Go back Find the right information for you 11 Results Found How do I buy the freehold? NEXT How much will the freehold cost? NEXT I own a leasehold house and I can't afford to buy the freehold. Can I extend my lease instead? NEXT How do I find out who my freeholder is? NEXT Does the right of first refusal (RFR) apply to houses? NEXT How long do I have to live in my house before I can purchase the freehold? NEXT How long does it take to buy the freehold to my leasehold house? NEXT I want to buy the freehold to my leasehold house but my freeholder is missing. What can I do? NEXT Does the leaseholder of a house have to personally sign a claim notice for lease extension or freehold purchase under the Leasehold Reform Act 1967? NEXT Are there any additional costs other than the price of the freehold? NEXT What can I do if I cannot reach agreement with the freeholder on the premium payable to buy the freehold of my house? NEXT Start again Department for Leveling Up, Housing & Communities logo LEASE is governed by a board, appointed as individuals by the Secretary of State for the Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities. Would you like to stay up to date with news for leaseholders? Sign up for our email newsletter.