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Service charges and other issues

Read More A guide to service charges, administration charges, ground rent, recognised tenants associations and forfeiture.

Leasehold Extension - Getting Started

Read More An outline of the right to extend the lease of a flat under the Leasehold Reform Housing and Urban Development Act 1993.

Living in Leasehold Flats - A guide to how it works

Read More An explanation of the nature and typical rights and obligations that relate to the ownership of a leasehold flat.

Section 20 Consultation for Private Landlords, Resident Management Companies and their Agents

Read More Outline guide to consultation for qualifying works to a building and qualifying long term agreements.

Leasehold Extension - Valuation

Read More An outline of the valuation principles to determine the price for extending a lease of a flat under the Leasehold Reform Housing and Urban Development Act 1993.

Right to Manage

Read More Outline of the right for leaseholders of a building containing flats to take over the management of the building.

Application to the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber)

Read More Outline of applying to the Tribunal under its various jurisdictions, save for valuation applications.

Collective Enfranchisement - Getting Started

Read More Outlining the qualification criteria and procedure in relation to collective enfranchisement (buying the freehold) of a residential leasehold building (flats)

Shared Ownership Leases

Read More Explains what shared ownership leasehold is and how it works.

Leasehold Houses - Valuation for enfranchisement

Read More How much does it cost to buy the freehold of a leasehold house? This guide outlines the valuation principles for enfranchising a leasehold house

Security of tenure when the lease runs out

Read More Rights that a leaseholder has when their lease expires.

LEASE is governed by a board, appointed as individuals by the Secretary of State for the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government.