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Poonam Rathour-Patel

Senior Associate

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English

Poonam Rathour is a Senior Associate in the Real Estate department.

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  • 2007 – LLB, University of Warwick, Coventry
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Protection for tenants in social or private rented residential accommodation...
Summary There will be emergency legislation to suspend new evictions from social or private rented residential accommodation during the COV­ID-19/coronavir­us national emergency. No new possession proceedings...
The Law Commission presents options to reduce premiums payable on leasehold...
The Law Commission’s long awaited report in which it proposes “options” for reforming the valuation process in leasehold enfranchisement was published on 9 January 2020. It puts forward three key...
A new Housing Complaint Resolution Service for the entire housing market
As part of their commitment to make the property market fairer and more transparent, the Government announced last week a new Housing Complaint Resolution Service for the entire housing market. The new...
When is a management agreement a qualifying long term agreement
The Court of Appeal has upheld the decision of the Upper Tribunal in Corvan (Properties) Limited v Maha Ahmed Abdel-Mahmoud [2017] UKUT 228 (LC). It found that a management agreement appointing an agent...
Landlord’s block policy insurance costs forming part of service charge...
The case of Cos Services Ltd v Nicholson and Willans [2017] UKUT 382 (LC) (3 October 2017) is a useful reminder to landlords of residential property that a routine renewal of a block insurance policy...
Council of Mortgage Lenders to issue guidance to lenders following ground...
The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) has confirmed that it will shortly be issuing guidance on how to handle the much publicised ground rent scandal. The scandal relates to newbuild houses and flats...
What is the London Plan for Resi?
The London housing market is at the top of the agenda for the London Mayor. Not surprising therefore that his review of the London Plan has specific focus on affordable housing and, in September 2016...
Landlords Beware of the Rights of First Refusal
Part 1 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 (the “Act”) imposes on the landlord of residential tenants (including tenants in a mixed use building), who intend to make a relevant disposal of their freehold...
Autumn brings new regulations for the PRS sector
As of 1 October 2015 two sets of regulations come into effect imposing additional requirements on landlords of residential properties. The regulations deal with smoke alarms, the information to be given...