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Security over real property – a significant judgment for secured creditors

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02 January 2020

The Jersey Court of Appeal in Jersey Home Loans Limited v Stephen Hill [2019] JCA 101 has confirmed that costs incurred by a lender may be secured by a judicial hypothec. The decision will be welcomed by secured lenders who will now enjoy better protection in the event of a defaulting loan. Mourant Ozannes acted for the successful lender in this case.