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New Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery Regime from April 2014

The remedies available to commercial landlords have been restricted with the implementation of a statutory process for the recovery of rent arrears (CRAR) effective 6th April 2014.  The ancient common law right of distress for rent is to be abolished and replaced by the modified statutory procedure. Distress was a self-help remedy for landlords of commercial premises whereby a certificated bailiff could enter premises, seize the tenant’s goods (subject to certain …Read More