ILA monthly meeting wed 13.4.11

ILA monthly meeting

Wednesday  13th  April  2011
Islington Town Hall Chambers
7pm – 9pm

Guest speaker: Two Solicitors from the “Lease” Organisation who will offer advice on Leasehold issues

Hosting the meeting:  Dr Brian Potter, ILA Chairman


Please tell all leaseholders on your Estates and in Street Properties and suggest that they attend especially those who do not have email

You can renew your membership or  download a membership form here

Blenheim estate resident to receive itemised bill FIVE years after request bill for maintenance work five years after she first asked for one!

From: Islington Tribnune 1.4.11

Contractors working on behalf of Homes for Islington (HfI) carried out the repairs in 2006 over three months on the Blenheim estate at Marlborough Road, replacing windows with double glazing, repairing the roof and other common areas. Yara Spinelly, 56, had threatened to go to court rather than pay the full £28,000 for her share of the work on her estate because she had never received a final bill. more….

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Bemerton leaseholders could lose their homes if estate is demolished

Bemerton leaseholders could lose their homes if estate is demolished

By ROB BLEANEY, islington Gazzette Wednesday, March 30, 2011

MORE than 250 leaseholders on an estate earmarked for demolition could be forced to give up their homes or face being saddled with huge mortgages for flats in the swanky new blocks. more…

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