Game, set and match for leasehold housing and ground rents: Government responds to its consultation on leasehold reform

Last week saw a volley of government announcements for the private rented sector and investors in leasehold residential property. At the Chartered Institute of Housing Conference on 27 June, Prime Minister Theresa May and Communities Secretary James Brokenshire announced “bold action”, as soon as parliamentary time allows, to empower tenants and tackle perceived inequality in the private rented sector between landlords and tenants. On the same day, the government published its response to the consultation on “Implementing reforms to the leasehold system in England”.

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