Law 201– looks set to come into effect by the end of this summer.
The Residential Tenancy (Jersey) Law 2011 was originally adopted by the States of Jersey in 2009 to establish a modern legal framework for the residential landlord and tenancy relationship.
One Law only: the New Law replaces both the existing Housing
(Jersey) Law 1949 and the Regulation of Undertakings (Jersey) Law
In Jersey, a first time buyer is defined as a person who has housing qualifications AND has never owned, nor had an interest in, a house or flat in Jersey, or elsewhere.
As the saying goes, ‘everyman’s home is his castle,’ so the implications of living in the confines of a relatively small island such as Jersey, means space is very important, so boundary disputes between neighbours can be hotly contested.