Our Residential Property articles

Leasehold Houses – what is the big deal?

Leasehold houses have received a lot of negative attention in the news recently and we are exploring the reasons why. Traditionally, things seemed quite clear cut; houses were normally sold with freehold titles, flats with leasehold titles. So...

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Leasehold Enfranchisement

Have you checked the number of years left on your Lease? Do you own a flat that you either reside in or rent out? You may have owned your flat for some considerable time and not given much thought to the unexpired term of the lease, or perhaps...

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Flying and Creeping Freeholds

This article is about flying freeholds.  And no, we are not suffering from hallucinations in our office and seeing properties float past our windows.  Flying freeholds are a genuine legal term and can cause property owners considerable...

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