Estate Rentcharges, Ground Rent & EWS1 Certificates – Live Webinar

Date & Time

26th January 2021 | LIVE Webinar | 2.00 - 5.00 pm


£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members


Estate Rentcharges, Ground Rent & EWS1 Certificates - Live Webinar

Estate rentcharges on freehold developments are causing major problems and mortgage companies are frequently requiring mortgagee protection clauses.  In addition, escalating and high ground rents continue to cause problems and is an area where lender part 2s are frequently changing.  The EWS1 Certificates in relation to cladding are also causing major problems.  The course aims to look at some of the issues.  Topics covered include:

  • The law in relation to estate rentcharges
  • Spotting an estate rentcharge
  • Reporting to the lender in relation to estate rentcharges
  • Reporting on ground rents
  • Higher ground rents and assured tenancies
  • Problems in relation to leasehold houses
  • Problems with the EWS1 Certificate

Richard Snape has been the Head of Professional Support at Davitt Jones Bould since 2002.   He speaks at numerous courses for law societies all over the country, various public courses, in-house seminars within solicitors’ firms and has also talked extensively to local authorities and central government bodies.  His areas of specialism include both commercial and residential property, in particular in relation to local government law, conveyancing issues, development land, commercial property and incumbrances in relation to land.