Companion to Property Law and Practice: A Guide to Assessment by Robert AbbeyCompanion to Property Law and Practice: A Guide to Assessment by Robert Abbey

Companion to Property Law and Practice: A Guide to Assessment

byRobert Abbey, Mark Richards

Paperback | October 6, 2004

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This Companion to the LPC has been designed to help students through the demanding subject of Property Law and Practice. It provides a clear and logical progression through the main problems arising in a conveyancing transaction, culminating in an examination of the process as a whole.Straddling commercial and high-street approaches to the subject, it offers full coverage of all the elements of freehold commonhold, leasehold, and commercial conveyancing processes. Looking in detail at specific topics it uses charts, illustrations, and boxed inserts to clarify any particularpoints of difficulty and to consolidate students' knowledge. It offers guidance on good assessment practice, as well as containing a number of multiple-choice, short answer and transactional questions. It contains full reference to relevant web sites and wider reading especially from practitionertexts and incorporates relevant and appropriate elements of both skills and pervasive subjects (e.g. writing and drafting), as well as highlighting a number of important professional conduct matters. COMPANION WEB SITE This title features a Online Resource Centre specifically created to work alongside the text; providing an up-to-date and comprehensive resource for students and lecturers. Includes: updated legislation, extra learning resources and revision information, annotated web links to legal resources, andadditional forms not included in the book.
Robert Abbey is Director of Legal Practice at Westminster and has been involved with the LPC since its introduction in 1993. He is also the Law Society's Chief External Examiner in Property Law and Practice. He has previously been a solicitor in the field of Conveyancing and remains a consultant solicitor. Mark Richards has taught Con...
Title:Companion to Property Law and Practice: A Guide to AssessmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:372 pages, 11.5 × 8.11 × 0.82 inPublished:October 6, 2004Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199270317

ISBN - 13:9780199270316

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to the book and its format2. Registered and unregistered conveyancing; taking instructions3. The draft contract4. Pre- contract searches, enquiries and town and country planning5. Deducting and investigating title6. Exchange of contracts7. The purchase deed and mortgage8. Pre-completion procedures and completion9. Post completion procedures; delays and remedies10. Leaseholds and commonhold11. Commercial conveyancing and property12. New properties13. Putting it all together, the process as a whole