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I live in an upper floor maisonette on leasehold, as part of

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I live in an upper floor maisonette on leasehold, as part of the leasehold agreement the council are still responsible for the structure, do the joists and floorboards fall within the structure? Our floor boards squeak a lot and this is causing trouble between us and our downstairs neighbour due to the noise, they currently rent their property from the council. Who would be responsible for replacing the boards if that was the solution?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  Thomas replied 3 years ago.

Hi,

 

ow does the lease define the "property"?

 

Are the floor boards included within the definition?

 

Kind regards


Tom

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Dont currently have a copy of the lease to hand so am unable to answer that

Craig
Expert:  Thomas replied 3 years ago.

Hi Craig,


Can you check and come back to me when you have it?

 

Your question will remain open. so when you post your reply once you have the lease then I will be notified and can then answer..

Tom