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Paul Engelbrecht


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Whilst the latest announcement from the Government was not unexpected and will have wider ramifications on the various industries it affects as a whole, the good news from a property point of view is that it is "business as usual". Can I still...

The pitfalls of rent-free periods and lease variations

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We have advised several landlord and tenant clients over the past few weeks relating to the options available if tenants are unable to pay rents on time, proposing solutions for both parties. Tenants are rushing to landlords seeking a temporary rental...

Commercial Property Department has a record year

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The Commercial Property Department at Hughes Paddison has achieved new heights over the previous 12 months in terms of deal value, new client wins, and service levels. Paul Engelbrecht (Head of Department) commented that “Our Team has worked extremely...

Coronavirus: the effect on the Commercial Property Sector

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The Covid-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the commercial property sector and there is now close scrutiny as to how the market will cope. Paul Engelbrecht at Hughes Paddison Solicitors has given his predictions for what life after lockdown in...

Are Buy-to-let Investors going to get clobbered with the new tax?

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25% of buy-to-let investors are set to sell their rental properties as a result of impending Government changes to taxation rules. In a survey of over 1,000 experienced Landlords, 25% have already sold or are planing to. Those hardest hit will be the high...