New Build Nightmares: Lease and Ground Rent Problems
Conveyancing practitioners are aware of the recent government interest in the perceived poor advice which has been given to people buying new build houses. Dealing with a new build property is risky enough in terms of the volume of documentation and the planning complexities – but it is essential for conveyancers to ensure that they are giving comprehensive advice on leasehold matters. This has been highlighted in the new CQS Core Practice Management Standard.
The webinar covers:
Freehold vs leasehold – the basics
What is the problem with a long lease of a house?
What is the problem with the ground rent?
What do the CQS Core Practice Management Standards say?