BLM's Commerical Property Team warns retail operators to act now on Covid-19 to secure a payment holiday or rents will remain due on Wednesday 25 March

23 Mar 2020

BLM’s commercial property team is continuously monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on clients and their businesses. For retail operators concerned about the decline in customer footfall resulting from the Government’s recently introduced measures to counter the spread of Covid-19/Coronavirus, we look ahead to Wednesday 25 March - the date when for many retailers the next quarter rents are payable for those operating across England & Wales -  and outline some of the key considerations here.

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Disclaimer: This document does not present a complete or comprehensive statement of the law, nor does it constitute legal advice. It is intended only to highlight issues that may be of interest to customers of BLM. Specialist legal advice should always be sought in any particular case.

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