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    So you are doing works that the...

    So you are doing works that the freeholder/managing agent should of done ?. Then you could recoup the cost from him, suing him for breach of covenant.
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    Why have 'funds been depleted'. Normally a survey...

    Why have 'funds been depleted'. Normally a survey would identify works to be done and the cost would be recouped from the leaseholders whether £10 or £10 million, assuming the costs were reasonable....
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    In a word..no. There would be an initial fee,...

    In a word..no.

    There would be an initial fee, perhaps if you had paid a hearing fee then might of been refundable.

    Did you not appeal the strike out ?. You are allowed to and might be succesful...
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    Well, no, they could complain to the FH/MA...

    Well, no, they could complain to the FH/MA depending on what the lease says, if it says no noise to be made after 4pm whatsoever then the LH have a perfect right to complain if noise is made after...
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    What do the noise clauses say, its unlikely they...

    What do the noise clauses say, its unlikely they would say 'to make no noise whatsoever', there maybe mention of reasonableness or certain hours, mine says no gramaphone or pianofortes to be played...
  6. Heres the 'rules' for MA's who join the Property...

    Heres the 'rules' for MA's who join the Property Ombudsman scheme > http://www.tpos.co.uk/downloads/TPOE38%20Residential%20Leasehold%20Management%20General%20Membership%20Obligations.pdf

    The...
  7. Having read it, it does say that,"person who...

    Having read it, it does say that,"person who engages in property management work must be a member of a redress
    scheme for dealing with complaints in connection with that work", there are various...
  8. Interesting. Heres the legislation >...

    Interesting. Heres the legislation > http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111116821/pdfs/ukdsi_9780111116821_en.pdf.

    Im just reading it, I guess that FH's who also manage must become...
  9. I made no mention of the name nor any comment. I...

    I made no mention of the name nor any comment. I simply linked to a publicaly published (by a government funded site no less) outcome of a hearing, it would be rather ridiculous if one couldnt do...
  10. Who is this big name Freeholder who came unstuck at an FTT ?

    We cant nane them here but a quick click will reveal all.

    http://www.lease-advice.org/decisions/8587pdf/9001-10000/9832.pdf
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    Indeed, owning the freehold wont make any...

    Indeed, owning the freehold wont make any difference and to many people it simply is not an option.

    Surely this is all down to planning and can be oppossed on those graounds.
  12. FTT Decision - FH makes 'undertakings' to fix work.

    I was going to post a comment on this but Nearly Legal has done it for me > http://nearlylegal.co.uk/blog/2014/09/undertake-ftt-patch-bad-work/

    Its again an FTT making decisions beyond its remit....
  13. Id assume its worth getting them to confirm this...

    Id assume its worth getting them to confirm this in writing if the only admissions so far have been verbally.

    By 'case' above I meant 'case law' (couldnt find the usual Edit feature).
  14. Dont phone them up. get it all in writing, ask...

    Dont phone them up. get it all in writing, ask them specifically where in the lease/case does it support their position. You can then use this latter at a court/FTT to show youve communicated and...
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    This is something I have seen a lot of, adding on...

    This is something I have seen a lot of, adding on huge charges for late payment of GR.

    Yes of course any requests for extra admin fees must be made in writing, you may or may not like to inform...
  16. Thread: Roof repairs

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    You are asking us the hardest question !..to...

    You are asking us the hardest question !..to interperate your lease, IMO your view is correct but ultimately if you disagree only a court or FTT can judicate on such issues.

    So who did you believe...
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    Phew....LHA would of unleashed his wrath upon you...

    Phew....LHA would of unleashed his wrath upon you :)
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    MrT2014, The problems may be that the...

    MrT2014,

    The problems may be that the 'building' belongs to the freeholder, you as leaseholders just rent it, the lease and to an extent common law will no doubt oblige the freeholder to repair it...
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    Just to add this issue is discussed at Nearly...

    Just to add this issue is discussed at Nearly Legal > http://nearlylegal.co.uk/blog/2014/08/costs-forfeiture/
  20. There is no such law, the due date would be in...

    There is no such law, the due date would be in the lease, but it would be wise to wait a month or so as suggested, follow the CPR Pre Action Rules and sent a LBA (Letter Before Actiopn) notice.
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    You must do things by the lease, you'll run into...

    You must do things by the lease, you'll run into problems if you ask the other LH to informally chip in, etc.

    You can argue historic neglect, i.e it costs 20k now but iof it was looked after 5...
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    Good point although the defendant could ask it...

    Good point although the defendant could ask it not be allowed plus claim for costs for attending that hearing, a LiP could get about £300/£400 maybe.
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    Well..invalid summarys could be considered minor...

    Well..invalid summarys could be considered minor technical matters BUT its my belief that if legal action is started and the LH can show that nothing is payable AT THE TIME THE ACTION WAS STARTED...
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    Just clicked on another decision at random here >...

    Just clicked on another decision at random here > http://www.lease-advice.org/decisions/8587pdf/9001-10000/9776.pdf

    It appears that again the FH hasnt sent proper demands (I believe not complying...
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    In that case though, it would appear that the...

    In that case though, it would appear that the issue of the S20C application should of been made either by the court or remitted back to the FTT after the Courts final decision, as I mentioned, the...
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