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Affordable Housing Law

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News

  • Preserved Right to Buy dicount cap changes

    6th April 2020

    Preserved Right To Buy discount caps change as of 6 April 2020 - A Reminder If you are dealing with Preserved Right to Buy matters then you are probably already aware that the maximum discount limits are revised and...

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  • First Homes: What do we know so far?

    25th February 2020

    The Government announced its intentions to roll out a new housing scheme to give the next generation of homeowners the opportunity to take their first step on to the property ladder. The scheme, known as First Homes...

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  • Estate Rentcharges - The Issues

    7th January 2020

    Estate Rentcharges – the hidden issues The Rentcharges Act 1977 provided that all existing rentcharges are to be extinguished on 22 June 2037 and that no new rentcharges could be created.   The exception...

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  • Sharratts to Paris

    2nd October 2019

    A massive thank you to everyone who supported us in any way on our cycle ride from Brasted to Paris.  A special thanks goes to all of the 27 cyclists who cycled through at least three seasons of weather over the...

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  • Ground Rent issues on property sales

    9th September 2019

    The recent adverse publicity regarding ground rent is high on the agenda for Landlords (including developers) of new build flats and the effect that escalating ground rents within leases can have on both mortgage-ability...

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