Supreme Court: A Word of Warning to Developers Considering “Cynical Breach” of Restrictive Covenants in Landmark Case Alexander Devine Children’s Cancer Trust v Housing Solutions Ltd

    View Author December 2020

    In the recent case of Alexander Devine Children’s Cancer Trust v Housing Solutions Ltd, the Supreme Court confirmed that any “cynical conduct” should be taken into account when a restrictive covenant has been breached. This is a significant outcome for property developers who wish to build on burdened land.

    In this article our Real Estate Litigation team explores the Case in further detail.