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Your new consumer rights for 2018

As people continue fulfilling the promise of New Year’s resolutions, this year will see change for you that expands beyond the personal. In 2018, we will welcome three big alterations...

New-build leasehold houses and rip-off ground rents to be banned

Which? explains the government's decision to overhaul the leasehold system for new-build buyers in England and explore redress for existing homeowners.

PPI-style compensation scheme for leaseholders being considered

Labour MP Justin Madders has secured a second reading of a Bill that aims to introduce a compensation scheme for existing home owners with unfair leasehold terms. Madders said his...

Property agents face scrutiny over ‘unfair’ fees

Which? explains a new six-week government consultation into unfair practices by managing agents in the leasehold and private rented sectors.

What’s next for new-build leasehold buyers?

As the government's consultation on leasehold new-build homes ends, Which? looks at what could be next for those affected by ground rent doubling clauses.

Rip-off ground rents: could new-build leasehold houses be banned?

Which? looks at government plans to launch a consultation to ban leasehold new-build houses and stop unfair ground rent 'doubling' practices

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