Tag Archives: RTM

More RTM litigation reaches the Upper Tribunal

Right to Manage is one area which continues to produce litigation and another disputed claim reached the Upper Tribunal at the end of 2013. In Pineview Ltd v 83 Crampton Street RTM Company Ltd a notice of claim served by … Continue reading

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RTM offer must be made to personal representatives

A phenomenally busy couple of months has kept me away from blogging. However, I’m back with an update on another Right to Manage case that emphasises the need for prospective RTM participants to take proper legal advice before embarking upon … Continue reading

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Avon Freeholds Ltd v Regent Court RTM Ltd: Substantial Compliance in RTM claims

Freeholders are often reluctant to allow tenants to follow the right to manage process brought in under the Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Act 2002. This has resulted in many technical challenges to tenants attempts to invoke the right to manage … 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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Another reported Right to Manage decision!

I recently wrote a short article on a Right to Manage case that had reached the Courts and noted that you do not see too many RTM decisions.  The main reason for this is that the scope for defending a … Continue reading

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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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