Tenants, One: Ground Rents, Nil

    View Author July 2021

    In a step towards addressing concerns raised by the “fleecehold” scandal of recent years, the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill will cap ground rents at a peppercorn (effectively, zero). Developers and investors may well have concerns about the provisions of the Bill, which takes forward changes to make home ownership fairer. See our update for more information.