SLC Solicitors are excited to announce the following changes to our Sales and Account Management Teams. Kelly-Anne Taylor will be moving across to our Sales team in the position of Sales Executive. Kelly-Anne joined SLC Solicitors in May of 2016 as an Assistant Account Manager, quickly progressing to Account Manager within her first year. We […]
On 27th June 2019, the Secretary of State announced a series of changes to the leasehold sector. This followed the Government’s consultation on implementing changes to promote fairness and transparency for leaseholders and to challenge unfair practices and unreasonable fees in the leasehold sector.
It is possible for a landlord, during the period in which he is prevented from exercising his right of re-entry by the Housing Act 1996 s.81, to waive the right to forfeit a lease for non-payment of service charges. This position has been established by the Upper Tribunal (UT) recently in the case of Stemp […]
Long leasehold properties have recently been on the receiving end of negative publicity in the wake of the leasehold house scandal. The Leasehold Knowledge Partnership Campaign believes that there are 100,000 families trapped in houses that are virtually unsellable because of rising ground rents. In December 2018, 21,044 leasehold properties were sold  and submitted […]
Metamorph Group Limited has acquired leading Hampshire legal practice, Verisona Law, with offices in Portsmouth, Waterlooville and Gosport, the latter trading as Donnelly & Elliott. This acquisition strengthens and enhances Metamorph Group’s existing South Coast offering by bringing additional expertise in commercial matters, a strong commercial property practice bolstered by Verisona Law’s recent acquisition of […]