Hello, welcome to the website. My name is Tony, I can assist you with this.
You want to find out whether the land you own is freehold or leasehold?
I know the land is lease hold. I am trying to find out the address of the tenure as i have lost his details. I have just sold my property and need the information for my solicitor. I have tryed land registry and a number of other things.
The tenure is the way in which land is held, i.e. freehold or leasehold. So you're trying to find the landlord's address?
Do you have any rent or service charge demands from the landlord, as they should have his/her address on?
Alternatively, you could do land registry searches on your adjoining land, and see what comes back. What you tend to see is references to adjoining land, which would include the owner's details of the adjoining land and enable you to work out who the landlord is.
Also, what about buildings insurance? Do you have to obtain a policy, and note the landlord's interest on it (i.e. you would have had to give the insurer his/her details)?
All the neighbours have been freehold for a number of years and so do not hold details. I do not have any rent charge demands as i explained i misplaced these. I m not sure about the buildings insurance policy as my husband deals with that side of things.
The title of your neighbours at the land registry may still contain details, because they may relate to covenants affecting the land. As I say, this is quite common, and worth exploring. It is worth checking your bank account, as rental/service charge payments might be made from it, and this might give you details of the payee.
The building insurance is also worth checking if you can.
I'm not sure I can think of any other ways to identify the landlord really.
The leasehold interest in property should still be registered though at HM Land Registry (unless it's very old).
So it's worth double checking at the Land Registry what you can find.
I have tryed the bank and they can not give details of the payee. Also information i got from the land registry was the landlord was dated back to 1972.
Okay, I'm not sure I can think of anything else I'm afraid. There is no central register or anything that simple, so it's a case of detective work, and what I've mentioned is the best I can suggest.
Ok. I am still none the wiser then therefore am i right in thinking i do not have to pay the fee.