Leasehold Covenants and Equitable Set-Off
 Conveyancer & Property Lawyer 460
4 Pages Posted: 6 Jun 2013
Date Written: September 5, 2006
This consders the circumstances in which a tenant could set-off a liability against an assignee of the reversion, when the right to set off had accured in relation to the original landlord. The issue reminds us that England & Wales does not have a coherent code of landlord and tenant obligations, but a patchwork of contractual and proproetary rules.
Keywords: Assignment, Business tenancies, Equitable set off, Rent arrears, Tenants rights
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