Posts Tagged ‘freehold purchase’

Purchasing property in London is still a worthwhile investment.

Internationally, the Property market in the UK is still considered to be a successful investment.In the UK there are two basic forms of tenancy: leasehold and freehold. In the second instance (freehold) you can sell your home and land. In the first case (kleasehold) you can easily find a property but your right to use [...]

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Insuring leasehold property can be tricky.

A freeholder who allows you to live in your leasehold property and doesn’t interfere every five minutes is the ideal situation for most owners of a leasehold property. Having said that, when you can’t contact your freeholder – ever – the dream can turn into a nightmare. In most cases the freeholder is responsible for [...]

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The assessment of leasehold property values.

If you only have a short lease it can have a serious affect on the value of your property. Your lease is steadily losing value (relative to an equivalent Freehold property) as the years remaining on the lease go by. Properties that have a lease term shorter than 80 years will reduce in value even [...]

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How to buy the freehold on your property.

If you own a leaseholdresidence and you want to obtain the freehold, youmay well qualify for the right to acquire it. Youmust meet particular conditions to qualify and there are legal steps and fees involved. You will need to find out how to buy the freehold and where to get advice. As a starting point, [...]

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