Overview – Leasehold

Overview – Leasehold

Leasehold explained If you buy a leasehold property you are buying the right to live in that property for the number of years left on the lease. The legal agreement with the landlord (also known as the ‘freeholder’) is called a...
Improved leaseholder influence over landlords

Improved leaseholder influence over landlords

The controversial Court of Appeal judgment has reasserted the balance of power held by tenants of residential flats over landlords, now enabling tenants to veto landlords granting other lessees a licence to act in a way that would otherwise breach the lease. Many...