Landlord and tenant

Service charge

Ghosh v Hanover Gate Mansions Ltd and another

  • Upper Tribunal: Lands Chamber
  • 23 September 2019
  • Judge Elizabeth Cooke
  • [2019] UKUT 290 (LC)
  • [2019] PLSCS 200
Landlord and tenant – Service charges – Qualifying long-term agreement – Tenant appealing against decision of First-tier Tribunal regarding management services element of service charge – Whether agreement between landlord and service management company was qualifying long-term agreement – Appeal allowed The appellant was the tenant of a one-bedroomed flat at 60A Hanover Gate Mansions, Park Road, London NW1 which he held under a long lease. He was one of 180 lessees at Hanover Gate Mansions, which consisted of six purpose-built blocks of Victorian and Edwardian mansion flats opposite Regent’s Park. The first respondent was the freeholder and the appellant’s
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