‘Ransom Strips’ - An Introduction for Real Estate Professionals

‘Ransom Strips’ - An Introduction for Real Estate Professionals

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Introduction: Requires no prior subject knowledge
1 hour
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This live broadcast session will explain the value of owning a ransom strip and how and when to create them.

It will provide guidance towards how to calculate and structure payments for transfer of ownership or the grant of rights over a ransom strip. It will also consider practical steps to be taken by landowners to protect ownership of a ransom strip.

What You Will Learn

This live and interactive session will cover the following:

  • What is a ransom strip?
  • Why own a ransom strip?
  • Whether size matters?
  • When to create a ransom strip
  • The relative merits of creating a ransom strip against other approaches (e.g. restrictive covenants or overage provisions)
  • The approach to calculating compensation for releasing a ransom
  • Structuring the timing of payments for release
  • Considering what is approved in exchange for a payment and whether future ransom value should be retained
  • Payment of costs
  • Practical steps to protect a ransom strip

Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.