I have not discussed with the freeholder yet; I wanted to establish our position before speaking with them.
In a nutshell, yes, the freeholder will.
In addition, the freeholder would have had to give consent to anytransfer, if ever you came to sell the property and this would have cropped upthen.
In the lease, it is usual for there to be no requirement on a landlordto demand the rent or insurance and is and it is an obligation of thetenant/leaseholder to volunteer the payments. I appreciate that you cannotvolunteer the payments unless you know what they are in respect of the insurerand is but nonetheless, that is the situation.
I am sorry, I appreciate that this is probably not the answer youwanted but I have a duty to advise you truthfully, and honestly, even if thatanswer is unfavourable.
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