UPDATE: March 15. The DCLG press office has asked LKP to make clear that the government is considering adding leasehold abuses – not leasehold itself, as we originally reported – to consumer protection laws and that the first sentence of this article has been amended accordingly. Sajid Javid, the Secretary of State for the Department […]
– lawyers want amendment to Consumer Rights Bill – last chance to contact CMA Conveyancing leasehold lawyers are demanding changes in law to stop freeholders and managing agents cashing in on sales of leasehold property. The Conveyancing Association estimates that there are £80 million in charges every year in the transactions of 300,000 flats.