Category Archives: FAQ’s, Frequently Asked Questions

Questions that you need to ask to solve a problem, get information, save you money and save you time,

Shares at Punch climb almost 40% following takeover bids

Shares at Punch climb almost 40% following takeover bids: Shares at Punch have climbed almost 40% after it confirmed it had received two takeover bids. The company’s share price increased 48.5p to 177.00p on Wednesday afternoon (14 December) from the start of trading – up by 37.74%. It confirmed earlier in the day it had… Read More »

M&C June Newsletter, MRO, Caveat Emptor and Latest on Leases.

M&C June Newsletter, MRO, Caveat Emptor and Latest on Leases. We are still all waiting with baited breath on the final pronouncement of the Statutory Pubs Code that is now well past the specific date set by Parliament for publication, namely 26th May 2016. Whilst it is appreciated that Government have every desire to ensure… Read More »

MRO stands for Market Rent Only, not Make Rents Outrageously (expensive)! “Barrel-dregs”

MRO stands for Market Rent Only, not Make Rents Outrageously (expensive)! “Barrel-dregs” A classic tale of one of the major villains of the industry, sadly no names but a warning to the unsuspecting who may still believe their Landlord is a caring, sharing partner in business reputable organization. Somewhere in the North East there is… Read More »

New Code of Practice for tied tenants will begin next month:

  New Code of Practice for tied tenants will begin next month: Download the pubs code regulation and fees information below. Pubs Code Regulation 2016 Pubs Code Fees 2016 Impact Assessment If you need help interpreting the code please email or call the office here . The government will introduce a new Code of Practice… Read More »

Government to introduce a market rent only (MRO) review option for tied tenants

The government is to introduce a market rent only (MRO) review option for tied tenants that can be triggered by “a significant impact on trade” alongside other key events such as lease renewal. Clarifying what it meant by a “significant impact on trade”, the government said: “This will arise where written analysis of the level… Read More »

The government is to introduce a market rent only (MRO) review option for tied tenants

The government is to introduce a market rent only (MRO) review option for tied tenants that can be triggered by “a significant impact on trade” alongside other key events such as lease renewal. Clarifying what it meant by a “significant impact on trade”, the government said: “This will arise where written analysis of the level… Read More »

M&C July News letter, well worth reading on the vagaries of leases.

There is nothing worse than an air of uncertainty and planning ahead for both summer trade and for the formality of lease renewal is currently still anybody’s guess. Whilst it is hoped for the much-heralded ‘barbecue summer’, it is always a risk as to the certainty that it will actually happen. Gearing up for the… Read More »

Pub Co takes back your Lease for it’s own use, what happens? Barrel-Dregs

Pub Co takes back your Lease for it’s own use, what happens? Supposing your faithful Pub Co BDM comes waltzing in grinning from ear to ear, saying that your lease renewal will only be for five years, because the Pub Co want the property for their own use, to turn it into a Managed House.… Read More »

PUBS ADVISORY SERVICE ANNOUNCES MRO ROAD SHOW DATES

PUBS ADVISORY SERVICE ANNOUNCES MRO ROAD SHOW DATES The Pubs Advisory Service are announcing five MRO road show dates during which the forthcoming Market Rent Only option will be explained to licensees, brewers and other interested parties. The road shows will take place throughout June with dates in London, Liverpool, York, Leicester and Exeter and… Read More »