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Real Estate Management Law

Seventh Edition

Richard Card, John Murdoch, and Sandi Murdoch

August 2011

ISBN: 9780199572045

834 pages
Paperback
246x171mm

In Stock

Price: £42.99

A clear, authoritative account of the most relevant areas of law for students of estate, real estate, and land management which takes the reader through the English legal system, the law of contract, the law of tort, land law, the law of landlord and tenant, to planning law, taking into account key cases and statutory provisions on the way.

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A clear, authoritative account of the most relevant areas of law for students of estate, real estate, and land management which takes the reader through the English legal system, the law of contract, the law of tort, land law, the law of landlord and tenant, to planning law, taking into account key cases and statutory provisions on the way.

  • The only book to cover all the key law requirements for students of real estate management and related courses
  • Authored by the foremost authorities in the field

New to this edition

  • Features increased coverage of both land law and landlord and tenant law
  • Includes a reworked section on planning law
  • Language has been clarified and simplified throughout to avoid over-legalistic terms, making it easier to understand for students with no law background
  • New pedagogy is included, with bulleted chapter introductions, key points throughout each chapter, and self-test and scenario questions at the end

About the Author(s)

Richard Card, Emeritus Professor of Law, De Montfort University, Leicester, John Murdoch, Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Reading, Reading, and Sandi Murdoch, Honorary Fellow , University of Reading, Reading

Richard Card, LLB, LLM, FRSA, Emeritus Professor of Law, De Montfort University, Leicester

John Murdoch, LLB, MCIArb, HON RICS, Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Reading, Reading

Sandi Murdoch, LLB, LLM, Honorary Fellow, University of Reading, Reading

Table of Contents

    PART I: OUTLINE OF THE ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM
    1: Introduction
    2: Administration of the Law
    3: Sources of English Law
    PART II: THE LAW OF CONTRACT
    4: Introduction
    5: Agreement
    6: Binding Agreement
    7: Contractual Terms
    8: Performance and Breach
    9: Exemption Clauses, and Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts
    10: Discharge by Frustration
    11: Remedies for Breach of Contract
    12: Misrepresentation, Duress and Undue Influence
    13: Third Party Rights or Obligations under a Contract
    14: Agency
    PART III: THE LAW OF TORT
    15: Introduction
    16: Negligence - Duty of Care
    17: Negligence - Breach of Duty
    18: Negligence - the Causing of Damage
    19: Defences to Negligence
    20: Breach of Statutory Duty
    21: Liability for Dangerous Premises
    22: Trespass to Land
    23: Nuisance
    24: Strict Liability
    25: Animals
    26: Vicarious Liability
    27: Remedies
    PART IV: LAND LAW
    28: Land, its Ownership and Use
    29: The Formal Acquisition of Rights to Land
    30: The Informal Acquisition of Rights to Land
    31: Concurrent Ownership
    32: Easements
    33: Restrictive Covenants
    34: Mortgages
    35: Enforceability of Interests in Land
    PART V: THE LAW OF LANDLORD AND TENANT
    36: Landlord and Tenant: The General Law
    37: Landlord and Tenant: Statutory Protection
    PART VI: PLANNING LAW
    38: The Operation of the Planning System and its Legal Framework
    39: The Law of Development Management and Enforcement
    Index

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