Consent Charges on Long Leases and LVT Jurisdiction

As we have discussed previously, in most long leases (leases for 21 years or longer) a freeholder is entitled to require a leaseholder tenant to obtain consent from the landlord before sub-letting and to require the leaseholder to pay costs in relation to that...

Change to Ground Rent Notice

Ground rent is a regular payment which a leaseholder must pay to their landlord (sometimes called ‘the freeholder’) under the terms of their lease. Before ground rent is payable on a residential long leasehold property (which is one where the lease was...
Extending a Long Lease

Extending a Long Lease

[source of below – http://www.jonathanberney.co.uk/index.cfm?asset_id=1419 ] Extending your lease If you are the Leaseholder of a Flat or House and your Original Lease is becoming shorter it can sometimes be a problem to sell the property to someone who needs a...