The long awaited Dispatches documentary last night, Property Nightmare: The Truth About Leasehold, was an excellent and welcome overview on the issues facing leaseholders. The best part of it was the report on the plight of those leaseholders who have bought ex-local authority properties but where the block is still run by the council. Profligate, […]
Ahead of tonight’s Channel Four Dispatches documentary on leasehold, ‘Property Nightmare: The Truth About Leasehold’ (C4 8pm), The Times today quotes Sebastian O’Kelly, of the Leasehold Knowledge Partnership, saying that there is “industry-wide fiddling” in the sector. “Leasehold gives some of the worst spivs in property the opportunity to make money by making the lives […]
Staggering £420,000 award at City Heights, Nottingham The story of how Neil Healey and residents from City Heights in Nottingham managed to get back £420,000 of over paid charges. The management was Solitaire / Peverel Group.
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-06-30/brothers-nabbed-in-bungled-u-k-bank-probe-sue-for-457-million.html The above YouTube features Melissa Briggs, of the LKP, interviewed in March 2012 on Radio 4’s MoneyBox Live