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Issue 105, September 2020


A full note regarding the Law Commission's reports ‘Leasehold home ownership: buying your freehold or extending your lease' and ‘Leasehold home ownership: exercising the right to manage', published in July 2020, will be included in Issue 106 as well as commentary on the government's Building Safety Bill.

Division II Existing Leaseholds (Laurence Target)
Chapter 1: Pre-Contract
Chapter 2: Exchange of Contracts and Post-Contract
Chapter 3: Completion of Sale of Leasehold Property
Chapter 4: After Completion on Sale of Leasehold Property

Division III Grant of Leases — General (Laurence Target)
Chapter 1: Grant of Leases
Chapter 2: Granting a Lease
Chapter 3: Landlord's Conveyancer Drafting Contract for Grant of New Lease or Underlease
Chapter 4: Approving Draft Contract and Pre-Contract Enquiries by Buyer's Conveyancer
Chapter 5: Grant of Lease: Exchange of Contracts and Contract to Completion – Buyer's Conveyancer
Chapter 6: Grant of Leases – At Completion
Chapter 7: Grant of Leases – After Completion

Division IV Grant of New Leases — Residential Properties (Stephen Desmond)
Chapter 1: Summary of Legislation Applying to Residential Lettings
Chapter 2: Tenancies Protected by Statute, with Emphasis on Assured Tenancies
Chapter 3: Leasehold Enfranchisement or Lease Extension for Houses under Leasehold Reform Act 1967, Part 1
Chapter 5: Right to Buy Leases
Chapter 6: Service Charges and Miscellaneous Statutory Provisions
Chapter 7: Notices, Harassment and Protection from Eviction
Chapter 8: Mobile Homes Agreements
Chapter 9A: Long Leases of Flats – General Considerations & Lender Requirements
Chapter 9B: Long Leases of Flats – First Refusal, Appointed Managers, Compulsory Acquisition & Variation of Leases
Chapter 9C: Long Leases of Flats – Management, Perusing the Lease & Other Issues Likely to Arise While Investigating Title
Chapter 10: Collective Right of Buying the Freehold for Long Leaseholders of Flats under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993, Part I, Chapter I, As Amended
Chapter 11: Individual Right of Lease Extension for Long Leaseholders of Flats under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993, Part I, Chapter II
Chapter 12: Short Term Leases of Houses and Flats
Chapter 13: The Right to Manage – Chapter 2, Part 2, CLRA 2002

Division IVP Precedents (Stephen Desmond)


 Laurence Target Author
 Mark Richards Author
 Nick Roberts Author
Professor  Robert Abbey Author
 Stephen Desmond Author