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What is the difference between a lease and a license?

The distinction between a lease and a licence is of considerable importance nowadays as the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, Part II (as amended) protects business tenancies. This Act only applies to tenancies and does not apply to licences and therefore you may not have the right to renew your tenancy or be due compensation should the Landlord require your property for their own services or redevelopment.

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"Frank and the team at Castles have done many surveys for me and they have always been professional, efficient and provided an excellent service. I can highly recommend them. "

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"We have used the services of Castles Surveyors on many occasions both in regard to personal matters and on behalf of clients. We have always received an excellent professional service and matters have been dealt with in a friendly and efficient way. "

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"I have dealt with Castles Surveyors for over 15 years and can honestly say that they are the only company that I would use myself or recommend to friends and family. To say that they are experts in their field would be an understatement. Frank Hill and his team have always gone the extra mile whether it be with flexible appointment times or the aftersales customer care where they will actually take the time to speak to client to discuss any points highlighted in their reports. A truly great company with ‘old school’ customer care that’s rarely found these days. Top Marks!!!! "

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