Senior associate Shabnam Ali-Khan and Colin Horton, Managing Director of Hortons Valuers (specialist leasehold enfranchisement firm), discuss the routes and pitfalls surrounding the issue of lease extensions for residential flats. In this session they set out the basics of lease extensions and why it is not good to wait till your lease falls below 80 years.

Watch this space for the next conversation, which is on the subject of 'The proposed leasehold reforms: what they mean and when will they be coming into force?'