Ground Rents Update

On 21st December 2017, I emailed my subscribers to notify them of the government’s intention to ban ground rents. This unexpected announcement by Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, sent shockwaves through the freehold buying community … Continue reading

Unregulated Collective Investment Schemes – FCA PS13/3

In the property investment world, by far the biggest talking point throughout January was FCA PS13/3 – the latest Policy Statement relating to Unregulated Collective Investment Schemes.  To the outside world it’s a great cure for insomnia, but it sent … Continue reading

Obtain Your Lease Extension Before the Costs Increase

I had another really interesting question via my Telephone Consultation Service, this week and I thought it would make another useful post.  Lease extension was the subject in hand and this particular individual found themselves in a situation affecting 7 flats. … Continue reading

Property Showcase – Ask the Expert – Property Search TV

Scroll down to see Bernie’s TV debut Property Showcase is a new television programme brought you from the people at Property Search TV (www.propertysearchtv.co.uk), who are pioneering a new way of renting, letting, buying and selling property using television and … Continue reading