News & Insights // CLS Monthly New Round-Up – January 2015 Edition


The CLS Monthly News Round-Up is a snapshot of January’s property news, condensed into a bite-size bulletin.

Residential News
Property Prices could suffer due to “Manorial Rights” row
Source: The Telegraph

Thousands of homeowners could see property values plummet after a deluge of applications to register rights over their land...
 
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YouGov research proves customers need for online access to conveyancing services
Source: Today’s Conveyancer
A recent study conducted by YouGov saw more than 4 out of 10 consumers demanding online access to conveyancing services…
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Commercial News
Rights to Light: Under the Spotlight

Source: Lexology
The Law Commission’s recommended reforms that would allow developers to serve a notice forcing neighbouring owners to apply for an injunction…
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Rights of Way

Source: Lexology
Courts rules that the right to close gates can be an easement...
 
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Environmental News
Future Climate info Takes the UK Conveyancing Market by Storm

Source; Future Climate Info
Quarterly report for Future Climate Info shows a whopping 3% market share in the first 6 months...
 
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