Leasehold Solutions urges flat owners served with Section 5 Notices to take action quickly to secure their ‘financial destiny’ New division launched to help leaseholders take advantage of Section 5 offers

Leasehold Solutions, the market leader in project managing lease extensions and freehold acquisitions, has launched Section 5 Solutions, a specialist division that provides expert advice to flat owners when they are served with a Section 5 Notice by their freeholder.   Louie Burns, Managing Director of Leasehold Solutions, said: “In the wake of the so-called ground rent scandal, we’ve seen … Read More

Prominent leasehold campaigner Louie Burns publishes guide to help leaseholders understand their legal rights

1 May 2018 Prominent leasehold reform campaigner Louie Burns has published ‘The Leaseholder’s Simple Guide to Leasehold’, an informative manual to give leaseholders the knowledge they need to navigate the UK’s complex leasehold system. 100% of the monies raised from sales of the book will be donated to the National Leasehold Campaign and the Leasehold Knowledge Partnership, two important leasehold … Read More

Free event in Newcastle to offer expert advice to leaseholders

The so-called ‘leasehold scandal’ has affected leaseholders up and down the country, but people struggling with leasehold issues in Newcastle will be offered free specialist advice at an event on Wednesday 4 July. Project management firm Leasehold Solutions has partnered with legal firm Leasehold Law and valuation experts Leasehold Valuers to present The Leasehold Roadshow in Newcastle. The free-to-attend event, … Read More

Burns urges the Government to stick to its timetable for Leasehold Reform

The Leasehold Roadshow is returning to Islington! Join us at the Business Design Centre to find out everything you need to know about leasehold properties.  Date: 22 March 2018Time: 2pm – 6pmVenue: Business Design CentreAddress: 52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0QH Louie Burns, Managing Director of Leasehold Solutions, is a well-known and passionate speaker and advocate for the rights of … Read More

Property latest: Connecting capital, country and coast in 2018

This event will enable property professionals to connect with the LonRes team to understand more about how to access the growing ‘down from London’ network of buyers in our area. With the issues surrounding leasehold currently THE hot topic, our MD Louie Burns, who speaks nationally for the NAEA and at other property events as well as to the broadcast … Read More

Louie Burns says landmark appeals court ruling on leasehold valuation is “devastating outcome” for leaseholders

The Leasehold Roadshow is returning to Islington! Join us at the Business Design Centre to find out everything you need to know about leasehold properties.  Date: 22 March 2018Time: 2pm – 6pmVenue: Business Design CentreAddress: 52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0QH Louie Burns, Managing Director of Leasehold Solutions, is a well-known and passionate speaker and advocate for the rights of … Read More

Leasehold Solutions slams Government’s announcement on unfair leasehold practices as “incredibly weak”

December was a busy time for the sector and we were quick to react to the  Government’s announcement on unfair leasehold practices and our comments were used in the following media: BBC News The Telegraph Moneywise Mortgage Solutions Inside Housing Estate Agent Today Property Industry Eye 24 Housing Lebarate News European News More about Leasehold Solutions Leasehold Solutions is a … Read More

Louie Burns calls on Queen to end ‘feudal’ system

A leasehold campaigner has called on the Queen to end her support for what he calls the UK’s “feudal leasehold system” by changing the land tenure for The Crown Estate’s vast leasehold property portfolio. Louie Burns, managing director of Leasehold Solutions, says that as one of the UK’s largest property managers, The Crown Estate’s £12 billion property portfolio includes thousands of leasehold homes for which it owns the … Read More

Leasehold Solutions comments on Taylor Wimpey deal

Housebuilder, Taylor Wimpey, recently announced via a  trading statement that the “substantial majority” of its home buyers who are caught up in leases with escalating ground rents will be able to switch to fairer leasehold contracts. Louie Burns comments on this deal in a recent article by Moneywise. Read more here.