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Social Housing monthly law update - August 2017

TLT's monthly law update on all things affecting the social housing sector for August 2017

Highlights of this month include:

  • Meeting minimum energy efficiency standards - What are the risks of buying a subĀ­standard property?
  • Tribunal fees made illegal - Looking at the reasons and implications of the Supreme Court's landmark judgment. 
  • Leasehold houses - Sales of leasehold houses to be outlawed
  • The Digital Economy Act 2017 - Sections 5 and 6, relating to the Electronic Communications Code, come into force.

Read about these developments and more by downloading the full update below.

This publication is intended for general guidance and represents our understanding of the relevant law and practice as at July 2017. Specific advice should be sought for specific cases. For more information see our terms & conditions.

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