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Leaseholders and 'The Right to Manage'

Jennifer Tracey | 17:03 UK time, Saturday, 23 January 2010

Peter Rochford runs an organisation in Hastings that helps leaseholders of flats and apartments who feel they're paying over the odds for the upkeep of their building.

Peter was nominated for the iPM New Year's Honour by Sarah who wrote that many elderly people with retirement flats in the town were being overcharged.

She said unscrupulous landlords added administration charges on top of their standard buildings insurance premiums and maintenance costs leaving leaseholders with big bills.

We sent reporter Andrew Bomford to meet Peter and some of the people he's helped with his group called S.E.L.C.H.A

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