NDM6671 Debate on a Member's Legislative Proposal - Leasehold Residential Houses

NDM6671 Mick Antoniw (Pontypridd)

To propose the National Assembly for Wales:

1. Notes a proposal for a Bill to:

a) abolish the building of leasehold residential houses in Wales; and

b) improve consumer awareness of the implications of leasehold tenure.

2. Notes that the purpose of the Bill would be to:

a) place a duty on local authorities in Wales to reject all planning applications for leasehold residential housing developments; and

b) place a duty on sales and management agents to provide potential purchasers of existing leasehold properties with information on the implications of leasehold contracts.

 

Supporters:
Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan)
Jenny Rathbone (Cardiff Central)
Mike Hedges (Swansea East)
Vikki Howells (Cynon Valley)

 

Business type: Debate

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: Complete

First published: 14/06/2021

Decision due: 27 Jun 2018 by Plenary - Fifth Senedd

Lead member: Mick Antoniw MS