• Law Commission publishes summary paper on proposed solutions for leasehold flats and houses

      Law Commission publishes summary paper on proposed solutions for leasehold flats and houses

      Friday 20th Jul 2018
      The Government has asked the 13th Law Commission to prioritise measures for the owners of leasehold houses. The Commission has today published its summary paper on proposed solutions for leasehold houses. You can access the paper here. The paper con...Read More...
      do you know what you’re getting into when buying a flat?

      do you know what you’re getting into when buying a flat?

      Wednesday 16th May 2018
      Here's what to find out before buying... Buying any property for the first time can be a daunting prospect.  Buying a leasehold flat could be baffling if you don’t understand the difference between buying a freehold house and a leaseh...Read More...
      moving to a new managing agent – how complicated would it be?

      moving to a new managing agent – how complicated would it be?

      Thursday 18th Jan 2018
      Rising service charges with no explanations, poor communication and poor levels of service are some of the most common complaints by leaseholders.  It may be a general dissatisfaction with the current managing agent, or even that the agent is no...Read More...
      why is owning a flat any different from owning a house?

      why is owning a flat any different from owning a house?

      Friday 24th Nov 2017
      We often look at buying and living in a flat as a more accessible – and let’s face it – cheaper way of owning our own property’ This is also partly because a flat is seen as less likely to involve us in the hassle of maintain...Read More...