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lease·hold

 (lēs′hōld′)
n.
1. The fact or condition of holding property by lease.
2. Property held by lease.

lease′hold′er n.

leasehold

(ˈliːsˌhəʊld)
n
1. (Law) land or property held under a lease
2. (Law) the tenure by which such property is held
3. (Law) (modifier) held under a lease

lease•hold

(ˈlisˌhoʊld)

n.
1. property acquired under a lease.
2. a tenure under a lease.
adj.
3. held by lease.
[1710–20]

leasehold

1. the holding of property by lease.
2. the property held in this way. Cf. freehold.
See also: Property and Ownership
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.leasehold - land or property held under a lease
acres, demesne, landed estate, estate, land - extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use; "the family owned a large estate on Long Island"
Translations

leasehold

[ˈliːshəʊld]
A. N (= contract) → derechos mpl de arrendamiento; (= property) → inmueble m arrendado
B. CPD [property, house, flat] → arrendado, alquilado
leasehold reform Nreforma f del sistema de arriendos

leasehold

[ˈliːshəʊld]
n
(= contract) → bail m
(= property) → immeuble m donné à bail
modif [property] → loué(e) à bail, donné(e) à bail

leasehold

[ˈliːsˌhəʊld]
1. adjin affitto
2. n (property) → proprietà f inv in affitto; (tenure) → diritto di godimento (della proprietà)
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The draft Commonhold and Leasehold Reform Bill, which will apply to England and Wales, will offer flat-dwellers an alternative to leasehold rights on their property by creating a new "commonhold" form of ownership.
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The government has launched a consultation on whether to change the law to stop developers selling homes on a leasehold basis.
HANNAH Blythyn, Labour AM for Delyn, has welcomed the latest move by the Welsh Government to take action on the concerns around leasehold sales on new build homes.
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I can understand a leasehold for a block of flats because you don't want to be structurally responsible for the whole building.
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