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November 2019

Tagged: Government reform

ALEP gives a general welcome to leasehold commitments from two major parties

Tuesday 26 November 2019

ALEP gives a general welcome to leasehold commitments from two major parties

The Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP) has expressed a general welcome for leasehold manifesto commitments from Labour and the ...

October 2019

Tagged: Government reform

ALEP calls on Minister to review the ‘two year rule’ to simplify enfranchisement process

Wednesday 16 October 2019

ALEP calls on Minister to review the ‘two year rule’ to simplify enfranchisement process

The Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP) has written to Esther McVey, Minister of State for Housing to review and ...

July 2019

Tagged: Government reform

Clarity is key – ALEP's assessment of the Government’s response to HCLG Select Committee report on leasehold reform

Friday 5 July 2019

Clarity is key – ALEP's assessment of the Government’s response to HCLG Select Committee report on leasehold reform

The Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP) has reviewed the Government’s response (published on 3.7.2019) to the Housing, Communities and ...

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 ...

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’.

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 ...

September 2018

Tagged: Government reform

ALEP statement in response to Law Commission paper on leasehold reform

Thursday 20 September 2018

ALEP statement in response to Law Commission paper on leasehold reform

"The Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners (ALEP) has reviewed the Law Commission’s consultation paper ‘Leasehold home ownership: buying your ...

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