Service Charge and Ground Rent Arrears

Our team acts on behalf of a broad range of managing agents and freeholders with regards to recovery of outstanding service charge and ground rent arrears.

Benefits for you

  • We always seek to recover all costs from your debtor as these are, in most circumstances, recoverable under the terms of the lease/transfer deed.
  • The action taken to recover the outstanding sums is dependent on whether the property is leasehold or freehold. Our extensive service includes:

Leasehold Properties

o Letter Before Action
o Issuing Court proceedings and obtaining Judgment
o Application to Lender
o Preparation and Service of Section 146 Notices
o Issuing Forfeiture Proceedings and obtaining Forfeiture Order
   (lease forfeiture)

 Freehold Properties

o Letter Before Action
o Issuing Court proceedings and obtaining Judgment
o Enforcement of Judgment
o Orders for Sale



Please telephone and speak to one of our lawyers for free on 0800 037 1625 or fill in the online form to request a call back and someone will ring you within 24 hours.

You can access any of our company, commercial and business lawyers at any of our offices spread throughout Surrey, Hampshire and Greater London including Kingston upon Thames, Bordon, Cheam, Canary Wharf, Leatherhead, Raynes Park, Surbiton, Tolworth or Walton on Thames.