We could be seeing more commonhold ownership opportunities in the future. Clearly there are reasons why this form of ownership will be popular, but it may not be for everyone. In particular, the advantages currently offered by leasehold ownership must not be overlooked. It will be interesting to see the Law Commission’s proposals when they are published.
Expansion of the commonhold system of home ownership as an alternative to leasehold tenancies has been urged by the government's law reform adviser.