I am still slightly in shock after reading about the new section 21 case on the Nearly Legal website. It brings in a big change - a very welcome one for landlords. In fact for landlords, Christmas … [Read more...]
This section contains posts about or commenting on significant legal cases in landlord & tenant law.
Sometimes, bringing a claim in the civil courts is not enough to get repair work actually done. For example, housing specialist solicitors Anthony Gold have just successfully prosecuted Lambeth … [Read more...]
New cases on the unfair terms regulations are quite rare - those from the European Court even more so. So its very interesting to have a European decision. Brusse and Garabito v Jahani Ltd  … [Read more...]
The Superstrike case on tenancy deposit protection, which burst onto the legal landscape a couple of weeks ago (and which I initially reported on here) seems to have caused quite a furore among the … [Read more...]
Note: see also my more recent post on this case >> here More Court of Appeal decisions on tenancy deposit issues are coming out - and those niggly issues are gradually being resolved. Here is … [Read more...]
I am very much obliged to Linda Howard, from the Residential Property Litigation team at Shoosmiths Solicitors who has kindly sent me the approved Judgement for the Court of Appeal decision in Johnson … [Read more...]