I hope that in view of the resolution passed to-day by the London Labour Party’s Regional Conference that there will be Labour Party Banners at the leasehold/fire safety rally on Thursday 16 September 2021 in Parliament Square. The Beckenham Labour Party Banner will be at the rally. The rally is called by the End Our […]
Dermot Mckibbin has set up this site.It is intended to promote discussion and raise awareness amongst progressive opinion about the need for reform of the medieval leasehold system in England and Wales. The leasehold tenure has been abolished in nearly all the English-speaking world including Scotland. The site will occasionally cover other housing issues.
Dermot believes that the solution to the injustices of the leasehold system is to adopt the Commonhold Tenure. This would allow people to manage blocks of flats in accordance with their wishes. The leasehold system needs to be abolished and not just polished up at the edges.