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REF Insight

Global Housing & Mortage Outlook (January 2019)
Fitch Ratings Report

EMEA Real Estate Finance Rankings
Dealogic Insight

New UK Land Registry Form ADD: Application for approval of a deed of variation/priority/postponement of a charge

The Land Registry has introduced a new form entitled 'Application for approval of a deed of variation/priority/postponement of a charge'. The new form is to be used by lenders when submitting a standard form of deed of variation of a charge, deed of priority of a charge or deed of postponement of a charge to HM Land Registry for approval.

UK Select Committee calls for reforms in support for leaseholders

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (the "Committee") has called for wide-ranging reforms to the leasehold system to address, amongst other things, exploitative practices by developers, freeholders and managing agents.'. The new form is to be used by lenders when submitting a standard form of deed of variation of a charge, deed of priority of a charge or deed of postponement of a charge to HM Land Registry for approval.

REF Quarterly Bulletin March 2019

Upcoming events; documentation updates; and latest legal & regulatory news, briefings and submissions to regulators.