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A rentcharge is a method of securing a regular payment due to a third party in respect of land other than a payment by way of rent under a lease or of interest. Rentcharges historically were a mechanism enabling developers to continue to receive an income from land after it had been developed and sold and remains common in certain parts of the country including in the larger metropolises in the north and in the south-west. The Rentcharges Act 1977 (RA 1977) abolished new rentcharges, subject to limited exceptions, and provided for the extinguishment of existing rentcharges by 2037.
One of those exceptions is an estate rentcharge, being a rentcharge created for the purpose of:
making covenants by the owner of the land enforceable by the rent owner (provided it is not more than a nominal amount), or
of meeting or contributing to the provision of services, maintenance, repairs, insurance or for the benefit of the land
In this scenario
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