Appeal by prospective purchaser of property from order that contract rescinded, and deposit forfeited.
Gazette 26-Mar-1997, Times 21-Mar-1997,  EWCA Civ 1062,  1 WLR 1016
Land Registration Act 1925 110
England and Wales
Cited – McCausland and Another v Duncan Lawrie Ltd and Another CA 18-Jun-1996
The parties entered into a written contract for the sale of land which, in error, provided for completion on a Sunday. The parties varied the date to the Friday but did not execute a new contract which would comply with section 2(1) of the 1989 Act. . .
Cited – Firstpost Homes Ltd v Johnson and Others CA 14-Aug-1995
The parties disputed whether a contract had been made. The proposed contract was contained in a letter and a plan but only the plan was signed by both parties.
Held: The requirements of Section 2 had not been satisfied because it was the . .
Cited – P and O Overseas Holdings Ltd v Rhys Braintree Ltd and Another CA 12-Mar-2002
The first defendant appealed the award of interest on an order for specific performance of a contract for the sale of land. It had declined to complete the purchase because the seller had not been registered as proprietor of the land, and the . .
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Updated: 20 April 2021; Ref: scu.141458