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I own some apartments that have a management company that

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I own some apartments that have a management company that demanded ground rent for 2012 and 2013 in 2013 and then kept 75% of the money and passed only 25% on to the freeholder. Is that obtaining money under false pretenses ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Stuart J replied 1 year ago.

Good afternoon. My name is ***** ***** it’s my pleasure to help you with this today.

I need some more information from you please.

Can you please confirm that this was ground rent wasn’t passed on to the freeholder and not service charge.

How do you know this?

The management company owed some kind of management fees?

As much background detail as possible is really useful please thank you.

Please bear with me today and over the weekend because I will be online off-line spasmodically and therefore, I may not get back to you immediately. Thank you