Highlights of this report


What is reverse sensitivity?


Object to them, before they object to you! Read more

Reverse sensitivity cases


Our take on a few reverse sensitivity scenarios. Read more

Who makes the rules?


The role of councils, and our view on covenants. Read more


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We explain the complex and confusing world of reverse sensitivity.

Most property owners know they can object to proposed developments that would affect them. But did you realise you can object to new developments on the grounds that the new neighbours might eventually complain about you?