The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has launched a consultation on a professional statement, which proposes a new lease code for leasing business premises.

The intention is to replace the existing Code for Leasing Business Premises in England and Wales 2007, known as the 'Lease Code' or the '2007 Code'.

Francine Blanc discusses Lease code consultation - what landlords should look out for? on the Property Week website. 

Francine Blanc is an associate in the real estate team. She advises clients on a wide range of property transactions including landlord and tenant matters, acquisitions and disposals, property portfolio management and secured lending.