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Real Estate and Property Law

Special issue call for papers from International Journal of Law in the Built Environment


We are pleased to announce a themed issue of the International Journal of Law in the Built Environment (IJLBE) focusing on Real Estate and Property Law


About the journal

IJLBE was first published in 2009. It is now firmly established as a leading international journal in its field, and received the Emerald ‘Best New Journal Award’ in 2012.


Special issue scope

We invite submission of high quality papers which explore the law’s place and role within the realm of real estate (real property) practice.  Many issues and challenges arise in the application of the law within a changing property environment.  We aim to highlight contemporary research into the multi-faceted dimensions of real estate practice which will be of interest to legal scholars, real estate researchers, policy-makers and practitioners

Contributions are welcome in, but are not limited to, the following areas:

• Rights and interests in land
• Title registration
• Acquisition, disposal and marketing
• Lease management
• Occupiers’ rights and obligations
• Professional ethics
• Conflict management and dispute resolution
• Negligence, professional liability and indemnity
• Environmental issues, planning or conservation

How to Submit

The deadline for the submission of papers for consideration is October 10, 2014.

Manuscripts should be submitted via the online submission facility at:  

They should conform strictly to the publisher’s formatting and other requirements described in the journal’s author guidelines at:


Want to know more?

If you would like any further information, please contact the Guest Editors as follows.

Selma Carson     

Alice Christudason    
[email protected]