I have learned from the excellent 'Recent developments in Housing Law' section of Legal Action Magazine, of Ferguson v. Jones (January 2009) a new tenancy deposit case in Birmingham County … [Read more...]
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This is a report of a case kindly provided to me by Simon Parrott of Palmers Solicitors (Bedford). I am writing following a recent hearing at Bedford County Court on 28th October, to let you know the … [Read more...]
The Residential Landlords Association is pretty pleased with itself, as it has successfully challenged a claim by a tenant, supported by the CAB, against a landlord who was in breach of the tenancy … [Read more...]
Landlords the length and breadth of the country will (or should) be celebrating the House of Lords decision in the leading case of Lewisham v. Malcolm, (discussed by me previously here) and the … [Read more...]
Readers who were interested in my earlier post on the landlord whose disabled tenant appealed against a possession order obtained under s21, will be interested in this quote from the final paragraph … [Read more...]
Speaking to a solicitor friend of mine recently who does housing association repossession work, she said bitterly that it seemed to be impossible nowadays to evict tenants who have any sort of … [Read more...]