Extension on a Private Property Lease

Houses on a River

We acted for a client who was selling a private flat. Only when a sale had been agreed and we were instructed, did she realise that the lease had only 60 years to run and was not acceptable as security to the buyer’s lender, and therefore not acceptable to any buyer, without the lease being… Read more »

Buying a Leasehold Property

When buying a leasehold property, you own the building but only lease the land from the freeholder (or landlord). This fact can often put some people off but as long as the title and lease are carefully checked your security of ownership is the same as buying a freehold property. Our team of qualified conveyancers… Read more »