Interesting comments today about the increase in leasehold properties - many new build houses are leasehold. Many leaseholders are finding themselves subject to huge ground rent increases that they hadn't spotted when they bought the property.

Using a good solicitor when you purchase a property will ensure that all these details are checked and any unusual charges are highlighted. Our team at Gardner Leader is on hand to check the small print and ensure you are fully aware of what you're signing up to.