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Chris Warenius joins the Property Development & Planning team

We are delighted to welcome Chris Warenius to Harold Benjamin as a Legal Director, in the Property Development & Planning team. Chris has spent a considerable part of his career working for central London firms with a reputation for real...

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Government plans to reform ground rent in the leasehold property market

It’s approaching 2 years since the Government published its response to the Tackling Unfair Practices in the Leasehold Market consultation outlining its plans to resolve the increasingly problematic issues surrounding ground rent in leasehold...

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UK government responds to 
residential leasehold consultation

The UK government is to ban almost all new long leases on houses, restrict ground rents and introduce statutory protections for residential freeholders who pay estate rent charges, it has been announced. The new measures were revealed in the ...

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John Townsend reports auction buyers stand firm during this period of change

John Townsend , head of Harold Benjamin's Auction Advisory Service , reports on the successful July 2019 Allsop and Acuitus commercial property auctions in the 27 July 2019 edition of the Estates Gazette....

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