Charity Property

We have a strong reputation for giving clear and understandable advice on a range of charity property issues.

We act for a wide range of charitable bodies and aim to provide sensitive and helpful solutions in what can be a technical and challenging area of the charity’s operation.

We offer expertise in areas such as

  • Purchases and Sales of Charity land
  • Leases.
  • Funding agreements and mortgages.
  • Development work including options and overage.
  • Dealing with Cy-Près schemes
  • Ecclesiastical property.

 

Latest News

Let it Snow! Great for kids but a nightmare for employers

You need your workforce in place but how do you get them there?

In a recent case a group of prison officers refused to be transported to work by their employer via a closed road during adverse weather conditions.  As a result, the prison refused to pay them.

The case of Edwards and others v The Secretary of State for Justice concerned a group of prison officers who refused to be transported to work by their employer via a closed road during adv... January 19th 2015 | read more

World Record attempt for EFN client

Nottingham’s Arran Linton-Smith is aiming to break a world record this year, for having the most company logos on a single piece of sports clothing.

Arran cycled through heavy wind and rain to compete at the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 event back in August.

Arran had 110 logos on his cycle jersey, 21 more than the previous record of 89 which was set by a mayor in Australia. But Arran’s world record attempt was put at risk by ex-hurrican... December 1st 2014 | read more