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Leasehold Officer

Manchester, Lancashire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£33,000 to £33,300
Job Type
21 Jul 2022
Leasehold Officer


Manchester/ Home Working

35 hours pw

We are currently working on behalf of a social housing provider based in Manchester to recruit to a Leasehold Officer on a permanent basis.

The role will enable home working most days, however there is the option to utilise their Manchester based offices if preferred.

The post will process the sale of the providers properties through Right to Acquire, Right to Buy and Shared Ownership, to process staircasing, assignments and lease extensions, and to assist with other disposals and legal enquiries.

Responsibilities of the Leasehold Officer includes:

Working within Leasehold & Private Rent Team
Processing properties via Right to Acquire, Right to Buy and Shared Ownership
Processing staircasing, assignments and lease extensions
Assisting with disposals and legal enquiries
Acting as the first point of contact for enquiries from tenants, solicitors, leaseholders and freeholders
Ensuring that all processes follow procedure, that systems are up to date and that processes meet legal requirements and timescales
Ensuring that applicants meet RTA/ RTB criteria and that money laundering checks are carried out as appropriate
Advising customers on their obligations and responsibilities as per their lease or deed
Assisting in property purchases and/ or buybacks
Providing reports to managers and other departments
Setting Service charges and rents and review accounts for relevant leaseholders and Shared OwnersExperience of the Leasehold Officer includes:

Knowledge of Right to Buy and Right to Acquire
Knowledge of lease extensions and staircasing
Driver and access to a vehicleTo be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall - Divisional Manager at Hamilton Woods on (phone number removed) or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 - 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot respond to all applicants, and please assume your application has been unsuccessful
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  • Job Reference: 663457084-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Hamilton Woods
    Hamilton Woods
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £33,000 to £33,300
  • Sector: Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Permanent