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.
A lease is a contract and so if you breach the terms of your lease, legal action could be taken against you. The court could order you to pay damages, legal costs and/or put right any breach if it is possible to do so. The ultimate sanction open to your landlord would be to seek forfeiture of your lease.
You may require the services of a solicitor.
More information you might find useful:
- Service Charges and other issues: Forfeiture and possession
- Living in Leasehold Flats
- More Frequently Asked Questions on Breach of Lease
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