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September 2012Rail time blues: the £9.4 billion railway headache

The government's planned railway upgrade is entrenched in complicated Victorian laws, with likely easement problems for property owners

September 2012Charity at home: Are charitable occupiers the best solution for vacant premises?

Vacant properties look bad for town centres, one solution is to let empty units to charites, with the added bonus of discounted business rates

September 2012Environmental Tax - can CRCEES be recovered?

The allowances due under the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRCEES) have been classified as an environmental tax. Does this mean their costs are recoverable?

September 2012Nest egg: the benefits of property investment through a pension fund

Businesses as well as individuals with pension funds can invest in property. Steve Woodham explains how

September 2012Deal or no deal - what are the skills required to be a successful deal clincher?

Integrity? Confidence? Market knowledge? Edward Jones looks at what it takes to be a successful deal clincher

September 2012Whether the weather: A good reinstatement strategy is a must these days

Today's extreme climate patterns require fast reactions and sensible planning if disaster is to be averted

September 2012Interview with Ray Bloom, CEO, John D Wood

Ray Bloom was just 25 years old when he bought John D Wood. In less than three years he has turned the company around

September 2012Poetry in slow motion - the VW Golf BlueMotion

The VW Golf BlueMotion leads the way in fuel efficiency. But, asks Tim Gibson, does being sensible come at too high a price?

August 2012Silver Solicitor Interview

Brendan Walsh is the head of Eversheds' East Midlands Real Estate Development team and has been a partner with the firm since 2000. Chambers describes him as: "Pragmatic and exceptionally good at what he does."

August 2012Seeds for thought ... the advantages of EIS and Seed EIS

Sheldon Cole, Tax Partner at Albert Goodman, reviews the key factors to consider for tax advantaged venture capital schemes

August 2012For what it's worth - the importance of valuations

What do valuations mean to a business? Paul Giness explains how to approach this crucial aspect of property

August 2012Shades of the Community Infrastructure Levy is affecting businesses

The new CIL is causing ripples across the property market

August 2012Variations on a theme - volatility of returns

Property investment offers low volatility, particularly if an investor diversifies...

August 2012Dyb, Dyb, Dyb, it's the Skoda Scout

Tim Gibson is ready for anything with the four-wheel drive Skoda Scout. But is it the leader of the pack?

August 2012A Guide to Dilapidations for Landlords and Tenants

Neil Gilbert clears up a few misconceptions about dilapidations

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