"Scottish Law of Leases" is a comprehensive and lucid introduction to the Scots law of landlord and tenant. It covers residential, commercial and agricultural leases and provides guidance on a wide range of topics including local authority tenancies, crofts, the Agricultural Holdings Acts and valuations of market rent. The third edition of this text covers developments in statute and case law, particularly in relation to rent reviews, irritancy, housing law and keep open clauses in commercial leases. This title provides lawyers and chartered surveyors, as well as students in these and related disciplines, with an invaluable work of reference.
Table of Contents
Introduciton. Basic legal requirements. Rights and obligations of the parties. Legal remedies of the parties. Assignation and subletting: interposed leases. Long leases. Succession to tenancy. Termination of leases. Tenancy of shops. Common lease terms. Rent reviews. Service charges. Agricultural holdings. Residential leases: the private sector. Residential leases: Scottish secure tenancies