James Scollard

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Wednesday 11th May 2016

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James Scollard

15:09 PM, 11th May 2016, About 5 years ago

Extending a lease when freeholder as possessory title?

Reply to the comment left by "Neil Patterson" at "11/05/2016 - 14:01":

That's correct. The freeholder, owns the land but does not have the deeds. So the freeholder has a Possessory title.

As leaseholder, I have my deeds and have an absolute title. The problem is when you extend a lease, the old lease is surrendered with the Land Registry. The freeholder with a Possessory title cannot grant me a lease extension with absolute title.

I need advice on whether there is a solution.... Read More