House of Commons Library publishes briefing paper on trends in leasehold ownership and its ongoing problems
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.
On 13th July, the House of Commons Library published an updated Leasehold and commonhold reform briefing paper.
Like its earlier version, published in August 2017, the paper covers the following topics:
- The nature of leasehold ownership and its extent
- Issues with leasehold ownership and reform, including reform in Wales
- Commonhold tenure
- Freehold houses: estate charges