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Cladding crisis: leaseholders targeted by property ‘sharks’

Cladding crisis: leaseholders targeted by property ‘sharks’

Leaseholders caught up in the building safety scandal face yet another risk from potentially untrustworthy cash buyers offering a way out.

Cladding crisis: new EWS1 form advice causing property market confusion

Cladding crisis: new EWS1 form advice causing property market confusion

Leaseholders trying to sell their flats could still struggle, despite new government advice intended to soothe fire safety concerns stalling the market.

Leasehold scandal: some homeowners to receive ground rent refunds and freehold discounts

Leasehold scandal: some homeowners to receive ground rent refunds and freehold discounts

Two leasehold firms will offer refunds and discounts to homeowners affected by escalating ground rents after a CMA investigation into the leasehold scandal.

‘I can’t see any way out’: the mental health impact of the cladding crisis

‘I can’t see any way out’: the mental health impact of the cladding crisis

Flat owners are suffering from severe stress, anxiety and depression as the building safety crisis threatens their finances, new Which? research reveals.

Revealed: the five major costs the cladding crisis is piling on homeowners

Revealed: the five major costs the cladding crisis is piling on homeowners

Which? sets out the scale of the bills brought on by the building safety crisis, from EWS1 forms to rocketing insurance premiums.

Shared ownership homeowners fear taking on the full cost of cladding remediation bills

Shared ownership homeowners fear taking on the full cost of cladding remediation bills

Leaseholders who bought their homes through the shared ownership scheme could still face the full costs of cladding remediation bills.

Extra £3.5 billion announced to replace unsafe cladding – but some leaseholders will still pay

Extra £3.5 billion announced to replace unsafe cladding – but some leaseholders will still pay

The government has announced £3.5bn more funding to remove dangerous cladding from high-rises, but many leaseholders could still pay thousands for related costs.

Cladding scandal: insurance bills rise by more than 1,000% for flat owners

Cladding scandal: insurance bills rise by more than 1,000% for flat owners

Residents of homes with cladding and other unsafe building materials are facing skyrocketing insurance bills, new Which? research reveals.

Leasehold scandal: government pledges to make it cheaper to extend leases and cut ground rents

Leasehold scandal: government pledges to make it cheaper to extend leases and cut ground rents

Which? explains the government's new proposals to make it easier and cheaper for leaseholders to extend their lease or buy their freehold.

Cladding scandal latest: homeowners forced to spend millions on 24-hour fire patrols

Cladding scandal latest: homeowners forced to spend millions on 24-hour fire patrols

Thousands of flat owners are being forced to pay hundreds of pounds per month for round-the-clock fire wardens because their buildings are deemed unsafe.

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