Category Archives: Tenant Q & A

Tenant’s questions answered

Do I have to pay the landlord’s legal costs?

A vexed question for leaseholders contemplating issuing Leasehold Valuation Tribunal proceedings is whether or not their landlord will be able to charge them for the legal costs it will go on to incur in the proceedings.  Costs provisions in leases are … Continue reading

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Am I liable for service charge arrears which predate my purchase?

As seen on http://www.leaseholdlife.info : This is an age old question that comes up regularly in the months after a leasehold purchase when managing agents/landlord’s chase arrears, complete the annual service charge accounts and issue deficit invoices. Helpfully, like many legal … Continue reading

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