Episode 4: Government response to consultation on implementing reforms to the leasehold sector

Episode 4: Government response to consultation on implementing reforms to the leasehold sector

 
 
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Back in December 2017, Government announced it would tackle unfair practices in the leasehold market by introducing new legislation to prohibit new residential long leases from being granted on houses, and to restrict ground rents in newly-established leases to a nominal amount.

In this podcast, we take a look at MHCLG’s recently published response to its consultation undertaken in Autumn 2018, and consider the impact for:

  • leasehold houses
  • ground rents
  • freeholders on private estates
  • responding to pre-sales enquiries