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The government has confirmed its plans for banning the majority of new-build leasehold houses in England, while capping ground rents on new leases at just £10. 18 Oct 2018
UK political parties outlined their plans to tackle what they all accept is a UK housing shortfall at their party conferences over the last two weeks, proposing policies which could have a major impact on the UK real estate sector. 10 Oct 2018
Commercial and domestic property landlords of multi-let properties where heating, cooling or hot water is supplied to tenants through a district or communal heating network are now legally obliged to provide detailed information about those networks to a central...
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Restrictions on the amount that local authorities in England are able to borrow in order to fund the construction of new social housing are to be lifted, the UK government has announced. 04 Oct 2018
Detailed proposals to reform the leasehold enfranchisement process and make it easier and cheaper for leaseholders in England and Wales to purchase the freehold of their house or flat have been published by the Law Commission. 24 Sep 2018
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