Tenants whose flats suffer from damp and mould can sometimes prosecute their landords for compensation if the properties are a statutory nuisance
This section contains posts about or commenting on significant legal cases in landlord & tenant law.
A European decision on the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations as they apply to penalty clauses in tenancy agreements
Some thoughts on tenancy deposit protection after considering further the Court of Appeal decision of Superstrike Ltd v Rodrigue
A Court of Appeal decision on tenancy deposits paid before April 2007 where the fixed term expires after that time
Thankfully the Court of Appeal has decided that Ms Old’s six months paymnet of rent in advance were not a deposit that required protection under the tenancydeposit rules
Guest blogger Samir Jeraj asks if the intentional homelessness rule is compatable with our Human Rights legislation – what do you think?