Quiz - how well do you understand your lease?
Understand the key things you should know about your lease. If you are a purchaser, this can help make sure your solicitor has covered all of these points and explained them clearly to you.
The Council can only bill you for services prior to granting of the lease if it is within the Reference Period, which is a period of 5 years from the date the lease was granted or a date where it is reasonable for you to have entered into the lease.
More information you might find useful:
- Service Charges and other issues
- More Frequently Asked Questions on Service Charges
- More Frequently Asked Questions on Right to Buy
- Resolutions for service charge disputes
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