I'm a Freeholder

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    I'm a Freeholder

    Well its been a long 10 months but I have just completed on the purchase of my Freehold.

    After months of daily poking solicitors with pointy sticks, to get some progress I'm there.

    I don't know what I would have done without this site and its contributors, so thanks to everyone that has offered advice and support.

    My 'journey' is far from over but I feel much more in control of my destiny now

    Well done

    You now have to develop a swagger and an evil "Mwah ha ha".
    Based on the information posted, I offer my thoughts.Any action you then take is your liability. While commending individual effort, there is no substitute for a thorough review of documents and facts by paid for professional advisers.


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    • S168
      by Anna1985
      How crazy would it be to apply to the tribunal as litigant in person to ask them to determine a breach of lease re property disrepair ( the responsibility is on leaseholders, not freeholder) ?

      25-08-2019, 18:30 PM
    • Reply to S168
      by Anna1985
      I think I would be soon, although the application would be made in joint freeholder names
      23-09-2020, 18:58 PM
    • Responsibility of window frames
      by charlie8899
      Hello - I hope someone can help. I own a new build flat and have a faulty window that needs replacing. This will be quite costly and requires erecting scaffolding. I was surprised to hear from the building management company that windows are the responsibility of the leaseholder. This doesn't seem right...
      23-09-2020, 08:05 AM
    • Reply to Responsibility of window frames
      by Anna1985
      Your windows should be covered by Fensa for 10 years, the window installer is under obligation to get them fixed Once Fensa confirms it is their cost. Oh the miracles that could happen when the installer knows they are responsible for all associated costs good luvk
      23-09-2020, 18:56 PM
    • RTM Company secretary
      by Andrew Clark
      We wish to change the RTM Company Secretary from our legacy managing agent to our new managing agent, the legacy agent will not complete the online authentication code until he is paid what he says he is owed. Thoughts on ways around this
      23-09-2020, 08:02 AM
    • Reply to RTM Company secretary
      by scot22
      Is he owed money ? Ask him for detailed proof.

      Pay him ?
      23-09-2020, 17:40 PM
    • Leaseholder refusing to complete repairs
      by batterseaboy
      Hi, we are a house divided into three flats. Each flat leasheolder also owns 1/3 of the freehold company and serves as a director.

      When the top floor flat was given permission to extend his flat the variation stipulated that he would be solely responsible for any issues with the extension...
      23-09-2020, 16:43 PM
    • Reply to Leaseholder refusing to complete repairs
      by scot22
      Formally notify him that you believe that he is in breach of the lease and given him a time limit to complete repairs.

      If he doesn't then his sale can be blocked.
      23-09-2020, 17:39 PM
    • Reply to Responsibility of window frames
      by royw
      I've recently had Windows replaced and they did the upstairs from inside. If scaffold isn't required it will be a lot cheaper.
      23-09-2020, 16:37 PM
    • Reply to Responsibility of window frames
      by AndrewDod
      I suspect if you took it to Tribunal they would say you are responsible for the frames.
      It mentions glass separately. And words the doors sort of in parallel.

      In a way it would be cheaper in the long run for you to take this responsibility. Just make sure it applies to all flats not...
      23-09-2020, 14:01 PM