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Leasehold Service Charges

Article contributed by Ashley Pratt, Barrister, 39 Essex Chambers   Fairness vs certainty. Leasehold service charges. Sara & Hossein Asset Holdings Ltd (a company incorporated in the British Virgin Islands) v Blacks Outdoor Retail Ltd [2023] UKSC 2    Where the natural and ordinary words in a service charge provision points to an unfair outcome for a tenant can the court ‘‘rescue’’ such a clause?      Bailli Link: https://www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKSC/2023/2.html    Summary    The Supreme Court had to decide whether a…

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