Diminution in Value
The Dilapidations Protocol & the importance of a Diminution Valuation in dilapidations negotiations
Paragraph 9.4 of the Dilapidations Protocol (the Protocol) could not be clearer:
“…in a case where the landlord has not carried out all the works specified in the schedule…it should provide a formal diminution valuation (DV)…”
Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill - What Does it Mean?
The Government’s announcement that Local Authorities are to be empowered to force Landlords to let empty shops (by Compulsory Rental Auctions) probably creates more problems than solutions for both owners and recently departed Tenants alike - especially for dilapidations claims.