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Leasehold reform: Past, present & future
Over the last year, there have been some political advances on Leasehold properties which may potentially have significant implications going forward. Most notably, leaseholds on new build homes have been abolished.
Purchasing your home's freehold is easier than you think
Leasehold property owners often find themselves in dispute with their freeholders, over everything from where the cheapest insurance has been obtained to the quality of the management. One way to overcome these quibbles is to buy the freehold and take control, and doing so is easier than you might think.