Key learning outcomes

  • Understand the key formalities and clauses of a residential lease
  • Know how shared ownership leases differ
  • Appreciate how to identify and approach the practical problems of leasehold conveyancing

This course explains the formalisites of residential leases and tricky areas to watch out for, including:

  • The formalities of a lease
  • Key clauses, and prescribed clauses
  • How shared ownership leases differ from other leases
  • Key conveyancing issues
  • Good versus absolute title
  • Problems relating to assignment of the lease
  • Management companies and service charges
  • Retentions and apportionments
  • Land Registry issues
  • Defective or problematic leases
  • Forfeiture of the lease
  • Topical case law
Easy to understand - thank you David. 

Great presentation and course manual with relevant content. 

Engaging and knowledgeable speaker. clear and informative presentation.

David was an excellent presenter! The content was well presented and explained. It was high level.

A very informative course for experienced and less experienced practioners alike.

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Course Notes - Residential Leases: Issues on Sale and Purchase £79

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