Shared Ownership Leases What is shared ownership leasehold and how does it work

The purpose of this advice note is to provide a brief overview of shared ownership lease for owners/purchasers and property professionals. The Department for Communities and Local Government maintain detailed information on shared ownership leases on thei

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Service charges and other issues

This booklet covers the following issues: – service charges – administration charges – insurance – ground rent – Estate Management Scheme charges – Recognised Tenants’ Associations – forfeiture and possession It is primarily directed towards le

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LEASE website

Wesite of the Leasehold Advisory Service, an independent advice agency, which provides free advice to leaseholders, landlords, professional advisers etc about the law affecting residential leaseholders

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Commonhold Leasehold Reform Act 2002 The Right To Manage

Explanation of leaseholders right to transfer the landlord’s management functions to a special company set up by them

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Leasehold Retirement Housing Your rights and remedies

This guide is for older people living in retirement housing schemes who are leaseholders of their property. It is intended to provide a guide to the various procedures available to remedy problems with the management of the scheme. It also provides inform

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