The Liver Building

Conveyancing Law Update Including the Leasehold & Freehold Reform Bill (online)


Speaker: Richard Snape

Date: Tuesday 19th March, 2024

Time: 13:30 - 16:30

Areas of Law: Property

Competencies: B


Course Code: S4759


The Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill is the most significant piece of property legislation in a generation. In addition, the Building Safety Act continues to cause major problems. 

Topics covered include:

  • Changes to the Fire Safety Order 2005
  • Building Safety Act 2022 and registration of higher-risk buildings
  • Building Safety Act 2022 and Leaseholder protections
  • Building Safety Act 2022 changes to leasehold extensions
  • Mortgage Company requirements
  • Recent case law
  • The Renters (Reform) Bill and the abolition of assured shorthold tenancies
  • Ground Rent Issues including case law on solicitors liability
  • Law Society guidance on climate change
  • The Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill: changes to lease extensions, ground rents, service charges, estate charges, rentcharges and leasehold houses

Can’t make the date/time or need to revisit the training? No problem, booking onto this event means you will receive a link to access a recording of the event at your leisure! The link will be sent within approx 72hrs of live broadcast & be available for approx. 3 months, to view as many times as you wish.

Speaker Biographies

Richard has been the Head of Professional Support at Davitt Jones Bould since 2002. 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.


Member £110
Non-member £155
Training Passport Free
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