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Understanding your lease quiz

1. Do you have a copy of the lease? *This question is required.
2. How long is your lease? *This question is required.
3. Are you aware of the parties to the lease? *This question is required.For example these could be the leaseholder (you), head lessor, freeholder
4. Do you know the physical extent of the property? *This question is required.This will be the flat itself but could also include a loft or basement if applicable.
5. How well do you understand your rights in relation to common areas in the building? *This question is required.For example, does the lease provide for a right of way over a path or staircase?
6. Do you need to have carpet in the flat? *This question is required.
7. Are you allowed to have a pet in the flat? *This question is required.
8. Use of the property *This question is required.
9. Nuisance *This question is required.
10. Ground rent *This question is required.
11. Do you feel you understand the provision in the lease to pay service charges? *This question is required.
12. Does your lease have a provision for a sinking/reserve fund? *This question is required.
13. Insurance *This question is required.
14. Repair and maintenance of the flat *This question is required.
15. Changes to the flat (alterations and additions) *This question is required.
16. The landlord’s rights to access the flat *This question is required.
17. Are you aware of the landlord’s obligation to ensure you have quiet enjoyment over your property and do you know what it means in practice? *This question is required.
18. The landlord’s obligations to repair and maintain the building *This question is required.
19. Responsibility for repairing the window frames *This question is required.
20. What would you do if a neighbour broke a clause of their lease? *This question is required.
21. What happens if you break a clause of the lease? *This question is required.
This question requires a valid email address.