Shared ownership leases are becoming increasingly common as a way of encouraging those who can’t afford to buy a property outright (even with a mortgage) to be able to buy a share in the property and lease the rest from the landlord.
Most shared ownership leases are granted by housing associations as part of their home ownership programme and are almost always in a format approved by the Homes and Communities Agency. During this course experienced property practitioner Richard Quenby will examine the terms of these leases, the pitfalls and the opportunity for increasing the tenant’s share to 100%.
On completion of this course you will:
Richard was called to the Bar in 1985. For the next thirteen years he practised at the Chancery Bar in Manchester, where he specialised in landlord and tenant, commercial property and insolvency work.
Richard now works as a freelance writer, tutor and lecturer. His published articles have appeared in Estates Gazette, Property Week, Legal Week and The Lawyer. He is also the co-author of Flat Schemes in Residential and Mixed Use Developments, published by Bloomsbury Publishing.
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