The Leasehold Group warns Government’s leasehold reform proposals ‘fall well short of what is needed’ to reform sector

The Leasehold Group warns Government’s leasehold reform proposals ‘fall well short of what is needed’ to reform sector The Leasehold Group of Companies has described the Government’s proposed reforms to the leasehold system as “window dressing” and has called for more detail to be provided without delay. The Government has announced a range of proposed reforms to the leasehold system that … 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 Lebarate News European News More about Leasehold Solutions Leasehold Solutions is a family-run business … Read More

We welcomes Sajid Javid’s call for a new independent regulatory body

Leasehold Solutions, the UK’s leading leasehold enfranchisement specialists, has welcomed yesterday’s announcement by the Communities Secretary, Sajid Javid, that the Government is considering creating a new independent regulatory body to oversee leasehold and private rented management. The Government is seeking views on whether regulatory overhaul of the sector is needed to fix the problems in the property management industry during … Read More

Ruling on leasehold relativity is bad news for flat owners

Ruling on leasehold relativity is bad news for flat owners In May the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) handed down its landmark decision on leasehold relativity (Sloane Stanley Estate v. Munday, 2016). In what may turn out to be one of the most significant decisions in the history of leasehold enfranchisement, the Upper Tribunal ruled against a new relativity graph proposed … Read More