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...