“An excellent local team committed to the highest levels of customer service. They're efficient and get on with things in a timely manner. ”
The Social Housing team lawyers are leaders in their field and provide specialist advice in the following areas:
Our clients include:
Our social housing specialists have advised on a wide variety of issues. Examples include:
“Advice is timely, and the team is very responsive and certainly shows expertise. They are always on the ball.”
“The firm has ‘in-depth knowledge' of the needs of its clients.”
“Their attention to detail is great and their timing is great - I've no hesitation in recommending the team to all manner of clients.”
Blake Morgan Development and Social Housing specialist Christine Kessler-Robinson has been appointed as a Board Member of the South West Women in Social Housing (WISH) Group.
The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has now ruled that voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay if it is paid sufficiently regularly to amount to normal pay. Our expert explains the impact this will have on employers.
Blake Morgan has made two appointments to strengthen its offering to clients in the social housing sector.
Sellers and buyers alike are very fond of overage – but overage provisions can be complex and can sometimes have unintended consequences. Our expert explains what happened in the Sparks and Biden case.
Following the ground rent scandal, the Government has set out plans to prohibit leaseholds on all new-build houses where the developer is not obliged to sell the house on a leasehold basis along with potentially reducing ground rents on all new leases.
Yesterday the Government announced that a total fund of £7 billion has been made available in a "dramatic expansion" of its affordable housing programme.
In HR Magazine, Holly Cudbill, considers the vexed question of whether employees who undertake sleep-in shifts are entitled to the national minimum wage (NMW) throughout the entire time they are asleep, or only when they are awake to carry out duties.
Tim Miles discusses the Housing White Paper that was released in Feb 2017 and the impact that this will have on the housing market.
Tim Miles discusses the impact the Autumn Statement will have on housing associations in the UK. Click here to read the full article in 24 Housing.