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Seminars Overview

Doug Stevens has been conducting a monthly series of (invitation only) Seminars for 1st and 2nd year real estate graduates at West End (London) based retail orientated practices.

The Seminars are informal one hour sessions covering in relatively brief detail a range of property topics.  They are not part of any formal training or CPD programme and are conducted on a voluntary basis by Doug.

The attached notes are for the benefit of the attendees of the Seminars and are not for wider distribution.

 

Seminars 2018

Monday 22nd January 2018                    SEMINAR 41 - How to Read a Commercial Lease

Monday 19th February 2018                   SEMINAR 42 - Lease Terms and Physical Features which impact on Rental and Capital Valuation

Monday 19th March 2018                       SEMINAR 43 - Disputed Lease Renewals & Rent Reviews |  The Court & Arbitration Processes |  

                                                                                            Part 36 & Calderbank Offers

Monday 23rd April 2018                          SEMINAR 44 - Q & A Session - S.26 L & T Act, MEES - IPMS - S.30(f) L & T Act - Conduct & Conflicts -

                                                                                            Without Prejudice - Contracting Out

Monday 21st May 2018                           SEMINAR 45 - CVA's - IVA's - Pre-Packs - Administrations - Phoenix Co's - Liquidation

                                                                                            Assigning & Underletting - Pre-Emption AGA's

                                                                                            Open Question Time

Monday 18th June 2018                         SEMINAR 46 - Asset Management - Service Charges - Repairs - Alterations - Change of Use

                                                                                           Open Questions

Monday 17th September 2018               SEMINAR 47 - Q & A - V/P for re-devt S.30(f) – Re-devt break clause    

- Zoning or Overall on Convenience Store – Current Rent/Rental Value/Rateable Value    

 - MEES – Dual Agency – Inside or Outside 54 Act             

- RICS (Comp) & IPMS – RICS Standards/Statements/Guidelines/Services                                                    

Monday 22nd October 2018 SEMINAR 48 - Confidentiality - Disclosure – Powers of Arbitrator & Expert    

- Alienation and AGAs – L&T Act 1988 - Terminating Leases    

 - Interim Rent – Willing Lessor / Willing Lessee – Rent Reviews V Lease Renewals           

- Why are High Street Failing? – Rent Free Periods at Lease Renewal?

Monday 19th November 2018 SEMINAR 49 - The wording and the meaning of Rent Review Clauses

- Open questions