The main areas we cover are:
Right to Manage
There are a number of hoops to navigate through to achieve the Right to Manage. However this can be a daunting process. The most common stumbling block is the financing of the professional and legal costs of the proposition. Depending on the wording of the lease, these costs may be recoverable from all owners through the service charge once the RTM is in control.
We can assist your solicitor with a case, acting as a Consultant, or as an Expert Witness.
We can advise you on the procedures, including the residents Right of First Refusal.
We can advise you on the procedures, as well as handle the matter through to its completion.
We can assist in the formation of an Association where none exists, including drafting the Constitution.
*Right to Manage and Leasehold Enfranchisement matters usually requires a Participation Agreement between the residents who are pursuing it. We can assist your solicitor with the drafting of a suitable agreement.
*With all of these activities, we can provide the professional advice to assist residents and Owners Associations in coming to an informed decision as to how they wish to proceed. We can then drive the project forward, managing it through to completion.
This is used where the Management Company is run by the owners, but occasional adhoc advice is needed for specific issues. For example, preparing Risk and Fire Risk assessments, compliance with statutory requirements, resolving disputes, and major repairs.