LEASEHOLD ENFRANCHISEMENT SERVICES
Carter Jonas leasehold enfranchisement team specialises in all areas of leasehold reform valuations, from a single flat or house to the most complex collective enfranchisement of blocks of flats and qualifying mixed use buildings.
Our team of chartered surveyors are experts in lease extension and enfranchisement valuations of residential property for leaseholders, freeholders, and intermediate landlords. We have significant experience across the UK, with focus on London and the home counties.
Our clients include numerous high profile private and public sector landlords, encompassing landed estates, institutions, statutory undertakers, asset managers, public and private companies, trusts and private individuals.
HOW CAN CARTER JONAS HELP YOUR LEASEHOLD ENFRANCHISEMENT NEEDS?
Our team of leasehold enfranchisement specialists offers leasehold enfranchisement advisory service and can provide you with the best guidance if you are taking into consideration the enfranchisement process.
We are involved in the process from start to finish, liaising throughout with clients and their solicitors, negotiating the premium with the other parties’ valuers and, if necessary, preparing and giving expert evidence at hearings of the First-tier Tribunal and the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber).
Our record of successful appearances at Tribunals and their predecessors the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal and Lands Tribunal, for both landlords and lessees, goes back to the late 1990’s and includes a number of landmark cases.
We also provide expert advice for alternative dispute resolution cases and support in mediations and expert reports for litigation regarding professional negligence in leasehold reform matters.
CARTER JONAS PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING LEASEHOLD ENFRANCHISEMENT SERVICES:
- Lease extension and collective enfranchisement valuations of flats under the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993.
- Lease extension and freehold valuations of houses under the Leasehold Reform Act 1967.
- Section 5 and Right to First Refusal valuations under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987.
- Voluntary lease extension, collective enfranchisement, and freehold sale/acquisition valuations.