Tag Archives: Commonhold and Leasehold reform Act 2002

Right to Manage in the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber)!

Right to Manage is not an oft litigated topic.  If the tenants qualify and get their notices right then there is not much most landlord’s can do to oppose a claim as the application can be made on a no … Continue reading

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Has there been a better time to try Right to Manage?

With a cloud over the country’s largest Property Management provider, many tenants have woken up to the risks of their managing agent going bust.  Many others complain of poor management from agents who are largely unregulated and largely unaccountable to … Continue reading

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Freehold insurance rip off!

The Independent on Sunday recently reported on systematic overcharging of long leasehold tenants by their landlords (http://www.independent.co.uk/money/spend-save/agents-using-brokers-to-overcharge-leaseholders-2247042.html).  Insurance commission remains a valuable benefit to portfolio landlords.  They are able to go to market with a number of premises and reach a … Continue reading

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