Pickles to stop councils charging leasehold owners more than £10,000 for major block repairs. But will it help many?

  DCLG Secretary Eric Pickles has stepped in to protect leasehold owners from staggering repair costs where local authorities are the freeholder. Full details here If central government money is being spent on improving local authority housing stock then leaseholders should not have to pay more than £10,000 … or, £15,000 in London. But it … Continue reading Pickles to stop councils charging leasehold owners more than £10,000 for major block repairs. But will it help many?