Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law: Volume 11 Issue 2


Table of contents - Special Issue: Regulatory issues in property law

Guest Editors: Emma Lees, Douglas Maxwell

Reverberations in the Torrens system: a new Land Transfer Act in New Zealand

Elizabeth Toomey

On 12 November 2018, New Zealand's Land Transfer Act 2017 came into force. The purpose of this paper is to pinpoint some of the significant changes in the Act that challenge the…

The residential leaseholder’s interest in construction operations

David R.F. Sawtell

The owner of residential long leasehold can be significantly affected by construction operations to the building, whether during its initial construction or its subsequent repair…

A coalition of the (un)willing?: The convergence of landlord and renter interests in the “right to rent”

Tola Amodu

The Immigration Act (2014) at Part 3 established a new regime with private landlords incurring penalties (and potentially criminal liability from 1 November 2016) if they allow a…

Compensating regulation of land: UK and Singapore compared

Edward Seng Wei Ti

The paper aims to analyse and compare how UK and Singapore deal with compensation with respect to regulation of land (short of a physical taking). The purpose is to determine…

Privatising land in England

Antonia Layard

This paper aims to analyse the extent to which privatising – or denationalising land – has legal and policy effects.

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