News

June 2019

Tagged: Member news

Popularity of AirBnB soars – but be sure to check your lease agreement

Wednesday 5 June 2019

Popularity of AirBnB soars – but be sure to check your lease agreement

ALEP is pleased to feature this guest article by Sarah Taylor, Senior Property Disputes Associate at  ALEP member firm, Royds ...

May 2019

Tagged: Events

ALEP members bring their A Game to Warley Park for Annual Golf Day

Wednesday 22 May 2019

ALEP members bring their A Game to Warley Park for Annual Golf Day

The Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP) has hosted its popular annual Golf Day. 30 seasoned golfers and novices alike enjoyed ...

April 2019

Tagged: Government reform

‘It’s all up in the air’ - What is the impact of the Upper Tribunal’s recent decision in Queen Court?

Tuesday 16 April 2019

‘It’s all up in the air’ - What is the impact of the Upper Tribunal’s recent decision in Queen Court?

The Upper Tribunal has handed tenants an important victory concerning ‘common parts’ including roof spaces and airspace leases in leasehold ...

Tagged: Member news

ALEP announces appointment of John Midgley to its Executive Committee

Monday 8 April 2019

ALEP announces appointment of John Midgley to its Executive Committee

We are pleased to annouce that  ALEP has appointed John Midgley of Seddons as a new member of our Executive ...

March 2019

Tagged: Member news

ALEP's response to Law Commission Consultation Paper: Reinvigorating Commonhold: the alternative to leasehold ownership

Monday 11 March 2019

ALEP's response to Law Commission Consultation Paper: Reinvigorating Commonhold: the alternative to leasehold ownership

Consultation Paper: Reinvigorating Commonhold: the alternative to leasehold ownershipThis is an open response from the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (‘...

January 2019

Tagged: Government reform

ALEP response to Law Commission's consultation on leasehold home ownership - January 2019

Friday 4 January 2019

ALEP response to Law Commission's consultation on leasehold home ownership - January 2019

ALEP has penned an open letter to the Law Commission outlining the Association’s collective response to its consultation ‘Leasehold home ownership: buying your freehold or extending your lease’.

December 2018

Tagged: Member news

ALEP Honorary Secretary Report 2018

Tuesday 4 December 2018

ALEP Honorary Secretary Report 2018

The following report was read by ALEP Director, Mark Chick: As we head towards the end of 2018, we can reflect ...

November 2018

Tagged: Government reform

When property law and consumer legislation collide: Jones v Roundlistic Limited [2018] EWCA Civ 2284

Wednesday 21 November 2018

When property law and consumer legislation collide: Jones v Roundlistic Limited [2018] EWCA Civ 2284

The Court of Appeal recently considered a case raising the question as to how far consumer rights legislation can be ...

October 2018

Tagged: Member news

It’s a hit! Leasehold enfranchisement sector unites for ALEP’s biggest ever Annual Conference as host encourages delegates to ‘seek clarity’ in response to Law Commission’s consultation

Friday 12 October 2018

It’s a hit! Leasehold enfranchisement sector unites for ALEP’s biggest ever Annual Conference as host encourages delegates to ‘seek clarity’ in response to Law Commission’s consultation

The Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP) hosted its Annual Conference on Tuesday 9 October, with the sell-out event seeing more ...

Tagged: Member news

Calling all property professionals in Manchester! ALEP presents free leasehold enfranchisement event

Tuesday 2 October 2018

Calling all property professionals in Manchester! ALEP presents free leasehold enfranchisement event

Property professionals in Manchester will have the chance to broaden their knowledge of the UK’s leasehold system at a ...

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