Today, we have written to Michael Gove about the devastating news of the death of Tom Mansell, a 37-year-old leaseholder from Leeds. Read the letter here.
Our hearts go out to Tom’s family and friends.
Following on swiftly from the successful #LeaseholdersTogether rally in Westminster on 16th September, we have organised the Cladiators’ Party Conference, which will take place outdoors next to Manchester Central Library in St Peter’s Square M2 5PD, from 11:30am to 1:30pm on Sunday 3rd October. This event has been arranged to coincide with the opening day of the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester.
We were overwhelmed by the absolutely amazing turnout and support at the #LeaseholdersTogether rally in Parliament Square on 16 September. Thanks to everyone who attended.
In July, we submitted our response to the HM Treasury Consultation on the proposed Residential Property Developer Tax – you can read it here.
Thank you to everyone who helped with this submission.
Read notes from the EOCS meeting on 22 June with HM Treasury, HMRC and MHCLG as part of the consultation on RPDT here.
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Join us for our Leaseholders Together rally on Thursday 16 September 2021 (1pm-4pm) in Parliament Square, London!Continue reading “Leaseholders Together Rally: 16 September 2021”
Homes England has issued new guidance notes for property valuers who have been requested by a Help to Buy equity mortgage borrower to value their property with external cladding.Continue reading “New Guidance Notes for Property Valuers (Help to Buy)”
This is a guide to the McPartland-Smith amendments to the Building Safety Bill, as at 27 July 2021. We recommend that you read it together with the amendments. Many thanks to Liam Spender for providing this helpful summary.Continue reading “Building Safety Bill: McPartland-Smith Amendments”
We met with Lord Greenhalgh and MHCLG officials on 22 July. Our detailed notes of the meeting are below. We expect the next meeting to take place after the summer recess.Continue reading “Summary of Meeting Between Resident Groups, Lord Greenhalgh and MHCLG”
We cautiously welcome today’s shock government announcement on EWS1 and the need to inject some much-needed common sense into how building safety is being handled for low- and medium-rise apartment buildings – a true and proportionate risk-based approach is something we have been calling for since we relaunched our campaign.
End Our Cladding Scandal campaigners and supporters have written to Prime Minister Boris Johnson begging him to end the building safety crisis.Continue reading “Letter to Boris Johnson”