Podcast
GP Refinancing Podcast
10/06/24
In this podcast our Head of Real Estate Sam Hopkins discusses refinancing of GP surgery premises with Ian Crompton of Primary Care Finance.
Insight
Levelling Up Updates: changes to Building Regulations and High Street Regeneration coming in 2024
05/06/24
The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) made two announcements recently regarding changes to building regulations and new powers being granted to local authorities (LAs) in a bid to revive and regenerate high streets.
Insight
73 pieces of environmental legislation assimilated from the EU have been revoked
05/06/24
On 9 May 2024, 73 pieces of redundant environmental legislation originating from EU law were revoked.
Insight
The FCA introduces new anti-greenwashing measures
05/06/24
A new rule intended to prevent greenwashing has now come into force. The anti-greenwashing rule was announced by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) last year and came into force on 31 May 2024.
Insight
Changes to the Levelling-Up and Regeneration Act 2023: what this means for Local Authorities
05/06/24
Summary of the recent amendments to The Levelling-up and Regeneration Act 2023 (into force 1 May 2024) and how these changes affect the way Local Authorities deal with Compulsory Purchase Orders, provide social housing and compensation to landowners.
Podcast
Capsticks' Claims Handling Podcast
05/06/24
In this podcast Gerard Aston, Partner and Head of the Claims Handling Service speaks with Zaki Kramer, Deputy Director for Quality, Risk & Trust SIRO at Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust.
Insight
The Party Wall etc. Act 1996: why is it so often misunderstood?
05/06/24
The Party Wall Act 1996 is often seen as an obstacle to completing works, when it is really an aid. For neighbouring owners, its flexibility should be embraced and not avoided.
Insight
General Election 2024: guide to the pre-election period
31/05/24
In this insight we highlight the main considerations for NHS bodies during the current pre-election period.
Insight
Key changes to the Design and Build Contracts 2024: what employers need to know
31/05/24
Joint Contracts Tribunal has released its new suite of Design and Build Contracts 2024. Employers and contractors will need to be aware of the changes and how they could impact future construction projects.
Insight
Government proposes further information access regime for social housing providers
29/05/24
The Government has commenced a consultation on a further information publication and access regime for housing associations and other private registered providers of social housing. It is open until 15 July 2024.
Insight
The Leasehold and Freehold Reform Act 2024 receives Royal Assent
28/05/24
The Government has passed the Leasehold and Freehold Reform Act 2024 as one of several Bills pushed through on Friday before Parliament shut down in advance of the election.
Video
Step-by-Step to the Procurement Act: Open procedure
23/05/24
This episode looks at the open procedure under the Procurement Act 2023 and how this differs from the open procedure used under the current procurement regime.