The aftermaths of the leasehold scandal might be trifling but, they could be negotiated accordingly. However, it has resulted in the authorities making amendments to the leasehold laws, which might not be as negligible as the leasehold scandal itself. It is no wonder that with every amendment made, the investments are affected in the meanwhile, and it could be depreciating towards the value of the investment as well as of the property in the long run.
However, keeping the entire stance in mind, it has been speculated that whether the new leasehold laws would have an influence on the investments made by the leaseholders, and the answer is yes. The new leasehold laws focuses on eliminating the occurrence of another scandal, and the authorities should be able to make slight changes to the law to permit the approval of the aforementioned regulations.
As a leaseholder, you should be familiar with the changes made to the leasehold laws, and you should weigh in the possible factors which could result in affecting the investment made by you. If you treat it as a negligible process then, you might have to pay for the consequences that you might not have been expecting in the first place.
It is understandable that one would be skeptical to accept the changes made to the law; however, it could potentially benefit them in the long run. It might prove beneficial towards the investment, and it could be possible for yielding a profitable ROI, which would make it acceptable for them to nod to the changes made by the law.
Ask your freeholder or, any involving party to update you on the changes made to the leasehold laws, and you should work with an expert to determine that how these changes would affect your investments.