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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.

Competition watchdog launches action against developers over leasehold mis-selling

Competition watchdog launches action against developers over leasehold mis-selling

Which? explains the CMA's plans to launch enforcement action against four of the UK's largest housebuilders over potential mis-selling of leasehold homes.

Homeowners face sales falling through and zero valuations due to fire safety test delays

Homeowners face sales falling through and zero valuations due to fire safety test delays

Which? explains how thousands of flat owners face their properties being valued at zero due to confusion over the implementation of new fire safety tests.

Leasehold property sales could finally be banned: what would it mean for buyers and homeowners?

Leasehold property sales could finally be banned: what would it mean for buyers and homeowners?

Which? explains the ramifications of the Law Commission's report into leasehold housing, which recommends replacing leasehold with commonhold.

Competition watchdog to take action over mis-selling of leasehold houses

Competition watchdog to take action over mis-selling of leasehold houses

A new report by the Competition and Markets Authority reveals 'troubling evidence of potential mis-selling' of leasehold properties

Six things you should check before buying a leasehold property

Six things you should check before buying a leasehold property

Which? explains the major pitfalls facing people considering buying a leasehold home, including costly extensions, high service charges and permission fees.

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