Residents Management Companies (RMC)

Residents Management Companies (RMC)

Being a leaseholder and a shareholder or a member of an RMC is not the same thing, although it is possible to be both. RMC Directors need to keep a clear distinction between the two roles when making decisions What are the differences between a shareholder and...
New Landlords have New Opportunities

New Landlords have New Opportunities

There is more choice for Buy to Let mortgages now than there has been for the twelve previous years. Figures from moneyfacts.co.uk show that Buy to Let mortgage products have reached their highest level in twelve years. The total number of products has increased to...

Management Company or Managing Agent?

What is the difference between a Leasehold and a Freehold?   Freeholds are where a person or organization owns the property outright including the land it sits on.   Leasehold is where somebody buys the right to live in the property for a certain period usually 99 or...
London Mayor weighs in on Leasehold Debate

London Mayor weighs in on Leasehold Debate

The Mayor of London has called for new reforms for leaseholders. He also asked ministers to speed up the overhaul of the system for leaseholds for home buyers in the capital. In the recent Law Commission report, there has been a lot of discussion about reverting to a...