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Friday 15th March 2019


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 6

Katiejane13uk

14:26 PM, 11th July 2021, About 6 months ago

Have I been scammed into Leasehold?

Reply to the comment left by andrew samuel at 11/07/2021 - 14:06
The new laws that are being brought in will not change existing contract law. The lease is the lease and the terms of which will remain. However the method to calculate the cost of the freehold is set to be easier cheaper and quicker. However having such a high gr to start with is going to be very costly in buying the freehold. Please do contact me at the NLC as I would like to help and know more.... Read More

Katiejane13uk

10:48 AM, 11th July 2021, About 6 months ago

Have I been scammed into Leasehold?

Reply to the comment left by Tim Rogers at 11/07/2021 - 10:35
A lease extension on a gr of 1000 pounds will be expensive but you do have the statutory right to do this after 2 years. You mentioned the freeholder is the council. I would be very interested to know how this house ended up with a 1000 per year gr ?

We are working with government to legislate to allow people to buy their freeholds easier cheaper and quicker. But there is still alot of work to do.... Read More

Katiejane13uk

9:16 AM, 11th July 2021, About 6 months ago

Have I been scammed into Leasehold?

Hi. I run the National Leasehold Campaign (NLC) that a few have mentioned in comments. I am also a trustee of LKP. This sharp practice is something we are trying to stop. The Competition & Markets Authority have launched enforcement action against developers & freeholders for some of this stuff. What Does the ground rent section say. How much is it current and how does it escalate? Please contact me... Read More

Katiejane13uk

9:13 AM, 11th July 2021, About 6 months ago

Have I been scammed into Leasehold?

Reply to the comment left by Tim Rogers at 09/07/2021 - 13:13
You can only force sale of freehold if you have owned for 2 years... Read More

Katiejane13uk

20:16 PM, 9th May 2019, About 3 years ago

Auction property Legal pack changed without my knowledge?

Who is the freeholder?
What is the ground rent terms ?? Is it onerous (more than 0.1% value of the property)? Has the freeholder signed the governments recent leasehold pledge ??
What is the start date of the lease ? Has it only just been created as houses should not be leasehold as per the governments current work around leasehold reform.

Please join the national leasehold campaign on Facebook... Read More