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Channel 4 Dispatches : The Truth About Leaseholds (#PropertyNightmare)

Last night on Channel 4, Morland Sanders took a quick 30 minute look at some of the worst excesses of the leasehold property system.  What did we learn from his brief sojourn into the world of residential landlord and tenant … Continue reading

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Service Charges in London: How are they calculated, charged and administered by landlords and paid for by leaseholders?

The London Assembley has published a report asking the questions on everyone’s lips, in response to an apparently bulging mailbag of complaints from residential tenants about their service charges and disputes with their landlords.  My own view is that many … Continue reading

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Sometimes the landlord has to do the work itself!

Professional fees are frequently a bone of contention for tenants who perceive that landlords are to quick to instruct professionals and that those professionals treat their service charge funds as a pot of gold.  Once such case that was recently … Continue reading

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