We take this opportunity to extend our best wishes to all our customers in advance of the festive season, and for the new year to come. Please note that HomeGround’s office will close at 4.00pm on Friday 23rd December 2022 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 3rd January 2023. Our Customer Telephone Contact phone lines will reopen at 10:00 am on Tuesday 3rd January 2023.
Recent changes brought about by the Building Safety Act and the associated regulations may provide some leaseholders with protections against costs arising from certain building safety related costs, in some circumstances. A deed of certificate, in the prescribed form set out by government, needs to be completed to determine if you are eligible for the protections...
For Leases granted by Redrow Real Estates Limited that were acquired by Adriatic at Crawford Building, London E1 and Kingston Riverside, Kingston-Upon-Thames KT2 We are pleased to confirm that, following an agreement between developer Redrow with Adriatic, Adriatic will offer to remove rent review clauses from 210 leases at Kingston Riverside, originally granted by Redrow with rent review clauses doubling more frequently than every 20 years (Doubling Clauses). Adriatic will also vary the overriding lease owned by Redrow at Crawford Building to permit them to vary those residential underleases held under their lease which contain Doubling Clauses.
For Leases granted by Miller Homes Limited that were acquired by Adriatic at Silsoe and Abacus at Fairfield Drive We are pleased to confirm that, following an agreement between developer Miller Homes with Adriatic and Abacus, Adriatic and Abacus will offer to remove rent review clauses from 3 leases at Silsoe and one lease at Fairfield Drive respectively, originally granted by Miller Homes with rent review clauses doubling more frequently than every 20 years (Doubling Clauses).
For Leases granted by Countryside Properties at Highmead (aka Silverpoint), Edmonton N18 We are pleased to confirm that, following an agreement between developer Countryside Properties, and Adriatic, Adriatic has entered into voluntary Undertakings with the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), to offer to remove rent review clauses from 119 leases at Highmead, originally granted by Countryside with rent review clauses doubling more frequently than every 20 years (Doubling Clauses), including where these had been replaced with reviews linked to the Retail Prices Index (RPI).
As part of our commitment to professional and personal development across our team, we give all our staff access to a range of external training and development opportunities, including studying for recognised professional qualifications as members of industry bodies such as the Institute of Residential Property Management (IRPM)...
We are pleased to announce that just before Christmas, HomeGround, as part of a cross-industry group of stakeholders reached an agreement with the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) on the terms of the Grant Funding Agreement (GFA) for the Non-ACM Building Safety Fund