Paul Butt, Consultant at Rowlinsons Solicitors

Property Market

Adverse Possession and Consent

Clewer v Scammell [2018] UKFTT 209 (PC)  A recent case before the First Tier Tribunal, Land Registration Division serves to remind conveyancers of the application of the principles relating to adverse possession in a classic conveyancing context. The first reminder is that although the Land Registration Act 2002 substantially changed the law relating to adverse possession of […]Read More


More ignorance?

In January this year I commented on various articles which had appeared in newspapers about leasehold land. I suppose I should not have been surprised, therefore, to come across an article in The Times on October 7th which again showed just how little journalists – and homeowners – know about house buying and selling. The […]Read More