The Law Commission and officials from MHCLG yesterday visited Charter Quay – the epicentre of leaseholder empowerment – to ask whether it would have been better as a commonhold site. The Law Commissioner Professor Nicholas Hopkins, who is leading on the leasehold law reviews, headed the delegation, which also included LibDem councillor Emily Davey, wife […]
Today’s Daily Mail reports Charter Quay’s ‘Liberation Day’, which took place last Friday. The full report can be read here
The Guardian reports the Charter Quay ‘day of freedom’: a wonderful celebration of what leaseholders can achieve if they unite and fight. A great day, and an inspiration for all!
YouTube videos Charter Quay: the epic trailer Charter Quay with Ed Davey MP, Energy Secretary, speech The residents of Charter Quay in Kingston were in full celebration yesterday having bought out the Tchenguiz interests at the site and sent the controversial freeholder packing. A 30-strong choir sang uplifting songs extolling freedom, bunting with the […]
Most critical LVT ruling ever made? This piece is a report of the staggering Leasehold Valuation Tribunal victory at Charter Quay in November 2011. It is the most devastating criticism of the Tchenguiz/ Peverel modus operandi to be aired and judged in open court. The full LVT ruling can be read here: CHARTER QUAY LVT […]
The amount of money recovered by the Charter Quay residents has this week passed more than half a million pounds in cash. The bulk of this came from actions against companies owned by the Tchenguiz Family Trust. In the latest (and last) case more than £90,000 has been recovered from the landlord with the help […]
Charter Quay, in Kingston, Surrey, has scored three crushing victories over Vincent Tchenguiz (and Peverel). The LVT ruling on November 22 last year may have been the most damning ever made at an LVT. January 26 2012: A large raspberry is likely to be blown in the face of Vincent Tchenguiz on February 4 when […]