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Leasehold & Freehold Bill 2024 explained, Part One of a series proposed changes and developments with Katherine Simpson

Blog Post No. 256

Leasehold & Freehold Bill 2024 explained, Part One of a series proposed changes and developments with Katherine Simpson


Katherine Simpson is a Partner at a London law firm and recommended by Legal 500 UK for the year 2022.
Katherine is a recognised expert in the specialist field of leasehold enfranchisement, particularly renowned for her expertise in the Leasehold Reform Act 1967.

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Dive deep into London’s real estate landscape with Katherine Simpson, partner at Edwin Coe., as she joins host Farnaz Fazaipour on the London Property Podcast. Uncover the intricacies of leasehold reform, including the genesis of the leasehold and freehold bill and its implications for tenants and landlords alike. From the roots of the legislation in the leasehold house scandal of 2017 to the nuances of ground rent abolition and commercial property challenges, Simpson offers invaluable insights into this complex regulatory terrain.

Throughout the discussion, Katherine Simpson and Farnaz Fazaipour explore key topics such as evolving qualifying criteria and valuation methodologies, providing a comprehensive understanding of the reform’s impact. With perspectives from tenant lobbies advocating for ground rent abolition to landlord groups expressing concerns over compensation claims, the dialogue presents a balanced analysis of the reform’s potential consequences.

Join us on the London Property Podcast to stay abreast of the latest trends, developments, and regulatory changes shaping London’s dynamic real estate market. Whether you’re a prospective homeowner, property investor, or industry professional, each episode offers valuable insights to navigate the complexities of property ownership in the capital. Tune in for expert guests, insightful discussions, and practical advice to navigate London’s property landscape effectively.

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