The Kingsdown Tenants Association have achieved a major victory in a LVT hearing and subsequent Upper Tribunal appeal hearing over the new owners of their site Tingdene. The relevant documents can be viewed by following these links.
LVT judgement – 09_11_09 LVT Application Letter
Permission to appeal decision – 25_05_10 LVT Appeal Decision to Parties
Upper Tribunal Appeal Decision – Decision LRX-81-2010
Are you the victim of high management charges, if so why not
see if you can get together with your neighbours and manage the property yourselves?
The consumer watchdog Consumer Focus has launched an online
tool which tells you whether you are eligible to “Right to Manage” under the “Commonhold
and Leasehold Reform Act 2002”.
Go to righttomanage.cflabs.org.uk/
and complete the questionnaire. Advice is also available from the Leasehold
Advisory Service at www.leaseadvice.org
See the article at thisismoney.co.uk
Article from The Guardian Saturday 12 February 2011
Peverel and Tenant Rebellion
Online and associated articles
Northern Ireland Assembly set to legislate on holiday caravan parks
BBC news programme concerning holiday caravan parks. Click on the link below.
This is an article that the Sunday Express ran on the 1st August 2010, about the court success of the 3rd March 2010.
Click on this link, Sunday Express Article 1-08-10
These are two extracts from the Practical Lawyer, the first on the Tribunals approach to landlords who fail to consult their tenants and the second on the rules and proper procedure regarding forfeiture.
Click on this link Practical Lawyer articles- consult & forfeiture
This is an article from the Herald newspaper in Plymouth sent to us by a group member. Although it applies to Park Homes it has interesting similarities to our case and perhaps bodes well for our future.
Click on this link Herald news article 16.07.10