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MHK wants to change property management laws

Private member's bill would update leasehold legislation

An MHK is seeking permission from the House of Keys to make it easier for those living in flats to manage their own homes.

Manx laws currently make it difficult for those living in leasehold premises which use management companies to take over the running of the building, according to Ramsey member Lawrie Hooper.

He's asking for leave to introduce a private member's bill amending legislation in this area.

After speaking to his constituents about the issue, Mr Hooper says there is a better option:

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