Welcome to the website of ALEP, the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners. This is the place to come for anyone involved in purchasing or selling the freehold to a flat or house or extending its lease.

It is also for freeholders looking for providers of professional advice.

  • Your rights

    What is leasehold enfranchisement? How do you go about extending your lease or buying your freehold? To find out, read more in our Background section.

  • ALEP membership

    Find out about ALEP and the benefits of joining. For information about membership click here.

  • Are you a flat owner or freeholder looking for advice?

    Find the right professional - whether barrister, intermediary, managing agent, solicitor or valuer - in our Member section here.

  • Locate a professional

    Find the nearest practitioner on the map.

  • Newsletter

    Get in touch

    Please contact us for advice on leasehold enfranchisement issues (extending your lease, buying your freehold or other related matters) or if you are thinking of joining ALEP.

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Contact Details

Woolwich House
43 George Street


Tel: 0845 225 2277
Fax: 0845 225 2287

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